Heckscher Museum Offers Students Free Portfolio Review

The Heckscher Museum will again offer a free portfolio review for high school students preparing for college admission. The review will return in person this year. Students can attend one or more sessions and receive one on one feedback on their portfolios from college admissions Read More …

‘Draw Out’ Brings the Creative to Heckscher Park

Artists and those just wanting to try their hand at creativity came out for Draw Out Sunday at Heckscher Park. The Heckscher Museum’s Draw Out offered events at the Heckscher Museum and park, including a chance to enjoy music, or creaste or view artwork. Participants Read More …

Heckscher Museum of Art Prepares to Celebrate 100 Years

Nestled in the expanses of Heckscher Park in Huntington lies an institution that has withstood time. The Heckscher Museum of Art has thrived over the past 100 years and on Saturday, it will celebrate its centenary. Anna and August Heckscher donated 185 pieces of art Read More …

Splashes of Hope Brings Color and Comfort to Huntington Hospital

Artists with Splashes of Hope created 22 pieces of art that were donated Friday to Huntington Hospital’s Mother and Baby Unit. Splashes of Hope is a non-profit public charity dedicated to transforming the environments of hospitals and healthcare centers with custom designed hand-painted murals. The Read More …

Northport Historical Society Honors Immigrants in Post-Pandemic Reopening

After a year in the dark, the Northport Historical Society has opened its doors once again, choosing a look at the impact of immigration for its first big exhibit. In the heat of a beautiful Sunday afternoon, miniature flags hung outside of the building, with Read More …

Cinema Arts Virtual Shows Beatles, Exploitation and Tumbleweeds

If you’re itching for entertainment, Cinema Arts Centre has a full lineup of virtual events, including  a free Academy Awards watch party, an Earth Day documentary screening, a multimedia lecture on The Beatles, movie trivia, and a silent film livestream. All programs are currently digital. Read More …

Engeman Theater Joins Effort to Help Unemployed Entertainment Workers

  Several Long Island entertainment venues, including the John W. Engeman Theater in Northport, are providing free boxes of food to those local entertainment workers who need assistance because the Covid-19 epidemic and subsequent shutdown.  Engeman, Malcahy’s Pub and Concert Hall, the Patchogue Theatre for Read More …

Greenlawn Author Publishes ‘Hopeful’ Children’s Book

Early in the pandemic, Greenlawn resident Theresa Trinder was struggling to help her two young sons cope with social distancing. “They weren’t seeing grandparents, teachers or the other people we have come to depend on, and it was tough,” she says. “I was trying to Read More …