Dianne Bowditch, current President of the Garden Club of Shelter Island, is also a national judge for the American Daffodil Society. (more…)
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Franz Stangl, the former commandant of the Treblinka and Sobibór extermination camps, was arrested in São Paulo, Brazil.
The United States performed a nuclear test at a site in Nevada.
The movie version of “Thoroughly Modern Millie” starring Julie Andrews and Mary Tyler Moore was released.
Frank Sinatra and producer Jimmy Bowen won Grammy Awards for “Strangers in the Night.”
Actor George Eads of CSI fame was born in Fort Worth, Texas.
And on Shelter Island . . . (more…)
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
Lego Club, choose a challenge to complete. Library, 2:30 p.m. (631) 749-0042.
“Great Decisions,” fourth in a monthly foreign policy discussion series, “Korean Choices.” Library, 5:30 p.m. (631) 749-0042 extension 107. (more…)
Center P.O. comes through
To the Editor:
Given recent reports about abysmal service at the Center Post Office, I am pleased to report that my own experience was exactly the opposite. (more…)