Rockaway artists Arlene Cornell and Stephen Yaeger, each with two paintings being exhibited, attended the opening reception of the Brooklyn Watercolor Society's group exhibition "Recent Paintings." The exhibition was held in the Community Room of Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St., Brooklyn. The artists' watercolor paintings were well received by those in attendance, including Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz. The Borough President gave a complimentary speech extolling the talent being shown. Arlene Cornell and Stephen Yaeger's works can also be seen at the upcoming RMAC Fall Festival. Yaeger's work is also in the RAA group show "Dialogue with Nature," which is now on display at the RAA Gallery Studio T-7 in Fort Tilden.