Opinion: Crowley Loss Signals Voter Volatility

There is a risk, in assessing a titanic political upset, of sounding eulogistic. That is especially true with Congressman Joe Crowley (D-N.Y.), a vibrant and gregarious figure in the House who suffered defeat in the Democratic primary but who has a flourishing future. So forgive me if Read More …

Workshops, Author Readings at LI Lit Fest on Sunday

Cinema Arts is hosting the daylong Word Up: Long Island Lit Fest on Sunday. The day’s events include workshops, best-selling author talks/readings and book  signings. Authors scheduled to speak include Alyson Richman, Meg Wolitzer, Tracey Segarra, David Denby, Susan Rieger, Liza Burby, Rep. Steve Israel, Tom Clavin Read More …

Steve Israel at Book Revue

Former Congressman Steve Israel spoke about and signed his new novel, “Big Guns” at Huntington’s Book Revue on April 19. Interviewing the politician and author was Suffolk County Executive, Steve Bellone. “Big Guns” satirizes the debate about gun control in the U.S. Israel said he Read More …