Featured Artist: Steve Gravano

Steve Gravano – Featured Artist My love for photography started in my early years of high school. You could always find me in the darkroom making prints and listening to music. It was actually music that turned me on to photography. I was working at Record World, one of the great music retailers in the greater New York area when I came across a record label, CTI Records, that had the most outrageous color photographs as covers. Creed Taylor, the founder of CTI, was a world class producer and had a vision of a jazz label that didn’t stop with

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Peconic Bay Medical Center’s Ask the Medical Expert

Peconic Bay Medical Center’s Ask the Medical Expert:  Seeing Pink: Let’s Discuss Breast Cancer & What You Need to Know A Discussion With Dr Susan Lee, Breast Surgeon  with Peconic Bay Medical Center, a member of Northwell Health     Breast cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed in women worldwide which means 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.  According to the American Cancer Society, estimates for breast cancer in the United States for 2018 are as follows: About 266,120 new cases of invasive breast cancer will be diagnosed in women. About 63,960 new

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Save a Life with LifeVac

If you haven’t heard of LifeVac, you should.  It is an amazingly simple device that can remove an object from a blocked airway and save a person from choking to death.  It was invented by Arthur Lih, a Massapequa resident who was affected by the grief of a woman who had lost her child to choking.  “I was visiting my friend in the hospital and we overheard a mother whose child had just choked to death on a grape and the Heimlich Maneuver couldn’t save him” said Lih. “ I immediately thought of my own daughter Jackie, who was seven

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Eva Casale Goes the Distance Once Again As She Runs 7 Marathons in 7 Days

Suffolk Federal’s Senior Vice President of Information Technology Eva Casale Goes the Distance Once Again As She Runs 7 Marathons (184 Miles) in 7 Days Will Run through South Shore and Arrive at Her Final Destination in Copiague on Day 7 Suffolk Federal is the lead sponsor for extreme distance ultra-marathon runner and Senior Vice President of Information Technology, Eva Casale as she completes an incredible seven marathons in seven days to raise funds and awareness for Hope For The Warriors.  Eva will run a total of 184 miles during her “Every Veteran Appreciated Week” which will take place from

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Monday’s at Racines

Mondays at Racine: More Than Skin Deep On Long Island, Monday isn’t just the beginning of the week, it is a day devoted to the well-being for those who are undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. As more and more people are diagnosed with cancer, the need for resources and support to get them back to their everyday life and work environment has become increasingly important. A decade ago, Racine Salon and Spa located on Main Street in Islip, began offering complimentary beauty treatments for those undergoing treatment for cancer on Monday’s, a day that salons are traditionally closed. As the

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For several years, the movie theater on Main Street in Babylon Village sat with its glass-paned doors papered over with posters from its final showings, grimly pinpointing the exact moment in time those doors had shut. Last month, those posters came down, and the doors opened to Long Island’s newest and largest professional equity theatre, bringing new light and color to the classic streets of Babylon Village as the stunning Argyle Theatre. Operating in a town full of old New York charm like Babylon, Mark and Dylan Perlman, the father-son owners of the venue, could think of no better show

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Sizzling Southampton

Southampton’s Sizzling, Summer Fun An exquisite community for New York Metro Area by Alyssa Nightingale, Nightingale & Nightingale  The majestic hamlet of Southampton is unlike any other place that one can visit.  It is one of New York’s wealthiest waterfront locations, a playground for the New York Metro Area jetsetters, celebrities and local residents.  It is part of what is known as “The Hamptons,” considered one of the most prestigious communities in the country. Southampton itself is a quaint little village in the southeast part of Suffolk County, New York, about 90 miles east of Manhattan. Known as the oldest

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Eva Casale to Run 7 Marathons in 7 Days

Eva Casale will run 7 marathons in 7 days to raise money for Hope for the Warriors® Join Eva on her mission of supporting the military community: You don’tt have to participate in all 7 of her 26.2-mile runs, but you can pick a day to join her for the last 3.1 miles of her run. For a suggested donation of $25 you can run as many days as you like and received a T-shirt you may wear during your participation. Be part of the Team and encourage Eva along as you support military families. The routes will be posted on

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