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Images of fire damage at Nikola Tesla's last remaining lab provided by the Tesla Science Center at Wardencliffe

$3M Needed Urgently to Save Nikola Tesla’s Last Remaining Lab

Thanks to over 100 firemen and the creative optimism of those who've carried this dream so far, plans for Nikola Tesla's

Nikola Tesla: The Man, The Myth, The Legacy

We are grateful the rain held off as we traipsed about the site of Nikola Tesla’s last and only surviving laboratory,
Images of fire damage at Nikola Tesla's last remaining lab provided by the Tesla Science Center at Wardencliffe

$3M Needed Urgently to Save Nikola Tesla’s Last Remaining Lab

Thanks to over 100 firemen and the creative optimism of those who've carried
Photo of Dolores Thompson in 2008 by Katheryn Laible

In Memoriam: Dolores Thompson, Kevin Thorbourne Sr., Robert DeSimone

Photo of Dolores Thompson taken in 2008 by Katheryn Laible Three extraordinary souls
From Left: Ken Christensen, Libby Hubbard, Craig Riger, Dianne Parker, Lou Giordano at a Leadership Huntignton Founders Dinner in 2014

In Memoriam: Ken Christensen

“The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you
Photo of an historically furnished room at the Walt Whitman Birthplace

History Note: Walt Whitman

When poet, teacher, newspaperman Walt Whitman set out to find his brother, who

Never Forget: Costantino “Gus” Scutari

Photo of Gus with Eagle Scouts from Syosset Troop 205 by Katheryn Laible

A Park for Joy!!!

Here’s the story we wrote about Joy Squires, Huntington’s Environmental Sage in 2016.
Photo of Gus Scutari and Eagle Scouts of Syosset Troop 205

Syosset Road Renamed in Honor of Gus Scutari

Gus Scutari with Eagle Scouts from Troop 205 in 2019. Photo by Katheryn

Legends of Long Island Archives

Nikola Tesla: The Man, The Myth, The Legacy

We are grateful the rain held off as we traipsed about the site of Nikola Tesla’s last and only surviving laboratory, “Wardenclyffe." There, board member Neil Baggett talked about the
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Gus Scutari: Syosset’s Humble Champion of Americanism

We read this over and over and learn something new each time -- WWII Veteran, Memorial Day Parade Organizer, and ardent booster of continuing to endeavor to be a good
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Gus

Gus Scutari represents the best that Syosset has to offer. He is simply a local treasure. Actually, Gus is a national treasure too, but for the moment we will keep
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A Tribute to John Kominicki

We were deeply saddened to hear of the passing of one of our local heroes: Journalist, publisher, wellspring of ideas and ever entertaining and insightful master of many ceremonies, among
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