12/08/18 3:00pm

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Richard Surozenski, left, and Bill Cummings erected the floating Chase Creek Christmas tree.

Why did Richard Surozenski and Bill Cummings spend the better part of last Saturday in a yellow rowboat, hauling a fully-decorated Christmas tree to the middle of Chase Creek? (more…)

11/14/18 2:00pm

COURTESY PHOTO
From left, Jason, Joshua and Toby Green.

Last week while sitting in STARs Café — where I have been like a piece of the furniture since retiring seven years ago — Mary Ellen Adipietro was proudly talking to the group about Joshua Green’s latest victory. (more…)

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09/25/18 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO JULIE LANE PHOTO ‘Doc’ Lechmanski to be honored Friday night on Southampton School District’s Wall of Distinction.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
‘Doc’ Lechmanski to be honored Friday night on Southampton School District’s Wall of Distinction.

Islanders may not know him as “Doc,” but it’s a name Larry Lechmanski’s former Southampton students gave him many years ago for his abilities to fix what went wrong with anything mechanical. (more…)