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THE ARTS: Ladies and Gentlemen, Once Again – My Father’s Place

DOUGLAS FINLAY The horn-driven funk band Tower of Power was the last group to perform on stage when the iconic Long Island music club My Father’s Place in Old Roslyn finally closed its doors in May 1987. Handfuls of famous musical

Sardo Celebrates 25 Years as Music Teacher, Calhoun Choral Director

His music is the language of exhaltations – Sanford Sardo, music director at Calhoun High School who has furthered the Calhoun Choral Program to gain a national reputation, was feted for his accomplishments at an after-concert celebration last week that included

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

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

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

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