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Spotlight Interview: Skateboarder Lexy Cassell of Long Island

Lexy Cassell is a 15 year old prodigy. Balancing her school schedule between Half Hollow Hills West and the Long Island School for the Arts, she also finds time to skateboard competitively and perform live music at venues like the Jones Beach Bandshell, the Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale and 89 North in Patchogue, where she will be performing live with her ... Read More »

Olympic Swimming Champ Proves No Pain Is Insurmountable

Swimming legend Nancy Hogshead-Makar, a three-time Olympic gold medalist and the International Olympic Committee’s 2014 Woman of the Year, is living, breathing proof that personal tragedy – no matter the magnitude – can be overcome. 52-year-old Hogshead-Makar, who last month was honored by the IOC as it’s Woman of the Year for the Americas, was raped while in college at ... Read More »