Hofstra grad Erin Willett dedicates ‘Voice’ dream to late father

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Erin Willett hugs country music star Blake Shelton after singing "I Want You Back" for her audition.

Hofstra alum Erin Willett says she is hoping to keep her father’s dream alive in the NBC show “The Voice.” Willett’s father died in December last year shortly…

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One art form inspires another at Huntington’s Live Art Fusion

Monday, February 20, 2012
One of the finished products from the Feb. 15 Live Art Fusion weekly showcase (LIR Photo by Jimmy Robinson)

Put a jazz band and a bunch of local artists in a room and what do you have? Live Art Fusion, that’s what. Live Art Fusion is an…

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Cedarhurst shoppers stay up late for ‘Midnight Madness’

Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Shoppers search for the best deals inside Zoe & Co. (LIR Photo by Stephanie Vacchio)

When the clock struck midnight the morning of Feb. 12 in Cedarhurst, no horse-drawn carriages turned into pumpkins. Instead, shoppers frantically tried to wrap up their purchases in…

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