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09/06/18 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Paddle boarders and kayakers will be competing this Saturday in one of America’s premier races of the season, making the 19-mile circuit around the Island.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Paddle boarders and kayakers will be competing this Saturday in one of America’s premier races of the season, making the 19-mile circuit around the Island.

One of the premier races for crafts powered by paddles makes its return this Saturday, September 8, when the fifth annual Great Peconic Race kicks off at Wades Beach. (more…)

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08/28/18 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO The Morehead family at the Museum of Natural History last week. From left, Nicholas, Larkin, Cayman and Paige.

COURTESY PHOTO
The Morehead family at the Museum of Natural History last week. From left, Nicholas, Larkin, Cayman and Paige.

On Monday morning, Victoria Weslek was preparing for a trip to a couple of big box stores in Riverhead to get her three children — Harrison, 11, Evan 9, and Elizabeth 7 — school supplies and clothes for the first day of school. (more…)

08/25/18 3:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

Here it is, summer winding down, and I’ve still never been to a nude beach.

But before we start, let’s define terms. Nude and naked are not the same things, as you know, because naked is really naked, and nude is statues, art classes and the color of certain kinds of catalog underwear. Truth is not nude. Neither are the city, jaybirds or the day you were born. Power and ambition are certainly never nude. (more…)