07/03/15 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Mr. Buck, enchanting  at Fiske Field. He'll be on board for a special Independence Day weekend.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Mr. Buck, enchanting at Fiske Field. He’ll be on board for a special Independence Day weekend.

Fireworks, family, barbecues and baseball defines the Fourth of July for most Americans. And the Shelter Island Bucks have fans covered with an abundance of the national pastime this weekend. (more…)

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06/20/15 10:00am

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Chris Hess going to the right side in the Bucks tough loss to the Aviators Wednesday evening.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Chris Hess going to the right side in the Bucks tough loss to the Aviators Wednesday evening.

Hall of Famer Yogi Berra popularized the phrase, “It ain’t over ‘till it’s over.”

The Shelter Island Bucks were cruelly reminded of this on Wednesday night when, with two outs and two strikes in the ninth inning, they blew a 1-0 lead over the visiting Westhampton Aviators en route to a 2-1 extra-innings defeat. (more…)

06/13/15 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Maggie Davis in action in a spin class.

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Maggie Davis in action in a spin class.

A question that usually arises when I am speaking with people who exercise on a regular basis is: “Can an older person safely begin an exercise program and reap benefits?”

I decided to speak with fitness instructor Maggie Davis. She started working out to keep herself in shape and has been a certified trainer for the past 25 years. (more…)

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06/08/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Buck put it all together in a big home win over Montauk Saturday.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Buck put it all together in a big home win over Montauk Saturday.

After dropping its Opening Day game at Fiske Field Thursday, the Shelter Island Bucks treated a sizeable home crowd to some offensive fireworks en route to a 9-0 win over the Montauk Mustangs on Saturday evening. (more…)