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Review: “Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life”

Review: “Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life”

By Rita Plush “Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life: Because You Can’t Go Naked” by George Brescia Non-fiction Gallery Books $21.99 George Brescia wants to get into your closet. Whatever…

Dining Review: Matty’s Gourmet Market

Dining Review: Matty’s Gourmet Market

By Shoshanna McCollum 935 Bay Walk, Ocean Beach • 631-583-8023 Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. matthewsseafood.com/mattys-market Matty’s Gourmet Market is a natural offshoot of its namesake seafood…

“Long Island and World War I” Reviewed

“Long Island and World War I” Reviewed

By Rita Plush “Long Island and World War I” By Richard F. Welch Non-fiction, Arcadia Press $21.99 An enthusiastic student of World War I, the book’s author Richard F. Welch…

Wolcott Gibbs: F.I. mellows a curmudgeon

Wolcott Gibbs: F.I. mellows a curmudgeon

History By Thomas McGann “Backward ran sentences until reeled the mind,” reads Wolcott Gibbs’ parody of Time magazine, an article that is still highly touted, so much so that it…

Tesla’s Long Island Legacy

Tesla’s Long Island Legacy

Environment By Karl Grossman North of Fire Island, in Shoreham in Brookhaven Town, Nikola Tesla built a tower that he believed could show that electricity could be distributed freely to…

HYSTERICAL HISTORIES: Lonelyville – 21 Winkle Walk – 1916

HYSTERICAL HISTORIES: Lonelyville – 21 Winkle Walk – 1916

Sybil Sez!! By Sybil Bruncheon A classic ladies gathering always thrown strictly during daylight hours when respectable women (both married and single) could meet each other for polite conversation, sewing…

Seaview Says Sign is Out of Line

Seaview Says Sign is Out of Line

By Emma Boskovski A sign that reads Law Office of Adam. C. Abrams, Esq. Attorney at Law, on a residential property in Seaview, has created a hostile environment between the…

The Ladies of Lez Volley

The Ladies of Lez Volley

By Emma Boskovski Spikes and Dykes, Rainbow Riders, and Lesquires were some of the team names at the Eighth Annual Lez Volley Women’s Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 11. The…

25 Years of the FI Lifeguard Tournament

25 Years of the FI Lifeguard Tournament

By Laura Schmidt // Photos by Robert Sherman Lifeguards from Ocean Beach, Saltaire and Town of Islip competed in challenging conditions on sand and sea at the 25th Annual Fire…

Interview: Anthony Cerabino, Wellness Practitioner

Interview: Anthony Cerabino, Wellness Practitioner

By Shoshanna McCollum It was Anthony Cerabino’s birthday when we sat down to talk with him. The Bay Shore native has just turned 57 years old. He has much to…