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07/28/14 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |  Strong pitching carried the Bucks to the playoffs and will be key to their success in the post season. Above, Isaac OBear of Grambling State University pitched to a  1.38 ERA during the regular season.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Strong pitching carried the Bucks to the playoffs and will be key to their success in the post season. Above, Isaac OBear of Grambling State University pitched to a 1.38 ERA during the regular season.

After missing the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League playoffs last season, the Shelter Island Bucks will be seeing postseason action in 2014.

A 21-19 record secured the Bucks’ the third seed in the playoffs. They will face the second seeded Sag Harbor Whalers in a best of three series. (more…)

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07/27/14 10:14am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Bucks battled over the weekend to make the playoffs.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Bucks battled over the weekend to make the playoffs.

The Shelter Island Bucks put the finishing touches on their 2014 regular season the past couple of days, splitting a doubleheader at the Sag Harbor Whalers before falling to the Southampton Breakers on the road in the scheduled finale.

The Bucks finished the season at 21-19, good enough for third place in the Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League and one of four teams to make the playoffs. (more…)

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07/26/14 2:32pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO

If you know, let us know. Comment below or send your responses to a.clancy@sireporter.com or phone 749-1000, extension 18.

No one sounded the alarm on last week’s photo (see below), which remains a mystery: Why is a plastic fire hydrant hanging in a tree next to the Heights firehouse?

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO

07/26/14 8:00am
PETER WALDNER PHOTO

PETER WALDNER PHOTO

Acclaimed Shelter Island artist Bob Markell, or a reasonable facsimile, last seen on a  boat going off-Island, is shown here enthralling — or maybe puzzling — a group of Camp Quinipet kids this week.

Watch this spot in coming weeks, as we track Bob’s progress through the Island, all leading to the annual ArtSI Studio tour coming up August 16 and 17.

For more information, visit artsi.info.