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KJ Farrell’s Open Jam Night is a Musician’s Dream

Richard “Buzz” Bergen of Bellmore was returning to KJ Farrrell’s popular Sunday Open Jam Night after a prolonged absence. As a former saxophonist for the Rolling Stones tribute band Streetfighter, he was looking to maintain his musical timing by playing within
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LIIFE Opens Tonight, Celebrates 20 Years

DOUGLAS FINLAY One of the coolest 25 film festivals in the country and the largest film festival of its kind in Nassau, the Long Island International Film Exposition adds another distinction this year as it celebrates its 20th year as the
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Spring Dining Opens Up

Spring’s in full bloom and diners will be excited once again to get out and into milder weather to discover – and indeed indulge – in the newest and latest creations from all the well-known local chefs. Not only are there
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Library Museum Passes Rock!

DOUGLAS FINLAY One of the more popular and growing programs at local libraries in recent years is the addition of museum passes to repertories that enable families of up to six to enjoy a full day’s outing at a local children’s
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Transforming Thanksgiving Leftovers

DOUGLAS FINLAY Thanksgiving is a quintessential American holiday – the other being the Fourth the July – in which people rejoice and give thanks for all they have. During this four-day holiday extravaganza,  thoughts of  parades pervade the air, along with
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Merrick Author Launches First Novel

At the age of 19 Lonnie Ostrow was, like many men with sensibilities his age, trying to find his way through, reading poetry and playing guitar. He even strung together a couple of songs, writing both the music and lyrics. Many