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…)
JO ANN KIRKLAND
On Halloween, adults act like kids. Kids dress up like grown-ups. (more…)
In March 1968, a prize-winning novelist and freelance journalist named Jeremy Larner signed on as a principal speechwriter for Senator Eugene McCarthy’s insurgent campaign against the reigning president, Lyndon B. Johnson. (more…)
CAROL GALLIGAN PHOTO | My carrot tops. There’s nothing like free plants!
As we move nearer to closing the garden and planting bulbs, we should also be thinking in terms of winter damage.
I should have been suspicious last month driving into a gas station off the Long Island Expressway to fill up. I’d written a column in May about the effort of Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman (I-Montauk), who represents the Island, to require gas stations to make clearer the difference between the cash and credit prices of the fuel they sell. (more…)