Lisa Schiffman

Lisa Schiffman is a writer with Anton Media Group.

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Film Director Josie Rourke Recasts Image Of 16th-Century Monarch Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart is one of the most celebrated yet misunderstood figures in Scottish history. The 16th century Scottish monarch’s tumultuous life included a brief reign that was roiled by intrigue and murder, ill-fated marriages, imprisonment and...

When Home Was On A Long Island Whaleship

After waiting for her sea captain husband’s return from a two-year whaling voyage, Martha Brewer Brown was faced with either being separated from him again or leaving behind their two-year-old daughter Ella with relatives so...

An Inside Look At MGM’s Historical Spy Thriller Operation Finale

An interview with career Mossad agent and film consultant Avner Avraham Operation Finale, the new historical spy thriller, is based on the true story of the mission to capture Nazi war criminal Adolph Eichmann. Fifteen years after...

Ballet That Cooks

Le Clercq’s creative legacy beyond dance Ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq glides across the stage with a sensual elegance in Afternoon of a Faun, a ballet choreographed by Jerome Robbins. Le Clercq, principal ballerina of the New...

Heroes Revealed

Museum exhibits the trial and capture of Adolf Eichmann Adolf Eichmann, the man responsible for the planning and implementation of the Nazis’ “Final Solution” to annihilate European Jewry during World War II, might have lived out...

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Walking Down Memory Lane With Judd Apatow

Filmmaker reminisces about growing up in Syosset Judd Apatow might currently be one of Hollywood’s most successful producers and directors, thanks to his work on...

Cooking Up A Great Community Event

Nothing says summertime and community like cookouts. And so it was when I wound up having the privilege of judging the BBQ Grilling Competition...

An Italian Tavern

When driving down South Street in Oyster Bay, a diner can easily miss the small red and white sign hanging off the side of...

Into The Fire

Hungry eaters looking to satisfy a fix for fire-kissed meat should follow their nose to Mineola’s Churrasqueira Bairrada, at Jericho Turnpike and Willis Avenue....

BOCES Equestrians Dominate Show

Nassau BOCES Barry Tech was declared the Grand Champion of the FFA Inter High School Horse Show hosted by the North Shore Equestrian Center...
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