50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
John Lennon and Yoko Ono released their second album, “Wedding Album,” in the United Kingdom.
American actor Matthew McConaughey was born in Uvalde, Texas.
Rapper Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs was born in New York City.
“Bridge Over Troubled Waters” was recorded by Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel
Sesame Street premiered on PBS
And on Shelter Island . . . (more…)
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The Peconic Estuary Program is seeking the public’s input on its Comprehensive Conservation Management Plan, which hasn’t seen updates since it was approved in 2001.
The CCMP is the blueprint for how the program focuses its resources to protect and restore the estuary, which stretches east from the headwaters of the Peconic River and includes several bays, ending at Block Island Sound. (more…)