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Debra Markowitz has revolutionized the film industry on Long Island, and is an established author and filmmaker herself.

An Artist Emerges: Debra Markowitz’s Creative Path to Books, Film & LIIFE

July 6, 2014
Long Island guitar god Joe Satriani talks about touring, Hendrix, Strange Beautiful Music and his favorite local pizza joint with the Long Island Press. His unrivaled fretboard wizardry will be on full display June 7 at The Space in Westbury.

Long Island’s Guitar God Joe Satriani Talks Strange Beautiful Music

June 5, 2014
Bayport volunteer/former FDNY firefighter Ray Cooney is making a difference with his hit TV show, Firehouse Kitchen.

Ray Cooney: Warming Up Long Island’s Hearts (and Stomachs) with Firehouse Ki...

May 10, 2014
John Tesh

John Tesh: L.I.’s Renaissance Man

April 4, 2014

Jim Breuer

Jim Breuer: LI’s Former Bad Boy Jokester Opens Up About Life, God and Heavy ...

March 4, 2014
Ryan Cassata

Ryan Cassata: Singer, Songwriter, Voice for LGBT Youth

February 5, 2014
clark gilles

Clark Gillies: Power Player for Long Island Children

January 11, 2014
Daisy Khan

Daisy Khan: Knocking Out Stereotypes

December 2, 2013


Natalie Portman: Hometown Heroine

November 8, 2013
Billy Crystal

Billy Crystal: New Book, Same Big Heart

October 3, 2013

Soledad O’Brien: Reporting Across Racial Lines

September 5, 2013

Greg Galant – Long Island’s Social Media Visionary

August 5, 2013


Stan Lee: Man of Marvels

July 3, 2013

Debbie Gibson: Eternally Electric

June 4, 2013

Doon Gibbs – Science Guy, Soccer Dad

April 29, 2013

Eli Rosenbaum: Nazi Hunter

March 30, 2013


Ari Fliakos: In The Moment, Without A Net

March 4, 2013
Arnold Saltzman

Arnold Saltzman: A Man of War and Peace

February 1, 2013

Melissa Errico Hits All The Notes

January 1, 2013