EDA KAASIK PHOTO Like father, like daughter. Marcus and Johanna Kaasik, 9, clamming at a local creek on Sunday.
Marcus Kaasik sent us a note, a photo and a reminder that clamming is one of Shelter Island’s great winter activities that the whole family can enjoy, while experiencing a tradition that has to be learned to pass along to the next generation.
Marcus and daughter Johanna, 9, had a ball Sunday and good luck digging out the bivalves. (more…)
NICOLE SMITH FILE PHOTO Riverhead Foundation director Rob DiGiovanni (center) releasing a seal in 2015.
To illustrate just how widespread littering along Long Island’s coastline can be, marine biologist Rob DiGiovanni likes to recall the time he cleaned up a beach in Hampton Bays. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO| Shelter Island Justice Court.
Michael Ballad of Sag Harbor — convicted in Shelter Island Justice Court of aggravated driving while intoxicated, driving while intoxicated as a first offense and license plate, insurance and registration violations — is due to be sentenced on Monday. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Yes! Scott Feierstein, just a bit pleased with the result.
Beverlea Walz caught the action at the American Legion lanes last week and brought back these fun photos. (more…)
JOHN CLARE PHOTO Dawn, Congdons Creek Dock.
For the first time in weeks, the words short-term rentals weren’t uttered during a Town Board meeting February 17.
Wayne and Donna King waited patiently while the Town Board addressed a number of routine matters before taking their turn at the podium not to save themselves money, but to help other Island baymen. (more…)