06/22/18 2:00pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Homemade hummus is worth the effort. This one has thyme leaves and a drizzle of olive oil to top it off.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Homemade hummus is worth the effort. This one has thyme leaves and a drizzle of olive oil to top it off.

The one-m humus is a fertilizer, the two-m hummus is an appetizer. Both are a blend of organic ingredients and part of a healthy life style. Both can be bought at a store but are much better made at home. There, the similarities end.

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06/21/18 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

EVERY WEEK

50+ drop-in basketball, Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in basketball, Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in soccer, Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in volleyball, Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.

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06/11/18 12:00pm
RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO The 2017 show had a fabulous purple 1930s hot rod coupe on display.

RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO The 2017 show had a fabulous purple 1930s hot rod coupe on display.

The Sixth Annual Car Show is ready to roll on June 30 at Fireman’s Field from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The family-oriented show offers acres of antique and classic muscle cards, sedans and working vehicles with their owners on hand to talk about their rides.

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03/23/18 2:00pm
A lunch at The Islander. (Photo courtesy of The Islander's Facebook page).

A lunch at The Islander. (Photo courtesy of The Islander’s Facebook page).

I mentioned in a column a few weeks ago that March is National Nutrition Month and gave some tips on how we seniors can get meals that are really beneficial for our aging selves.

Senior Center director Laurie Fanelli passed on some interesting and enlightening comments on Island places to eat during the winter months. (more…)