04/16/19 2:00pm

COURTESY PHOTO Jake Card

Last Thursday morning, most of the golf world was busy paying attention to the Masters golf tournament.

And why not — history was being made in Augusta, Georgia with Tiger Woods making his move to be the undisputed greatest golfer ever. Tiger was going for his fifth Masters title and 15th major championship. By now, you all know the outcome.

At the same time, Shelter Island’s Jay (Jake) Card III was making news in other parts of the golf world with some unbelievable scores. (more…)

02/27/19 4:30pm

COURTESY PHOTO
Riley Willumsen in action during a rodeo competition.

When Riley Willumsen graduated from Shelter Island High School in 2014, I did a story on the direction he was taking his life. The reason I wrote about Riley was because he had picked a different path for his life’s journey from all the other kids. (more…)