01/18/19 4:30pm

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As a great fan of fun science, Codger has been deeply absorbed this entire year by the news that Shelter Islanders will, on average, live to be 93, longer than most anyone except those prune-faced, toothless, yogurt-loving mountain folk in National Geographic. (more…)

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12/03/15 12:00pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO Julia Brennan is the Reporter’s new proofreader, reporter and editorial assistant.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO Julia Brennan is the Reporter’s new proofreader, reporter and editorial assistant.

Times Review Media Group is pleased to announce that Julia Brennan has joined the Reporter staff as proofreader, reporter and editorial assistant.

She replaces Archer Brown, who is retiring after 16 years. (more…)

03/22/15 11:00am
KARL GROSSMAN

KARL GROSSMAN

The Obama administration’s recent move opening up a vast area of the Atlantic Ocean to our south to oil and gas drilling comes at a curious time.

Right now there’s so much of the stuff being produced in the U.S. that the industry can’t find places to store it. Add to that the fact that gasoline is at the lowest price in years, and the initiative comes despite the impacts along the Gulf of Mexico, still being felt from the massive 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill. (more…)