The call, expected and dreaded, came while Codger and Crone were on vacation in Oregon this month. (more…)
I don’t know how many of you have seen the new pavilion at Wades Beach. It’s a great structure that gives shade from the hot sun and has a new cement pathway to the restrooms. It was provided by the Lions Club and constructed by Highway Department members.
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Saying he felt like an outsider, Ringo Starr quit the Beatles temporarily. It was considered the first sign the group was having disagreements.
The Yankees and Detroit tigers played to a 3-3 tie in 19 innings with the game called due to a 1 a.m. curfew at Yankee Stadium.
Pope Paul VI made the first papal visit to Latin America, arriving in Bogota, Colombia.
France became the fifth thermonuclear power detonating a device in the South Pacific.
Arthur Ashe became the first African American to win the singles championship at the US Open.
And on Shelter Island . . .
50+ drop-in basketball, Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in basketball, Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in soccer, Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.
Adult coed drop-in volleyball, Wednesdays, 7 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.