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Island Outlook

Island Outlook

Want to know more about the Island we call home? That's where Island Outlook comes in! Each week, we talk with Long Island's movers and shakers to find out what's going on in our local communities. Recent episodes are featured below. You can PLAY, DOWNLOAD, or even SUBSCRIBE using an RSS reader so that you never miss a minute!


MADD - Walk Like MADD

Leeana Karlson speaks with Jan Withers and Richard Mallow about MADD's mission to eliminate drunk driving. They talk about measures to encourage Ignition Interlocks and Social Host Laws. Finally they discuss the impact of drunk driving on victims and families of this 100% preventable crime.

Posted 4/8/2014 11:02:00 AM


National Volunteer Week - Suffolk County FRES

Leeana Karlson speaks with Ryan Murphy and Michael Fink from Suffolk County Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services about the importance of volunteering. They also talk about the benefits and training that comes with being a fire or rescue member.

Posted 4/8/2014 10:58:00 AM


American Heart Association - Go Red For Women

Leeana Karlson speaks with Dr. Jean Cacciabaudo and Meredith McCaslin about the Go Red for Women movement. They differentiate heart disease and stroke symptoms of men and women. They also discuss the importance of a healthy lifestyle to promote good heart health.

Posted 4/8/2014 10:53:00 AM


American Red Cross On Long Island

Leeana Karlson speaks with John Miller and Joseph Spaccarelli about the recent spike in disasters. They talk about disaster response at fires and gas explosions as well as the importance of volunteering.

Posted 3/22/2014 9:52:00 PM


Long Island ABATE - Motorcycle Safety & Awareness

Leeana Karlson speaks with Jim Barr about the start up of "motorcycle season" on Long Island. They talk about Long Island ABATE's involvement with supporting local charities as well as raising awareness for motorcycle safety for both drivers and riders.

Posted 3/22/2014 9:48:00 PM


Good Samaritan Hospital - Heart Health & Surgery

Leeana Karlson speaks with Dr. Christopher La Mendola about heart health. The talk about different ways to prevent, recognize, diagnose and treat heart disease in both men and women. They also discuss the addition of the St. Francis Hospital Open Heart Surgery Program at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Posted 3/9/2014 5:25:00 PM


St. Francis Hospital - Orthopedic Surgery

Leeana Karlson speaks with Dr. Frank DiMaio about orthopedic needs, diagnosis and treatment. They talk about injuries obtained at different points in life and how they differ between men and women. Finally they talk about advancements in knee and hip replacement surgery.

Posted 3/6/2014 10:30:00 AM


Literacy Nassau

Frank Brinka speaks with Karen Micciche of Literacy Nassau about their annual fundraising event which helps fuel their mission to open doors to opportunity and success for adults in our communities who seek help with reading, writing or speaking English.

Posted 2/27/2014 11:03:00 AM


Island Outlook 12/22/13

Frank Brinka and Leeana Karlson host this Long Island Public Affairs radio show.

Posted 12/22/2013 9:00:00 AM


Long Island State Veterans Home / Girl Scouts of Nassau County

Frank Brinka chats with Fred Skanga from the Long Island State Veterans Home in Stony Brook / Leeana chats with members of the Girl Scouts of Nassau County

Posted 12/8/2013 10:00:00 AM