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09/29/16 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Phil Dunne during his South Ferry channel swim on September 24.

COURTESY PHOTO
Phil Dunne during his South Ferry channel swim on September 24.

For 36 years, Phil Dunne, a chief engineer and senior pilot at South Ferry, has plied the waters between North Haven and Shelter Island on a regular basis.

But every fall for the past 15 years, he makes at least one of those round trips without a boat. (more…)

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07/12/16 10:00am
CAITLIN PANARELLA PHOTO South Ferry Captain Nicholas Morehead, driving the Sunrise across Shelter Island Sound.

CAITLIN PANARELLA PHOTO South Ferry Captain Nicholas Morehead, driving the Sunrise across Shelter Island Sound.

On a recent sun-splashed afternoon, the captain’s seat of a ferryboat at the water’s edge on the south side of Shelter Island was as good as it gets, said South Ferry Captain and Chief Operating Officer Nicholas Morehead. (more…)