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02/10/15 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Deer & Tick Committee member Jim Colligan told his colleagues last week he joined the group to solve a problem.

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Deer & Tick Committee member Jim Colligan told his colleagues last week he joined the group to solve a problem.

With the “nuisance” bow hunting season under way, the Deer & Tick Committee is seeking more people to participate between now and the end of the March. (more…)

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01/26/15 12:00pm

 

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Mimi Brennan with granddaughter Kara keeping an eye on her from the end table.

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Mimi Brennan with granddaughter Kara keeping an eye on her from the end table.

Mimi Brennan is a woman in charge.

Directing a visitor to make herself comfortable, she said, “Sit anywhere. Just not on the pinecones.” (more…)

01/03/15 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | The happy couple at their favorite beach.

COURTESY PHOTO | Adam Ross Abel and Elizabeth Berni Schrott at their favorite beach.

Dr. Jonathan and Susan Schrott have announced the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Berni Schrott, to Adam Ross Abel, son of Dr. Bruce and Marjorie Abel of West Hartford, Connecticut. (more…)

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12/03/14 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Ashley Harrington of the Riverhead Foundation holds a Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle found near Wade’s Beach on December 2 as her colleague calls in further information to the stranding network.

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Ashley Harrington of the Riverhead Foundation holds a Kemp’s Ridley sea turtle found near Wade’s Beach on December 2 as her colleague calls in further information to the stranding network.

Over the past three weeks three different sea turtles were stranded on the shores of Shelter Island.

They were brought to Mashomack Preserve and passed along to the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation for recovery or animal autopsies. (more…)