Tag: long island

Day Habilitation Programs Seek to Educate Individuals with Autism

Day Habilitation Programs Seek to Educate Individuals with Autism

By Maia Vines and Xian Wornell Education Editor and Assistant Multimedia Editor On April 11, the ELIJA School and farm partnered with Donna Karan to host an Autism Awareness event for the farm’s new high-tech greenhouse.  This will be one of many fundraisers the farm […]

A look in the shell of a Long Island snail farm

A look in the shell of a Long Island snail farm

Written by Augustus Fei Contributing writer Snail porridge was presented as part of a surprise seven course meal to 32 people, all dishes utilizing locally sourced ingredients from the farms in the area. Despite its cultivation scarcity in the United States, the snails served were […]

CBD and Its Educational Moment

CBD and Its Educational Moment

Written by Maia Vines & Xian Wornell Science Editor & Assistant Multimedia Editor This past weekend, May 4, community members and employees at Innovative Nutrition, a naturopathic supplements retailer in East-Setauket, Long Island, NY,  gathered outside the shop for an informative training session by David […]

Long Island organizations target hunger through food waste

Long Island organizations target hunger through food waste

Written by Scott Terwilliger Contributing Writer At Island Harvest Food Bank, a few volunteers swivel around on forklifts, moving pallets into and out of the refrigerator. Others pulled out produce to stock their gleaming white trucks. The organization provides food assistance to an estimated one […]