07/12/17 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Our columnist found this seaweed, made it into chips and fed it to her family.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Our columnist found this seaweed, made it into chips and fed it to her family.

Two years ago I heard that kelp farming might soon come to waters off the East End and a jolt of excitement went through me. I know, I know. (more…)

07/11/17 12:00pm
Commodore Pete Bethge of the Menantic Yacht Club looking down the start line 30 seconds before the start of a July 2 race on West Neck Harbor.

COURTESY PHOTO Commodore Pete Bethge of the Menantic Yacht Club looking down the start line 30 seconds before the start of a July 2 race on West Neck Harbor.

The Menantic Yacht Club (MYC) held its first Sunfish race of the 2017 season on Sunday, July 2 in West Neck Harbor.

Mother Nature was at her best with plenty of sunshine and wind that built steadily all afternoon, blowing between 4 and 10 knots from the west. It was gusty and quite squirrely, which made for fun rounding the upwind mark. There were a number of flips and some crashes; one caused extensive damage and one involved the boom of one sailor hitting the head of another sailor with a sound heard ‘round the world. (more…)

07/09/17 3:00pm
RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO | 1970 XKE Jaguar, 1967 Austin Healy Roadster and MGTC from the late 1940s owned by Joe Hine.

RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO Vintage rides at the Shelter Island Classic Car Show in June included a 1970 XKE Jaguar, 1967 Austin Healy Roadster and MGTC from the late 1940s.

I spent the past week trying to complete a project that I started  two years ago. I am almost done but not quite.

In August of 2015, I began attempting to install new brake lines in my 1956 Jaguar roadster. (more…)

07/08/17 3:00pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO

If you know, let us know. Send your responses to [email protected] or phone (631) 749-1000, extension 18. (more…)