01/16/15 10:00am
GRETEL FRENCH

GRETEL FRENCH

Note: Our bowling columnist reports from China that league standings will appear at the end of each five-week period.

The main events have come and gone — Christmas and the New Year! What better way to burn some post-holiday calories than throwing a 10-, 12- or even 18-pound ball down a wooden alley? (more…)

01/08/15 4:08pm

 

 COURTESY PHOTO |Newly elected US Congressman Lee Zeldin.

COURTESY PHOTO | Newly elected US Congressman Lee Zeldin.

Lee Zeldin was given a golden opportunity Sunday.

Appearing on Fox News two days before being sworn in, the freshman Congressman from Shirley was asked about a speech that current House majority whip Steve Scalise had given years earlier to a group of white supremacists in Louisiana, while he was serving in that state’s House of Representatives. (more…)

01/04/15 1:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO | Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. just recently returned from Israel.

JULIE LANE PHOTO | Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. just recently returned from Israel.

State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele, Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) started the holiday season off in an appropriate place: the Holy Land. Mr. Thiele visited Israel. His reaction? “It was the trip of a lifetime.” (more…)