Monthly Archives: May 2016

Mark Torres Grabs You By The Legal Thriller Lapels

There’s something to be said about lawyers turned writers who are able to churn out gripping legal thrillers. It’s a feat that well-known authors...

Jericho Turnpike Full Of Trash: Illegal Disposal Befouls Bellerose Terrace Section

Bellerose Terrace lies a stone’s throw from the Queens/Nassau County border. And like many other communities, there are quality of life issues that periodically...

Five Scribes That Inspire Mark Torres

While lawyer/author Mark Torres made his debut novel, A Stirring in the North Fork, into a legal thriller, high profile barristers turned scribes S....

Memorial Day Grand Marshal

Jim Conti has seen a lot. As a member of the First Signal Battalion, which supported Fourth Armored Division (General George S. Patton’s famous...

Sounds Of Grass Roots Activism: Floral Park Family Pushes For Hearing Aid Coverage

When the Meyfohrt and Burrous families celebrate the first Hearing Aid Awareness Day on Sunday, May 29, it will be at Floral Park’s Centennial...

A Stirring In Floral Park: Local Author Debuts With Legal Thriller

There’s an old adage that says you should write what you know in order to make any headway as a scribe. For Mark Torres,...

A Day Of Military, Not Monetary Remembrances

It serves as the unofficial kickoff for the summer season and/or yet another three-day weekend for retailers to fill their coffers with the bounty...

Former Yankee Joins Baseball Staff

Major League pitching veteran John Habyan has joined Hofstra’s New York Baseball Academy (NYBA) as a lead instructor to nurture young baseball players. Through...

Nassau Museum Benefit Boosts Participants’ Golf Game

      The Art of Golf and Tennis Too!, at the PGA Tour Superstore in Westbury, was a fun evening of networking, golf, games and sampling...

Summer Programs 2016

With the summer season approaching there will be early registration for many popular summer programs. The full-day program, youth gardening, cartooning and new youth...