A group of young adults participate in a fun game of volleyball in Long Beach, New York on Tuesday June 9, 2015. East End Volleyball and Evolutions Volleyball offer both competitive and recreational summer leagues.

Beach Volleyball takes over in Long Beach

Monday, July 13, 2015

Every summer thousands head down to Long Beach for some competitive or recreational beach volleyball. East End Volleyball and Long Beach-based Evolutions Volleyball have been the organizers of the game in…

Hofstra University Women’s Softball player Danielle Bitts, 22, practices with her team, the Hofstra Pride on Tuesday November 4, 2014 in Hempstead, New York.

Danielle Bitts’ last year on the collegiate softball field

Monday, July 13, 2015

After overcoming two hip surgeries in 2014, softball player Danielle Bitts, 22, is ready for her last year at first base with the Hofstra Pride. Bitts is expected…

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…