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…)
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.
Shelter Island lost an Island legend, icon and unique character when Robert Reiter passed away at home on Sunday, July 16, 2017. He was 84. (more…)
JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO
Jim Colligan was in Westmoreland and Mashomack this week and brought back some beautiful photos. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Our columnist’s friend Peter Pettibone landed this beautiful striped bass last week in Peconic Bay.
I am beginning to feel like I play baseball for the Mets. (more…)