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Gypsy Wagons, Flappers and LI Art these are a few of my favorite things!
June 22, 2003
Actually, the Gypsy Wagons at the Long Island Museum of American Art History and Carriages in Stony Brook have always been my favorites. I can see myself on the seat of the larger one, Joe ...
Summer Grilling Tips
June 22, 2003
By DJ CHEF Marc Weiss Hello Long Island Foodies! Summer's here & everyone wants to be "King of the Grill". Well now you can with some of these important grilling tips. Marinating quickly tenderizes meat ...
Long Island's Newest Wine Tasting Place!
June 20, 2003
The Tasting Room Story and photo by Christopher J. Davies
Peconic, New York Long Island wines have been bubbling over...even as the construction of new wineries has ...
A Brief History of Speed Dating: An interview with the man who brought the new dating craze to LI
June 18, 2003
Ok, ladies and gents, you asked for it! Well, not really but I'm giving it to you anyway - the scoop on Speed Dating straight from the mouth of a real pro, Long Island Speed ...
Prevention - A More Cost Effective Strategy
June 13, 2003
By the time you read this column, most school districts in our county will have had their vote on schools budgets and will have elected and/or re-elected school board candidates.
State aid and ...
Planning Your Wedding
June 10, 2003
If you are reading this article you are probably newly engaged-so Congratulations!!! What an exciting time for you and your soon to be spouse. Planning your wedding can be fun and stressful at the same ...
Waiting for the Official Job Offer
June 09, 2003
At the end of the third job interview, Helene was told by the hiring manager, "Congratulations, I am going to recommend you for the position. Expect a call from HR." Helene breathed a sigh of ...
Is Your Child A Jekyll & Hyde?
June 05, 2003
PJ is a young man who was born into a family of promise and tremendous potential. He is sixteen and the youngest of three children. His two older brothers are college graduates living on their ...
Respected Long Island Non-Profit Celebrates 20 Years of Service
June 04, 2003
Long Before Brian Weiss wrote about reincarnation in 1988, or Barbara Brennan wrote about energy healing in 1988, a group of like-minded individuals on Long Island had already been meeting for several years sharing seemingly ...
18 Ways to Save Money
June 01, 2003
Financial Pay your regular bills automatically with a no-fee credit card that offers rewards, such as cash back or free gasoline. Have that card automatically paid off monthly by your bank. You will earn rewards ...
Topical Pain Gels offer L.I. Patients Promising Alternative...
June 01, 2003
Compounded topical pain pelievers in absorbable gels and creams offer medical practitioners the option to lower the dose of more potent narcotics. Also, because of the dosage form, one is able to decrease the number ...
Pop-Up Ads / Pop-Under Ads
May 31, 2003
by Suzi Batta I recently went to Google to do a search and was affronted by a series of pop-up ads. I could not believe that my favorite search engine had sold out to commercialism. ...
Don't look now, but your culture is showing!
May 29, 2003
Culture is a funny, and so often misunderstood, thing. We all have complex cultures--each of us, but we believe it's something only others have. We look to foreigners, to those who are ethnically and/or racially ...
Parenting Is Not A Part Time Job
May 29, 2003
Over the last few weeks we have heard story after story dealing with teenage recklessness. A college student in Plattsburg died while pledging for a non-sanctioned fraternity. Countless high school girls were hospitalized in Illinois ...
The Golden Employee Part II: Engaging Staff and Building Loyalty
May 28, 2003
Many articles and research studies are now focusing on employee loyalty and engagement . More important than retention numbers, they tell us, this information can help organizational leaders to determine whether or not ...
Reclaiming the Code of Conduct
May 22, 2003
The media frenzy around the fact that fifteen high school baseball players walked into a strip club in Florida has not helped to clarify the issues in this unfortunate circumstance. Sensationalizing the immature decision making ...
For Non-Profits: Get Your Voices Heard In Cyberspace
By Debra Scala Giokas
May 21, 2003
After more than a decade of working with lawyers who do wonderful things for the not-for-profit sector, I found myself in a support role for many attorneys who volunteered their time and talent to charitable ...
Resources and Other Helpful Advice
May 21, 2003
There is a lot to cover on the subject of this column - minority owned business development - so to keep the effort focused and useful, I will organize articles around four main topics, Resources, ...
So, Why Don't You Tell Me About Yourself?
May 20, 2003
"So, why don't you tell me about yourself?" is the most frequently asked interview question. It's a question that most interviewees expect and the one they have the most difficulty answering. Though one could answer ...
Cosmetic Surgery to Lift the Body
and the Spirit
By Robin Frank
May 19, 2003
Losing a tremendous amount of weight is a life-altering experience. With dieting, exercise and determination, some people lose 50, 60, even 100 pounds or more. Increasing numbers of severely overweight people are also turning to ...