I was thrilled to be informed last week that I’ve been honored as “Environmentalist of the Year” by the Long Island Sierra Club. As a professor of journalism at SUNY/College at Old Westbury, I’ve taught Environmental Journalism for decades and spend several classes in presentations about John Muir, founder of the Sierra Club. (more…)
When the eclipse came last week, I feared my life was in eclipse.
As the sky darkened, I felt my life darkening, too. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dr. Frank Adipietro
The doctor inserted the needle into my back and soon the pain was gone.
The doctor was Shelter Island’s Frank J. Adipietro. He practices in a wing dedicated as the Frank J. Adipietro, Jr. Interventional Pain Center at the historic Eastern Long Hospital in Greenport — the first voluntary non-profit hospital in Suffolk and now affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.
Dr. Adipietro’s Pain Center is a medical treasure on Long Island. (more…)
Furious over investigative reporting by Newsday, the Suffolk County and New York State chairman of the Independence Party invited me on his radio program.
Frank MacKay said he wanted to discuss “gotcha journalism.” (more…)