Current Situation: Seeking Summer.
Happy Birthday, PIX 11
PIX 11 turns 70, and what does it do? It comes to Long Island to broadcast from the birthplace of suburbia Levittown, which celebrates the same milestone.
Reporters Got Talent
File under: Did you know?
Long Island Business News reporter Claude Solnik, who covers things like healthcare and finance for the newspaper, is an accomplished playwright. His latest creative endeavor takes on #metoo. See more here.
And Newsday investigative reporter Mark Harrington, who covers energy, in particular, with a fine-toothed comb (much to the dismay of those in the energy business), seems to get lost in nature in his free time: Check out his talent for wildlife photography on his Facebook page.
Richie & the Guv, Today at 4.30
If you’re looking for Richie Schaffer or Andrew Cuomo, or Steve Bellone, for that matter, you’ll find them at a rally at the Portuguese American Center in Brentwood this afternoon. Something about flipping the Senate and whatnot.
FMC at LIU’s Journalism Institute
For the first time, FMC takes a small role at Long Island University’s Journalism Institute, to administer an oath to the students learning about the rights and responsibilities of working in the public domain.
Summer Internship Available on East End
WordHampton Public Relations needs a summer intern! Details: minimum 20 hours per week; phones; press clippings; research. Perfect for those studying communications. Contact email@example.com ASAP