THAT’S SO LONG ISLAND WINNER
“Today I am your champion.” Billy Joel sang those words in his 1974 hit “The Entertainer,” and they ring true today as the Piano Man has emerged the victor of Newsday’s “That’s SO Long Island” tournament. After three weeks and more than 520,000 reader votes, Joel beat out 63 other local celebrities, foods, places and activities to be declared the most “Long Island” of them all. Click here for 13 reasons why he probably won the title.
Winner: Tracie Razz, of Massapequa Park
Razz won $500 in our reader contest by being the first to correctly predict that Joel, Jones Beach, bagels and Jones Beach concerts would be the final four contestants.SEE FULL BRACKETS