> BILLY JOEL is back in a limited-run engagement, on SiriusXM satellite radio, channel 18. The BILLY JOEL Channel features music from Joel's career, guest DJ's and weekly shows hosted by Joel himself.
> Long Island native BILLY JOEL's foundation is going to donate $1 million dollars to the Long Island School for the Arts in Syosset. (I graduated from Syosset High School in 1972) The school has seen a drop in enrollment and faced the possibility of closing. Joel plans to meet with students in hopes of encouraging more kids to attend the high school.
> BILLY JOEL, who has a Captain's License, sometimes commutes from his mansion on Long Island to New York City, via the Long Island Sound to the East River and into Manhattan, on his 57-foot boat named Vendetta.