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06/14/17 12:00pm
COURTESY ART

COURTESY ART

From the breathtaking views of the Island, to the chance to watch elite runners in action, the 38th annual running Saturday of the Shelter Island 10K/5K Run/Walk is ticketed to be a memorable event.

The Island’s signature sporting event highlights a strong field of athletes, including runners who have competed on the world’s stage. While a select few run with the intent of winning and capturing prize money, the majority of the field will simply be pleased to cross the finish line at Fiske Field. (more…)

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06/13/17 12:00pm
NICOLE SMITH PHOTO Kelp harvesting on Peconic Bay.

NICOLE SMITH PHOTO Kelp harvesting on Peconic Bay.

Early Thursday afternoon, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone and Suffolk County Legislator Al Krupski climbed aboard a barge and headed into the Peconic Bay. Their mission: to harvest sugar kelp, a type of seaweed. (more…)

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12/23/16 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Gathering meets to support our bays.

COURTESY PHOTO Gathering  to support our bays.

The Great Peconic Race that brought all sorts of paddlers here to compete in a 19.5-mile circumnavigation of Shelter Island in September has raised $25,000 to benefit the Cornell Cooperative Marine Program (CCMP). (more…)