06/14/16 4:30pm
RACHEL YOUNG PHOTO Expert Martial Arts owner Sung Choi, far left, leads students in kicking drills Thursday evening at the Aquebogue school.

RACHEL YOUNG PHOTO Expert Martial Arts owner Sung Choi, far left, leads students in kicking drills Thursday evening at the Aquebogue school.

Whenever I tell someone I have a black belt in karate, his or her eyes invariably widen. Seconds later, I’m usually subjected to the following half-joking inquiry: “Could you beat me up?”

Well, maybe. (more…)

06/03/16 12:00pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | From unlikely-looking ingredients a magical dessert pops up.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | From unlikely-looking ingredients a magical dessert pops up.

Many people who enjoy baking share a childhood epiphany that occurred when they were allowed to mix a handful of dusty flour, a lump of butter that smelled like a cow, and a cup of gritty sugar, and make a cookie. The first time you participate in the transformation of two or three seemingly inedible substances into something as delicious as a sugar cookie, it’s a revelation. (more…)

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04/03/16 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Cameron Diaz and Tom Cruise in "Knight and Day."

COURTESY PHOTO | Cameron Diaz and Tom Cruise in “Knight and Day.”

You will be sitting on the edge of your seat when you see “Knight and Day,” a romantic adventure film starring the handsome Tom Cruise as Roy Miller, a secret agent gone rogue and on the run from the CIA … perhaps? Find out when the film plays at Cinema 114 at the Senior Activity Center on Wednesday, April 6 at 2:30 p.m. (more…)