There are many sources of help for anxiety and depression.
I was watching my granddaughter’s JV volleyball team play a tense game against Port Jefferson at the school gym last Friday when I began saying to myself, “This is too stressful.There’s too much anxiety and tension being created by this tight game!”
Frank Milano spoke about his time in Zaire as a teacher in the Peace Corps at a recent Friday Night Dialogues.
“Jambo” means “Hello” in Swahili and “koo koo” means chicken. I learned these and a few other Swahili words from Frank Milano during his talk about his time in the Peace Corps at the library last Friday. (more…)
A letter from September 2001.
The memorial ceremony here on the Island made me think back to that clear sunny day in 2001 when everything changed.
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Shelter Island’s Animal Control Officer Beau Payne.
About a dozen hunters gathered in Town Hall last Tuesday night for a report from the town’s Deer and Tick Committee. Chairman Dr. Jim Bevilaqua opened the meeting and turned it over to Animal Control Officer (ACO) Beau Payne. (more…)
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Mary Lou Eichhorn is the owner of gift shop Cornucopia.
I stopped at Cornucopia on West Neck Road last week looking for a card.
While looking through the selection I began talking with proprietor Mary Lou Eichhorn about this Island gift shop that she keeps open every day. (more…)