Bhavani Jaroff in her chef's jacket. Courtesy of Bhavani Jaroff.

Eating local, thinking global: L.I. chef and food activist Bhavani Jaroff

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Let’s face it: eating well when there’s a dollar menu and a Starbucks around every corner can be hard. Inspiring other people to do it also? Well, that’s…

Outside of the Hagedorn Little Village school in Seaford, New York. LI Photo Cred: Natalia Orozco

Hagedorn Little Village School, where kids with developmental disabilities succeed

Friday, June 5, 2015

The Hagedorn Little Village School in Seaford, NY is full of kids with potential and teachers determined to help them achieve. This publicly funded, not-for-profit school specializes in…

Jess Bunshaft,  executive vice-president of human resources for Goodwill of New York and New Jersey.

Meet Jess Bunshaft: putting love and people before profit

Thursday, May 28, 2015

For many people life is all about the next big pay raise, but not for Jess Bunshaft. “It’s not about chasing the dollar. Don’t get me wrong, we…

The Roller Rebels in action. LI Photo Cred: Frank Deluca.

The Women of the Long Island Roller Rebels

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The Long island Roller Rebels are divided into five teams. The Long Island All-Stars are the top team in the organization, while the “Rock-A-Betty Bruisers” are the B…