Based on the true events of the 1980 United States miracle Olympic run, Gavin O’Connor’s Miracle is a film that accurately depicts the events that led to such an astounding victory at Lake Placid. The movie features Kurt Russell playing the role of US head coach Herb Brooks. From thereContinue Reading

The town of Islip has been in an uproar recently due to the proposed poultry slaughterhouse that was submitted for approval. Protests and petitions have started. Over three-hundred residents expressed their concern at the most recent town board meeting and about twenty residents who are animal welfare advocates have contactedContinue Reading

In October of 1988, Steve Aisthorpe went on a mission to climb Pumori, a 7,161 meter (23,494-foot) mountain near Everest with two of his friends, Kristinn Runarsson and Thorsteinn Gudjonsson. He did not know what would happen next was going to put a hole in his heart for 30 years.Continue Reading

On September 28, Indonesia suffered from an earthquake followed by a tsunami with a current death toll of over 1,200 people. The earthquake was a 7.5-magnitude and the tsunami reached as high as twenty feet. These natural disasters greatly affected Palu as well as Sulawesi, Dongala, and other locations inContinue Reading

Flash flooding in Port Jefferson last Tuesday night left the local theatre, Theatre Three, with extensive damage.   According to an article by Newsday, executive director Jeffrey Sanzel estimates about $50,000 worth of damage; most of which will not be covered by insurance.   Marci Bing, the theatre’s Educational TouringContinue Reading

With a plethora of new technologies arising within the 21st century, there have been numerous propositions to shut down the establishment of libraries. This idea sprouted because people are now able to obtain e-books and get all the resources they need on Google. However, libraries allow for an abundance ofContinue Reading