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Interview With Jimmy O'Brian at the Mineola Auto-Service Station

This past week I conducted a video interview with Jimmy O’Brian, an auto-service employee at Mineola Auto-Service Station here on Long Island. He does everything from working the register and interacting with customers, to aligning tires in the stations three-bay garage. 45 more words


Mineola Barber Shop Inc.

For my video story, my partner in crime, Berkley and I scoured the ends of the Earth to find ideas for our video stories. We had originally planned on travelling to Central Park in New York City to find some creative people to create a story about. 120 more words

Hofstra Journalism

Epilogue now available for free

I decided to make the epilogue available for free. The new cover of the book is live on Amazon in all global markets, and the quick-read… 73 more words

For one brief moment

I took this photo just yesterday while riding Sharey to show how barriers on multiuse paths could stop a motor vehicle from entering it, such as just happened last week in New York City, resulting in the… 246 more words

On the street where I lived . . .

I have often walked ridden my bike down this street before
But the pavement always stayed beneath my feet before;
All at once am I several stories high… 130 more words


This is me and Schwinneola. I bought her for $74 at Walmart on Old Country Road on Long Island so I could have a bike to… 268 more words

"I never see them"

My dad told me he never sees bike riders in Mineola anymore. Granted, the streets aren’t swarming with them (except for the cycling club send-off of the lycra crowd to the North Shore training routes from the Mineola Bike Shop) and I did not see one child, even at school dismissal time. 77 more words