The Archives


December 2020: On Giving and Hope, Smart Growth Summit Review – WOW, Give Smart. Give Local. LI Needs YOU!!!, A Few Good Places to Give, Also, Veterans Organizations…, And Environmental Organizations…, And This Unique, Uniquely Important Organization, The Fair Media Council…, And Arts & Culture…, Just as Important: Please Shop Local! Firefly Lights, Counting Blessings, Yuletide Musing: The Lore of The Holly


November 2020: On Gratitude and Kindness, Please Shop Local! Give Smart. Give Local. LI Needs YOU!!! A Few Good Places to Give, Vision LI Smart Growth Summit, Support Your Local Scout Troop! Firefly Lights, Counting Blessings


October 2020:  Adventures in Leadership Chapter 4: The Dianne Parker Direction; Feature: The Servant Leader; A Dear Environmentalist Wants Folks to Understand; Firefly Lights; Folio Awards, Fast Chats with the FMC; The Coltrane Home – A Story in Pictures; The Breakfast Club is Back; ERASE Racism Virtual Benefit; Vision Long Island Awards, Summit; Spencer’s Picks: Overcoming Pandemic Fatigue; Art, Science & Suggested Solutions; A Happy Dog; Synchronicity Picks: Local Gardening Groups, Still Time to Plant! Another Brain Pickings Piece; Halloween


July 2020: A Fourth of July Reflection on US; From the Archives:  Down to Earth With the Synchronicity Network: Thanks for the Great Gardening Resources!!!, Follow the Phoenix: Still They Rise. The Adventures of Craig & Trudy, Chapter 3: Lessons in Community Trusteeship, The Huntington Township Chamber Foundation, A Man on a Mission: NYS Regent Roger Tilles. How Shall We Rise? Reflection from the Holidays, Get LI Counted! The Census Matters!; Gus Scutari Way


June 2020:  Follow the Phoenix: Still They Rise, The Adventures of Craig & Trudy, Chapter 3, A Man on a Mission: NYS Regent Roger Tilles, Speaking of Appreciation for Art and Great Teachers, Tips for Navigating News Today, “The Latest,” How Can FMC Help You? Firefly Lights!!! Congrats Grads. Thank You Teachers, Frontline Heroes Wellness Program, Support Your Local Ecology! Poor People’s Campaign Assembly & Moral March is Going Digital, Main Street News is a Must-Read, The Need Is Great. Thank You to All Endeavoring to Serve. Masks and Potatoes – Grateful!!! Blessing Box, Synchronicity Picks: Two Ways of Knowing, Uplifting Nonprofits, Local Company At Forefront of COVID Testing, and Possibly Even a Vaccine. Get LI Counted! The Census Matters!


May 2020: Reflecting on the Helpers, Calling to the Dreamers: If you had a Magic Wand…, Adventures of Craig & Trudy, Chapter II, Special Offer! 5% Advantage Program: Zoom Classes with Robbie Samuels, Vision’s “Main Street News” is a Must Read, It’s Giving Tuesday, Firefly Lights, Get LI Counted! The Census MATTERS, In Praise of Mask Makers, Facebook Highlights: Mastic Beach Ambulance Co, William Floyd SD, Northport Village Group, Northport-E. Northport Library, Love in a Letter, Spencer’s Picks, Synchronicity Picks: Heath Brothers, In Memoriam: Gus Scutari, Poetry: Girl on a Train


March 2020, Part 2: Vision’s “Main Street News” is a Must Read, John C. Maxwell Local Partner Supports Leadership through Crisis,Now: Get Counted! The Census MATTERS, Business Incubator Association of LI is Leveraging Resources – Please Help!!!, Libraries are Awesome, COVID-19 Sources of Good Info from Reputable Sources, Have you Seen the Rainbows? Be the Rainbow…, On the Human Services Front, Art is Life. Life is Art, Go Outside. Get Some Sun, What To Watch, Feed Your Soul


March 2020: First: Puppies!!!, Second: An Irish Blessing, Now: Get Counted! The Census MATTERS, The Adventures of Craig & Trudy: Chapter 1, Support Local Business & Community Groups,Networking Can and Should Continue!, COVID-19 Sources of Good Info from Reputable Sources, The Kids are Home: Now What???, On the Human Services Front, Help Emergency Service Providers Help YOU, Art is Life. Life is Art, Plant Seeds, Feed Your Soul


February 2020: Feature: What Are We Doing Here? Why?; Feature: A Humble Proposal by Eric Alexander; Craig Rider and Trudy are Up to Something; Coltrane Update & Events; Gettin’ Our Read On, Coltrane Edition; Next Generation Advisory Council; Science Advocacy of LI; Tesla Science Center Seeks Director of Education; The Census: Why it’s Important. How to Help; LI Press Power List Highlights Effective, Benevolent Local Leaders; LISTnet Tech Together Happy Hour; Spring INN at the Hicks Flower Show; LI Media Arts Show Celebrates High School Talent – Volunteers Needed!; Tri CYA 2020 Hall of Honor Cocktail Party & Dinner; Vision Long Island: Complete Streets Summit, more.Huntington Arts Council; TasteBuds2: A General Needs Fundraiser; Fair Media Council: Stewards of Quality News and Educated Consumers; Firefly Lights!; Fusion Point of Art & Garden; Synchronicity Picks: Crazy Good Turns, Upstream, Gregg Braden, Plain Honest Men, How to Love, Fun Places to Leave Gifts


December 2019 Part II: Project TOY Holiday Gift Boutique; Sunshine Girls Brighten Tough Days; A Long Island Christmas Story;Yuletide Greetings!; Happy Hanukkah; Joyous Kwanzaa; Happy New Year; Shop Local


December 2019: Feature: A Marriage of Art and Science to Address Global Food Insecurity: PlantingSeed Jewelry; Thanksgiving…; Offering Kindness this Holiday Season & Links to Local Charities; On Gratitude…; Shop Local! The Firefly Joins Northport Merchants in Celebrating the Season!; Call for Artists! Winter Wall Exhibition; LI Arts Council Fine Arts & Crafts Fair; Leonardo the Fabulous at Treme in Islip; Real & Powerful – The News Conference; Grow More PlantingSeed Exhibition at the Firefly Artists Gallery; 18th Annual Smart Growth Summit; Holiday Lighting at the Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe; This is Important! Census; This Season of Giving – Please Share this Advice from Marian Conway; Spencer’s Picks: How the Census Protects Your Privacy, A Hero-Dad A Proposal to Overcome Energy Poverty in Africa, Octopus Dreams…; YOUR Picks – Favorite Local Shops. Send us More!!!; Stevie Debe Gives Thanks for His Children


November 2019: Friends of Freeport Remembers, Seven Years Post-Sandy Volunteers Are Still Required!,Call for Artists! Winter Wall ExhibitionInk Stories: Symbols of Service Art, In Service to Those Who Served, Freedom Forum 2019 – Testify: Memoir as a Tool for Building a Movement, Holiday Craft Fair. This Season of Giving — Please Share this Advice from Marian Conway, World Kindness Day – Be a Force!, Long Island Volunteer Center 25th Anniversary Celebration!, Adopt Me! Pet Portraits at the Northport Library, Who Rescued Whom? Grateful for These Folks!!!, Thanksgiving…, On Gratitude…, LI Arts Council Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, Shop Local! The Firefly Joins Northport Merchants in Celebrating the Season!, Real & Powerful – The News Conference, 18th Annual Smart Growth Summit, Spencer’s Picks: Joyful Noise, How the Census Protects Your Privacy, All the Coal & Team Trees


October 2019: Guest Feature by Erica West Part II: Election Day 2019 is Coming. The LWV is here to help!, Feature Article: 2020 US Census is Coming. Getting a Full Count Means A LOT. Please help!, This Bears Repeating: Stop the Abusive Non-Profit Budget Fantasy, Firefly Artists to Celebrate Official Grand Reopening with Two Evenings Celebrating Art & Main Street, Shop Local! Great Northport Merchant Raffle, Great Give Back Campaign — 160 Libraries are Participating, Huntington’s Hosting a Volunteer Fair!, STEAM Powered Collaboration: Nassau County Museum of Art & Tesla Science Center at Wardenclyffe, North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center Celestial Soirée, Health & Welfare Council Halloween Ball, Leadership Huntington 2019 Gala, LI Arts Council at Freeport Fundraising Brunch, Fine Arts & Crafts Fair, World Kindness Day – Be a Force!, Real & Powerful: The News Conference, 18th Annual Smart Growth Summit, Picks from a Beloved Environmental Sage, Pal-O-Mine Equestrian Cuts Ribbon on Inclusive Playground Sponsored by the Andy Foundation, LI Halloween Resources


September 2019: Feature Article: Pal-O-Mine Equestrian Harnesses the Healing Power of Horses, Feature Article: Marian Conway Wants Us to Stop the Nonprofit Budget Fantasy. It’s Not Right!, Guest Feature by Erica West: The League of Women Voters Wants YOU to be Ready for Election Day 2019!, September is Emergency Preparedness Month!, Brett’s Bicycle Recycle, MaryJayne Casillo Foundation 11th Annual Fundraiser, Heckscher Park Draw Out!, Chalk Walk Celebrating 125 Years of the Village of Northport, ARTworks Gala: East End Arts to Celebrate Community and the Arts, Huntington Village Art Walk, Northport Art Walk, Call for Artists: Emerging Artist Series 2020, Trudy’s Piece: Suffolk County Septic Improvement Program, Spencer’s Picks: From Jewels of the Micro-cosmos to a Thoughtful View of All, Synchronicity Picks: The Long Island Times, East Northport Teacher is Top-4 Finalist for NYS Teacher of the Year, USA Today Names Huntington as Top Fall Destination.


August 2019: Summer Reading: Feature Review, Feature Article: On Sunflower’s Golden Spirals, Bard’s Day 2019, Sleuths Wanted to Help Investigate LI Donation Bins, Coltrane Day 2019!, Project HOPE Guides Young Volunteers, Submissions Welcome: Help Shape the 2019 Smart Growth Summit, FMC Summer Boot Camp Review, Join the FMC and Make the World More Media Savvy, Synchronicity Picks: Long Island Community Foundation Facebook Page, Eagle Court of Honor: Matthew Gavieta, David Okorn Appointed Member of LI State Park Recreation and Historic Preservation Commission


July 2019: Kindness Campaign: Let’s Make it Viral!, Feature: Ultimate Feel-Good Story – Giving an LI Veteran a Home, Profile in Kindness: Mackenzie Johnston, Feature: Nikola Tesla – The Man, The Myth, The Legacy, Birthday Expo and Other Tesla-Centered Offerings, Huntington Summer Arts Festival, 2019 Summer Library Tour – Scavenger Hunt!, NAC Art in the Park, Art League Matching Grant, Coltrane Day 2019: “Building Community Through Music”, FMC Annual Boot Camp – Prepare for What’s Next, Walt Whitman Conference, Igniting Courage: Anne Bonney Talks With Ashley Crawford, Long Island Press: Farmers Markets, Everything and the Best of LI, Donna Martini: “My Mini Book of Mighty Mantras”, A Fond Farewell to the Firefly Queen


June 2019: Welcome Sponsor – Craig Rider, The Rider Group; A Moving Memorial Day Event; Another Eagle Earns His Wings at Scout Troop 205; Upcoming Events at Long Island Breakfast Club; Upcoming at Pal-O-Mine Equestrian; Huntington Village Art Walk; Their “Best Giveaway EVER” The Mulch Features Firefly Mary Ahern; ERASE Racism 2019 Benefit: Moving Forward Together; Vision Long Island Smart Growth Awards; LI Libraries are Awesome: Freeport Memorial Library; Tesla Documentary “Tower to the People” Screening” & Director Q&A; Talking Trash: Handy Dandy 2019 Recycling Guide; Finding Our Humanity Inaugural Fundraising Event; Northport Arts Coalition: Art in the Park; Coltrane Day; FMC Annual Boot Camp: Prepare for What’s Next; Celebrating Walt Whitman’s 200th; Synchronicity Picks: Keynote Speaker and Relationship-Based Business Strategist Robbie Samuels; Synchronicity Picks: The Huntington Opportunity Resource Center; Call for Veterans to be Listed on Huntington WWII Memorial; Feature: Down to Earth with the Synchronicity Network; Eid Mubarak; About Synchronicity


May 2019: Working But Still Poor Conference; Firefly Artists Grand Re-Opening and The Return of BIG INK; Women’s Diversity Summit; STEM Competition: Long Island Water Challenge; NAMI Beach Fest 2019; 11th Annual A “Lions” Taste of Long Island to Benefit Tesla Science Center; The INNkeepers Ball; RESIDENTS for a More Beautiful Syosset Garden Cleanup and Flower Planting; Citizens Campaign for the Environment 34th Anniversary Gala; Long Island Head Start 53rd Anniversary Gala; Huntington Arts Council Gala; ERASE Racism 2019 Benefit: Moving Forward Together; Vision Long Island Smart Growth Awards; LWV Directory of Public Officials and Other Great Resources; Synchronicity Picks: Finding Our Humanity; Down to Earth with the Synchronicity Network


April 2019: Hear Them Roar; We’re Going to Be on Realty Check; Firefly Artists Open Call; Huntington Arts Council Helpful Programs, Lowbrow Art, Gala; Friends of Freeport Among Honored Volunteers; Pianist Reed Tetzloff Solo Recital to Benefit Northport Symphony Orchestra; LI Choral Society to Perform Bach Magnificat; Whole Foods to Celebrate with Giving to Family Service League; Huntington Rotary Steak & Beer; NS Child & Family Guidance Center Spring Luncheon; Feature: Spring Resources; Cerebral Palsy of Nassau Taste & Toast the Town; RESIDENTS for a More Beautiful Syosset Invite You to Come Garden; Maggie’s Mission Angelversary Gala; Spencer’s Pick: “Smarter Every Day: Why Your Newsfeed SUCKS”; Citizens Campaign for the Environment Safe Shopping Guide; Donna Martini Mighty Mantra Coloring Book; Calm, Creative, Joyful: Lessons in Transforming Your Life; In Memoriam: Mary McLaughlin; Shop Local: Rosemary Bread


March 2019: Innovator of the Year Awards, Folio Awards Program Update, Call to Artists: Fireflies Wanted!, Town of Oyster Bay Connects Artists with the Community, Feature: Foundations for the Common Good – A Call to Action, Feature: Spring Resources. Send us More!, New LI Committee of the Poor People’s Campaign to Rally in Westbury, March Events at Mashomack Preserve, Tri-CYA 2019 Hall of Honor Cocktail Party & Dinner, Vision Long Island Complete Streets Summit, Bards Annual Now Accepting Poetry, We’re Going to Be on Realty Check!, Commack Whole Foods to Celebrate Opening with Giving to the Family Service League, Huntington Arts Council Helps Clarify YOUR Message, LI Choral Society Presents Bach Magnificat, North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center Spring Luncheon, Imagine Awards: Congratulations Finalists, Fairway Foundation Seeks Purple Heart Recipient to Receive a Free Home, Synchronicity Picks: A Bold Idea for the Southern Border, Synchronicity Picks: Birdcast


February 2019:  Featuring A Conversation with David Okorn, LI Community Foundation: Foundations for the Common Good — A Call to Action; Hofstra Celebrates Black History All Year Long; LI Choral Society Young Artists Competition and Bach in April; Spring INN at Hicks Flower Show; The Long Road to Freedom: Long Island Museum Considers Slavery on LI; Huntington Arts Council Invites You to Get with the Program(s); Folio Awards to Feature Trailblazing Woman Reporter Eleanor Clift; Tri-CYA 2019 Hall of Honor Cocktail Party & Dinner; Bards Annual Now Accepting Poetry; North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center Spring Luncheon; Imagine Awards: Congratulations Finalists; Family Service League Offers Groundbreaking New Program, Hopes Folks Will Help Them Help; Fairway Foundation Seeks Purple Heart Recipient to Receive a Free Home; Scouts Learn About US Constitution and What it Means to be a Citizen; The Bill of Rights Monument Project; Remembering Joan Saltzman


January 2019:  Welcome, Sponsor! Feature: Counting Blessings to Help Weather the Political Storm; Guest Feature by Kathy Kuthy: Honoring Miss Pearly Busey; Guest Feature by Jed Morey: We’re Not Here for Long. Let’s Do Better. Together; LI Cares YouTube Channel Provides Forum to Talk About Food Insecurity; It’s Cold!!! Grateful for Project Warmth; Folio Awards Deadline Extended, Early Bird Tickets Available Now; Leadership Huntington Alumni Event; Informational Meting on the Poor People’s Campaign; Nominate Now for Smart Growth Awards; Patchogue Artist and Veteran Dave Rogers Shares his Story in VFW Magazine; Fate Smiles on Those Who Dare to Dream: The Fireflies’ Future is Bright; Artist Profile: Kate Sydney; Coltrane Home Year in Review; Synchronicity Picks: Innovate LI Calendar of Events; Synchronicity Picks: Brain Pickings’ Musings on James Baldwin, Margaret Mead, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Mary Oliver; Spencer’s Pick: Crash Course Navigating Digital Information; Sights and Sounds of Centerport: A Treasure We Hadn’t Noticed; Trudy Here! Why We Teach Music


December 2018:  ‘The Fireflies Will Re-Emerge. A Conversation with a Great Teacher; The INN Requests Emergency Funding; FMC Real & Powerful Event Review; Folio Nominations Due January 6th; Long Island Global Sensation Donating Proceeds from Debut Single to Fund Research for Inherited Blindness; Erase Racism – 5 Forums, 12 Days, Let’s Keep Talking; Smart Growth Summit Review; It’s All About the People; Tech Together Happy Hour; Nominate for Smart Growth Awards; ‘Live it Up! with Donna Drake’ Celebrates 10 Years and 2 Telly Awards; Synchronicity Picks: The Good Place; Synchronicity Picks: Hofstra Experts; Synchronicity Picks: The SIsters of St. Joseph, Brentwood, NY Facebook Page; Trudy’s Corner: Talking About Housing.


November 2018:  ‘Tis the Season – The Northport Leg Lighting Ceremony,Art League of LI: Member Exhibition, LI Artist Exhibition, Craft Fair, Coltrane Home Kickstarter, Nominate Now for 7th Annual Imagine Awards, The News Conference; Real & Powerful, Erase Racism Asks: How do we Build a Just Long Island?, Smart Growth Summit, “A Glimpse of the Past” Lecture and Book Signing, The Firefly is Growing! Artists Wanted!, Huntington Historical Society House Tour, Project Toy, LI Museum Association Hosts “Accessibility: Tips for Getting Started”, Six Years Post Sandy, The Friends of Freeport are Still Helping, Peaceful Revolution Greeting Cards: Little Love Letters for Change, Advertiser’s Pick: Tank’s Good News, In Honor of Our Veterans, Fairway Foundation Seeks Applicants to Receive the Home They Remodeled!, Paws4Survival Seeks Foster Homes, Collaborative Divorce, Synchronicity Pick: Greater Good Science Center at U.C. Berkeley, Spencer’s Picks: WolframAlpha and XKCD, Well Earned, Dr. Thomas!, YOUR Picks: Favorite Local Shops


October 2018: Coltrane Home is a National Treasure, Events at Launchpad, One Island Giving Day, Long Island Arts Alliance Seeks Administrator, Town of Oyster Bay Rotational Art Exhibition, The Eye of the Beholder: Opening and Business After Hours, LI Food Conference, LWV and Other Ways to Be an Informed Voter, Digho Muse Market, We Love Our Librarians: Helen Crosson’s Nomination, Fairway Home Visit: Seeking Applicants and a Plumber, Imagine Awards Open for Nominations, The News Conference: Real & Powerful, 2018 Smart Growth Summit, Synchronicity Picks: Mommy Poppins, Synchronicity Picks: Solutions Journalism Network, Tell Us Your Favorite Local Shop, Hofstra Celebrates International Day of Nonviolence with Rev. Dr. William Barber II, LI Business News Top 50 Women, Pilar Moya: Exceptional Woman of Huntington, Trudy’s Pick: The Cracked Pot

Board Members Headed to Newly Restored Huntington Lighthouse

 August 2018:  Grateful Fairway Home  Seeks Electrician, Plumber; Troop 205: 10 Years, 13 Eagles; Island to Table Event; Huntington Lighthouse Celebration; LIAA Scholar Artist Awards; LIBN 30 Under 30; League of YES; Leadership Gala; Junior Achievement; Huntington Rotary Taste of the Town; Coltrane Day Report; Eminent Domain Threatens Pal-O-Mine; Synchronicity Picks: LI Index and Next LI, U of Texas Ethics Unwrapped; Happiness Hero; Dan Ritchie in Puerto Rico; Reggie Rousseau Joins LI Neurological Pain Specialists; In Memoriam: Lorraine Kimmey; On Eagle’s Wings

Butterfly on Zinnia

September 2018: Klaber Award; Firefly Happenings; Huntington Awareness Day, Angel Awards; Coffee with a Veteran; Leadership Celebration; Nominate Your Librarian; Last Hope Rescue; Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center Focuses on Long Island; Junior Achievement; Huntington Rotary Taste of the Town; Claudia Fortunato-Napolitano on the Comeback Trail; Huntington Village Art Walk; One Island Giving Day; LI Food Coalition Conference; FMC Real & Powerful News Conference; LIAA Scholar Artists Awards Reception; Raymond Homburger Chairs Habitat for Humanity; Synchronicity Picks: Stony Brook Center for News Literacy’s Digital Resource Center; Realty Check; In Memoriam: Estelle Rose (Strose) Smyth von Alt

Rising Bald Eagle

July 2018: Featuring: An Independence Day Reflection on US; Celebrate the 4th at TR’s House; General Needs Honored, Hopes You Will Help Be the Hero; Discount FMC Tickets; Coltrane Day Workshop Registration; Summer Arts Festival; LIAA Arts Map; Vision Seeks Input; Event Report: River Blue; LI Volunteer Center; On Eagle’s Wings; An Exercise in Forgiveness

Downtown Northport

June 2018: Featuring: Shop Downtown — It’s Worth It!; NOW is a Good Time to Remember the Hungry; An Appeal for Humanity; Repair Cafe in Wyandanch; General Needs Honored, Hopes Will You Help; FMC Boot Camp; Coltrane Day 2018; Summer Arts Festival; Helping-PAW; Synchronicity Picks: Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment, LI Farmers Market Guide; An Exercise in Forgiveness; Leadership Cafe; US Newsbeat Has the Best Podcast; Luann Dallojacono is Tops!

Gus Scutari and Troop 205 Eagle Scouts

May 2018: Featuring: Gus Scutari – Syosset’s Humble Champion of Americanism, Huntington Village Art Walk, Local Artist in Major Exhibition on Roosevelt, Rockwell & the Four Freedoms, Firefly Bringing in the Big Tuna to Showcase Fine Art Printmaking, Vision Long Island Smart Growth Awards, Long Island Gay Men’s Chorus, MaryJayne Casillo Foundation 10th Annual Fundraiser, In Honor of the Brave: A Poem by Rosemarie Kluepfel, Engage Educate & Empower: A Housing Help Event, Repair Café to Return to Wyandanch, 6th Annual Imagine Awards Winners, Coltrane Events: Avery Sharpe is Amazing, Ramadan Resources, The American Flag: A Reflection

Magnolia Buds

April 2018 Part II: Featuring: Joy Squires’ Three MORE Wishes, Beth Fiteni’s Green Wardrobe Guide, ‘Secret Formula’ for Media Savvy, Fairway Foundation Seeks Qualified Veteran to Receive a House, Fairway Foundation “Purple Hearts” to Serve All Veterans, 6th Annual Imagine Awards, Huntington Young Professionals 30 Under 30, Northport Symphony Orchestra, NAMI 5k Walk, Huntington Sheep to Shawl Festival, Boy Scouts Color Run, Feed the Children in Babylon, Smart Growth Awards, Synchronicity Picks: Facebook “Pages Feed” and LI Pulse Event Listings, Shameika Hanson’s Correct Title, Trudy’s Still Thinking About Karuna

Joy Squires, NYS Association of Conservation Commissions

April 2018: Featuring: Joy Squires’ Three Wishes, Nominate for John C. Maxwell Awards, Huntington Rotary Steak and Beer, War on Addiction Rally, 6th Annual Imagine Awards, Northport Symphony Orchestra, Boy Scouts Color Run, Feed the Children in Babylon, Must Watch TEDx Talks at Adelphi, Event Report: Folio Awards, Synchronicity Picks: Bethpage Best of LI, Shameika Hanson at TNC, Susan Beyrer Hayes at CTR Factor, Trudy’s Corner: Considering Karuna

Fleabane Wildflowers

March 2018  Featuring: Down to Earth with the Synchronicity Network; Delicious Offerings from Harbor Cheese & Provisions; Folio Awards; Tri-CYA Hall of Honor; Firefly Artists Meet and Greet; Great South Bay Oxygen Study; LISTnet LI Tech Showcase; Help Hempstead Plains Clean Up Francis Purcell Preserve; Strong Island Derby Revolution; Have a Heart for the Homeless; Huntington Rotary Steak & Beer; E. Northport Taste of LI; 6th Annual Imagine Awards; Synchronicity Picks: EWG Healthy Living App, Communities of Color News; Shop Local: Holiday House; Best Wishes to Helen and Andrew!

Raymond Homburger and Fellow PSEG Employees

February 2018 Featuring: Ray Homburger – He Lights Up our Life; Valentines at the Firefly; LIBN 40 Under 40, Repair Cafe, Jim Ryan Inner Circle, Vision’s 20th Anniversary, Nominate Smart Growth, TWF Masquerade Ball, Beth Fiteni at TEDx, Folio Awards, Have a Heart for the Homeless, Huntington Rotary, The Orangutan Project, In Memoriam: Robert E. Fitzsimmons, Synchronicity Picks: InnovateLI, Shop Local: John’s Crazy Socks, In Service to Dogs

A Helping Hand

January 2018 Featuring: VII: One Man’s Story, Coltrane JazznJam 2018, TNC Orangutan Events, A New Year’s Resolution of Lovingly Limited Impact, LIBN 40 Under 40, For the History Buffs, Repair Cafe, Vision Long Island to Celebrate 20 Years, Nominate Smart Growth, Project Warmth, Candlelight Vigil for the Homeless, Support Local Artists, Synchronicity Picks: Unsplash, Another Pick: Examples, And This: How to Change Your Life in One Second Flat.

Scientist Illustration

December 2017:  Featuring: Why Basic Research Matters, Support Local Artists, Folio Awards Extension and More from the FMC, Coltrane JazznJam 2018, Vision Summit Report, Talking Trash: Oyster Bay Recycling, Suffolk County Bags, Heroic Imagination, Update on Kindness, US Newsbeat Explores ‘Why We Riot’, Commack Library Reopens, Spencer’s Picks: Dominoes HARDCORE MODE, Guide to Unknown Universe, GalaxyZoo, Tribute to John Kominicki, Tribute to Dominick Feeney, A Devout Scientist Reflects on Christmas, Happy Hannukah, Honoring the Solstice, Happy Kwanzaa, Happy New Year!

Judie Gorenstein, League of Women Voters

October 2017   Featuring: Guest Blogger Judie Gorenstein on the NYS Ballot Proposals, Addressing the Opioid Crisis at Adelphi, SC Library Association Fun Run, Meet the Candidates with the League of Conservation Voters, At50+@Bloomingdales, Still Time to Prepare, Keys for the Homeless, Watercolor Artist Penny Strong, Huntington Art Walk, Taste of the Town to Support Veterans, Repair Cafe, Vision LI, Facts about the Coltrane Home, All Hands Volunteers

Northport Art Walk Poster

September 2017 Update:   Counted Blessings, Coltrane Birthday Party, Walk for Hope, LICADD Golf Outing, Arts in Northport, LIAA Gala, New Dates for Preparedness Training, Great Long Island Resource, Leadership Gala, More!

Cliff Hammond, Huntington Rotary

September 2017:  Featuring: Cliff Hammond – He’s Pretty Cool, Information on the Coltrane Home, Coltrane Birthday Party, Helping After Harvey, NYS Preparedness Training, Kindness Hall, LIAA 15th Anniversary Gala, US News Beat, Nail of Integrity, Election Day Guidance, Lomakatsi Living, The Daily Motivator, Brain Pickings.

Ron Stein, Coltrane Home of Dix Hills

June 2017: Featuring: Ron Stein – LI Renaissance Man, Coltrane Day, Huntington Historical Society Job Opening, Katie Joins Firefly, Northport Concert Series, Stony Brook Pioneers Science Communications, Tesla Center Expo, Network with the Jaycees, Home Grown Change, Smart Growth Awards, Melville Lions Save Sight, Jon Siebert Recognized as Point of Light, Leadership Grads Serve Veterans, Wiffle Ball Tournament, Huntington Station Revitalization, Lawfty is Hiring

Jeff Reynolds, Family & Children's Association

January 2017:   Featuring: Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds – Human Services Champion, Petition to Keep Ham Radio Operators Working, General Needs Supports Veterans, Smart Growth Nominations, Mothers Out Front, LI Volunteer Center, Help at the INN, Working Your Strengths, Kindness Considered, Tawaun Weber 40/40, Inspired by ‘Switch’.

Joy Squires, NYS Association of Conservation Commissions

October 2016:  Featuring: Joy Squires – Environmental Sage, Go Native in the Garden, Bus Route Cuts, Childcare Council Seeks Early Ed Support, Green Your Wardrobe, Lewis Oliver Dairy Farm, Free Leadership Training, In Support of LI’s Indian Community, Marathon and Freedom Fest, Human Service Celebrations, Housing Coalition, Smart Growth Summit, LI Pub Drive, Synchronicity Picks, Reflections on Success

Open Hands with Nuts

September 2016   A Giving Pledge, Cow Harbor Day, Storm Prep, Marathons for Veterans, Friends of LI Help Louisiana,  Child Care Appeal to Business Leaders, Nature Conservancy Water Focus Water, Advance the Coltrane Legacy. Remember Great Long Islanders, Celebrate Girls, 9/11 Reflection, more…

Gus Scutari

May 2016: Happy Memorial Day! Toxic Chemical Legislation, Narcan Training, Childcare and Our Economy…Plus, Smart Growth Awards, Leadership Graduates, Coltrane Day and Kindness Hall. The Corridor covers LI Manufacturing. Jim Ryan advances Simple Happiness.

Jayette Lansbury, NAMI

January 2016: New Years reflection, Jayette Lansbury and her advocacy for those with mental Illness and for compassionate criminal justice reform, Allen Hecht’s call to kindness, Jim Ryan motivates, Deb Ingino on recalibrating and maximizing the first 90 days, LaunchPad events, LIAA map, Energy incentive revived, Remembering Jim Lavery

Trudy Fitzimmons

August 2015: Celebrate Trudy Fitzsimmons as she receives the esteemed Klaber Award bestowed by the Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce. Learn about the honor and past honorees.

Ravi Coltrane and Fellow Performers

July 2015 Part II Klaber Award, Revive Energy Incentives, Kindness Considered, LIAA: Media on the Arts, Whaling Museum honors Helen Crossen and James V. Kelly, Corridor Party, Rotary Events, India Day Parade, Smart Growth Submissions, Moonjumpers Benefit Huntington YMCA, Car Free Day, Coltrane Day.

American Flag

July 2015: Celebrating Independence, Coltrane Day,  LIAA Media on the Arts, Rotary serves homeless veterans, India Day Parade, Smart Growth Awards, Sewage, Vita models mixed-income development, Thank you and congratulations Beth FIteni, Mike DeLuise bids Long Island a poignant adieu.

Katheryn Laible & Trudy Fitzsimmons

June 2015: Welcome to Synchronicity. LaunchPad is building STEAM. TFC is making peace. Vision is honoring Smart Growth. The Corridor covers Neal Lewis and other key stakeholders. John Kominicki’s highlighting innovation on L I. Rotary International. Housing.