NOELLE SURERUS PHOTO | Biding his time, a Great Blue Heron surveys Coecles Harbor last week.
One of the great sights of a winter wetland is the Great Blue Heron, like the one above, in hunting mode, standing frozen in anticipation of a meal off Coecles Harbor.
Great Blues are the largest of American herons, and even though they may seem to move slowly, when they strike for a fish, it’s all over (for the fish) in a flash.
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Planning a victory. The boys varsity basketball team will continue its run at 1 p.m. at SUNY New Paltz.
The Boys Basketball Class D Regional Final is at 1:00 p.m. Saturday at SUNY New Paltz.
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Mark Ketcham
Former Shelter Island Public Works Commissioner and Highway Superintendent Mark Ketcham, 57, has died, just days short of his 58th birthday. (more…)
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO
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Doris D. Clark
Doris Dickerson Clark passed away on Friday, February 14, 2014 at Candle Light Cove in Easton, Maryland at the age of 87. (more…)