Heroes on Our Island

Heroes on Our Island

with Christine Persichette
Tuesdays, 8 p.m.
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Heroes on Our Island

An inspiring TV show that profiles some of the positive people who call Long Island home.

Heroes on Our Island, with Christine Persichette and Jodi Goldberg, is dedicated to finding the angels among us.

The 30-minute weekly program will focus on ordinary Long Islanders who are doing extraordinary things to make the world we share a better place.

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