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Bang-bang play at first during the Over the Hill softball game Sunday. From left, Mike Goodleaf, Kevin Dunning and George Kneeland.
Powered by two home runs from Ken Lewis, and one each from Ian Weslek and Darrin Binder, plus the complete game pitching of right-hander Gunnar Wissemann on the SALT team, managed by Ed Brown and Skip Tuttle, manhandled the Sweet Tomato’s squad 22-14 at Fiske Field on Sunday. (more…)
BRYAN GALLAGHER PHOTO | Lindsey Gallagher competing at the Suffolk Coaches Cross Country Invitational Saturday.
It was a busy week with the boys and girls varsity cross country teams competing at both an Invitational and a Class D dual meet. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A view of the entrance to St. Gabriel’s Retreat Center.
My name is Christine Verity Monserrate and my father, James Verity, was the Passionist priest who founded St. Gabriel’s Retreat Center many years ago.
I recently spent time at St. Gabriel’s with my husband, Ricardo Monserrate, and our two sons, James and Gabriel. Our days there were some of the most special we have ever had as a family, not only because of the incredible beauty of the property, but also because of the undeniable sense that we were on holy ground. (more…)
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Questions of balance
To the Editor:
Can someone explain the sudden late summer installation of “No Parking” signs at Menhaden Lane? Also what is the definition of “the high water mark” when it comes to police enforcement?
Where is the balance, legal and practical, between the common good and individual privilege? If access to public property is allowed to be reduced without a tough challenge, is it a collective loss?
Shelter Island (more…)
LOUISE O’REGAN CLARK PHOTO | Palmetto under sail.
A local yacht of historic significance, Palmetto, sailed by Ken Judge, Keith Clark and Andy Reeve, won first place in its division of the Sail Greenport Classic Yacht Regatta on Saturday, September 6. Conditions were challenging and the sailing exciting, even for spectators watching from shore.