BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO Let it snow. Our columnist’s driveway.
Did you ever notice how some things can be so beautiful and at the same time really ugly?
Every winter I feel that way about snow. Not many things are more attractive or more beautiful than the first snowfall. On the flip side, driving home from work on slick, sub-freezing temperature roads, not much could be uglier. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Our columnist celebrating with his 80-year-old sister, Janet.
I clearly remember as a young man being told that people my age would probably never see the turn of the century. After all, I would be in my 60s at that time and that was about how long I was told we were going to live. (more…)
BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO Bailey
When I was a boy, I always wanted a dog.
But my mother was a neat freak with a house ready to be inspected for cleanliness at any time. There was no way a dog could fit into this picture. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO A Zumba class at the American Legion.
Last week I found over 20 women who were allowed to eat plenty of turkey on Thanksgiving without worrying about adding inches to their waists. (more…)
Bianca Evangelista has just completed a remarkable run of six years on the varsity golf team.
To the Shelter Island Varsity Golf Team and our readers, I’ve been remiss in writing this season. This has been a tough year for me, and although the team had many highlights, I’m sorry I never sat down to write. (more…)