Happy Memorial Day: My cover story on this The Salvation Army USA volunteer who motivates seniors to bake cupcakes for street homeless veterans http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/salvation-army-seniors-find-that-doing-for-others-helps-them-too-1.8162459
Northwestern is back in the women’s lacrosse Final Four. See how Long Island’s pipeline of great players has made a key contribution to the lacrosse dynasty. http://www.lipulse.com/health-beauty/article/the-sticks-of-li-head-west
Sunrise over the Great Peconic Bay on Long Island’s North Fork.
Bob Serrao once appeared on American Bandstand, sang for Steve Allen and released two records. At 17, his rock and roll career as a member of the Brooklyn-bred Bay Bops was moving faster than teens at a sock hop.
DJs of a certain age play for older crowd: http://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/retirement/djs-of-a-certain-age-play-for-older-crowd-1.7238043
Snow day along Northport Harbor.
(Source: Flickr / jasonmolinet)
There was room to grow on Long Island in the 1950s. Deer Park Avenue boomed. When the nearby Babylon School District could no longer handle the burgeoning population of students, North Babylon High School was built and opened its doors in the fall of 1959.
Red Cross Sandy Aid on Flickr.
Patch.com editors helping the American Red Cross distribute Sandy aid on Long Island’s South Shore. Dec. 2012. Photo by Pam Robinson.