11/21/14 2:00pm

 

BOB DeSTEFANO

BOB DeSTEFANO

After spending the last two weeks in Winthrop Hospital with my wife, I understand that I may not be a doctor, but I can now understand words I never heard in my life.

While there, my mind frequently drifted toward a Shelter Islander who was as sick as anyone could be. A man who had a tragic accident, never complains or asks for help and has successfully and totally reinvented himself. (more…)

11/10/14 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Dr. Frank and son Liam in the New York City half-marathon last spring.

COURTESY PHOTO
Dr. Frank and son Liam in the New York City half-marathon last spring.

Do you know someone who has run 33 New York City Marathons and six Boston Marathons? How about someone who has done a “golf marathon” by walking 117 holes in one day with three of his buddies? (more…)

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10/28/14 10:00am

 

BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO Nicholas Young, 13, has qualified to play in the Suffolk County High School Golf Tournament  in May.

BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO
Nicholas Young, 13, has qualified to play in the Suffolk County High School Golf Tournament in May.

The varsity golf team finished their season this past week with the Suffolk County High School Golf Tournament held Monday, October 27 at Cherry Creek Golf Club in Riverhead. (more…)

10/25/14 2:00pm
BOB DeSTEFANO

BOB DeSTEFANO

It’s October, which means golfers start looking for warmer weather to enjoy their game. This year was no exception — the 27th straight year that a group of 12 to 20 Island guys have extended their season by going to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. (more…)