10/20/17 4:30pm
COURTESY ILLUSTRATION

COURTESY ILLUSTRATION

Cruising the Island at 30 miles an hour was Police Chief Jim Read’s idea, not Codger’s.

At a recent Town Board meeting, after the chief presented the results of 14 years of traffic studies on New York Avenue and St. Mary’s Road, Councilwoman Chris Lewis asked about lowering speed limits.

Chief Read suggested that concerned residents might “drive around at 30, get a feel for it.” (more…)

08/19/17 3:00pm
POND IN MASHOMACK, KIDS

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO

Getting hands on experience above are, from left, Johanna Kaasik, Juliana Lapapa, Julien Maurer, Sam Verwymeren and Anna Wong, who found fascinating creatures while exploring a pond at Mashomack Preserve on August 11.

Visit Mashomack’s meadows this Sunday, August 20 at 9:30 a.m. for a two-hour guided tour of wildlife at the edges of the forest. Register at (631) 749-4219.’s meadows Sunday, August 20 at 9:30 a.m. for a two-hour guided tour of wildlife at the edges of the forest. Register at (631) 749-4219.