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Matt Green: Over 8000 miles beneath his feet

“I always say that my favorite block or neighborhood is the next one that I walk… I’m not always thinking about what I saw in the past, I’m thinking about ‘Where am I now? What’s right ahead of me?’

NY Giants preseason chatter with fans and Eli

Get psyched for the Giants preseason game against the Patriots by listening to Antonio Pabon’s interview with “super fan” Nick Johnson. Check out the photos of Antonio and the Lifestyles crew at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center in the Meadowlands. And yes, that is Eli Manning joining in the group photos. Game time is 7:30 […]

Hey Dude! Horseback riding is my dream

Alan Russo/Life-Wire News with Kathryn Carse/Lifestyles for the Disabled I started riding when I was four years old, and I still love it at 31. Going to Rocking Horse Dude Ranch gives me a chance to ride on trails in the country.  There are a lot of other activities too such as eating good food […]

Guardians honored at Surrogate’s Court

The Richmond County Surrogate’s Court’s hosted the Guardianship Recognition Ceremony on August 19th at The Richmond County Courthouse in St. George.  Associate Court Attorney for Guardianship Irini Bekhet ran the proceedings and The Honorable Matthew J. Titone, the new court surrogate, thanked his predecessor and mentor, The Honorable Robert Gigante.  The court works with families […]

Skunk! Up Close and Personal

By Aaron Bialer and Andrew Moszenberg /Life-Wire News Usually you see skunks in movies and cartoons. But we saw one in real life. One recent morning, when we were on the van, heading into Lifestyles, we saw a skunk near the gate, and we thought it would get hurt, but it was okay.  The skunk […]

All the best, Liz, we’ll miss you taking care of us in the Caffe

After joining the Lifestyles Caffe more than ten years ago, Liz Corbo is retiring. She could always be seen working at the cash register.  “I didn’t know anything about the cash register, but that’s what I was hired for,” said Liz.  Liz started working at Lifestyles after retiring from Hungerford, where she worked with Richard […]

A pioneer in the Lifestyles Greenhouse

If you know Nancy Jones, you would think she has been gardening all her life. But like many other people at Lifestyles, she learned her skills here. Nancy retired in March to Danbury, Conn., after 16 years of planting plugs, creating flower arrangements, organizing sales, supervising Bingo and bringing a little sunshine to everyone’s life […]

What Every Caregiver Should Know: Sen. Andrew J. Lanza Special Needs Fair 2019

N.Y.S. Senator Andrew J. Lanza held his 11th Special Needs Fair on the theme of “What Every Caregiver Should Know.”  The May 17th event at the Jewish Community Center of Manor Road, brought together different schools, day programs, foundations and city agencies, offering day habilitation, transportation options, health, education and more. Caregivers and people with […]

The Giants drop a surprise at its NFL Draft Party

We met football players and we got autographs at the NFL Football Draft Party for the NY Giants and the NY Jets at MetLife Stadium on Tuesday night, April 30. A cover band playing tunes from AC/DC and Walk the Moon cranked up the crowd while we waited for the Giants pick. When his photo […]