Art teacher leaves legacy of murals

Art teacher Karen Christensen looks forward to retiring after decades of work for the Connetquot Central School District in Bohemia, but with her leaves the 17-year tradition of mural painting as her famous class will no longer be offered. On March 21, 2014, a showcase celebrates the hundreds of murals that cover hallways, classrooms and offices at Connetquot High School. (Credit: Newsday / Jessica Rotkiewicz)

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