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Turn The Page – Episode 71



Episode Seventy-One: On the doorstep of local history: Rav Freidel has the history of Syosset on his doorstep!


As the current owner of Syosset’s “Schenck House”, Rav stops by to talk restoration, resting grounds, and the Revolutionary War history right here in our hometown.


Turn The Page – Episode 70



Episode Seventy: Space, the final frontier!

Allan Asherman has literally written the book on Star Trek, several in fact! Allan joins us to talk about his experiences as a fan, expert, and as one of the organizers of the very first N.Y.C. area Star Trek convention.


Turn The Page – Episode 69B



Episode Sixty nine – Part 2

Chris Cander chats with us about The Weight of a Piano, A book that connects two
women from different generations through a very special piano.


Turn The Page – Episode 69A



Episode Sixty Nine – Part 1 

Kitty Zeldis discusses her book Not our Kind, A historical fiction novel about two cultures coming
together under the backdrop of post WWII era NYC.


Turn The Page – Episode 68



Episode Sixty Eight – Hey, it’s Marc Thompson

Thompson, a veteran voice actor talks to us about breaking into his career during a casting call for what became MTV’s Daria — and how his own fandoms brought him to voice Casey Jones in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and then to become the narrator of dozens of Star Wars audio books.


Turn The Page – Episode 67



It’s cold outside. What better to do than hunt for great eats around town? The Fantasmic Foodie has made a name for himself reviewing fun and fantastic food spots, and trying some of the most unique dishes that will surprise your taste buds.


Turn The Page – Episode 66



Episode Sixty Six: The Night John Lennon Died with Saundra Shohen

Shohen reveals myriad behind-the-scenes dramas she experienced as Administrator of the Roosevelt Hospital Emergency Department in New York City, as well as the infamous night John Lennon died — which led her to write her crime drama novel, The Night John Lennon Died…so did John Doe.


Turn The Page – Episode 65



Episode Sixty-Five: Syosset Stories with Kathleen Kim:

Kim, a SHS class of ’97 alum talks about how community and connection, along with her love of puppetry brought her to work on Sesame Street, the upcoming Mr. Rogers film (yes, the one with Tom Hanks), and even to the stage of Saturday Night Live! A perfect Thanksgiving treat for anyone who has ever wondered where life will take you, this episode is an extra helping of joy.


Turn The Page – Episode 64



Episode Sixty Four: Atlas Obscura and the Weird and Wonderful World

Thirsty for adventure? Let Ella Morton of Atlas Obscura plan your next vacation! A.O. became an internet sensation for collecting stories of strange and remote destinations around the world — and since have published books on their findings. Morton will talk about some favorite remote destinations as well as some unique spots that are a stones throw from Syosset New York.


Turn The Page – Episode 63



Episode 63: “Something True and Beautiful” – Daniel Lisi of Not a Cult Media :

Lisi, an independent book publisher talks with us about the physical book as an art form, the advent of small house publishing, companies and how raising up fresh voices can build a better world through literature.