10/02/17 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Action from a previouys year's Old Timer's game, with Father Peter DeSanctis pulling a Chuck Kraus offering down the left field line.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Action from a previouys year’s Old Timer’s game, with Father Peter DeSanctis pulling a Chuck Kraus offering down the left field line.

One of the most popular community sports events,  Old Timer’s Softball Game is on tap for Sunday, October 8 at Fiske Field. (more…)

09/28/16 11:58am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO From left, Skip Tuttle, the late Ben Jones and Charlie Beckwith, "discussing" the rules at last year's old timers softball game. "The Over the Hill Gang" will be back at Fiske Field this Sunday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO From left, Skip Tuttle, the late Ben Jones and Charlie Beckwith, “discussing” the rules at last year’s old timers softball game. “The Over the Hill Gang” will be back at Fiske Field this Sunday.

Back in the 1970s, a group of Island residents got together to start an annual old timers’ softball game. It was a friendly competition of the “over-35” crowd who played on teams sponsored by two well-known establishments — the Dory and the Harbor Inn. (more…)