MARY LYDON PHOTO
In college I didn’t give a hoot about exercise.
Hardly anybody in my social stratum did in the late 1960s. And so I arrived at Navy Officer Candidate School in Newport, Rhode Island, as a cigarette-bumming, beer-chugging kid with the muscle tone of a dish rag. (more…)
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | Islander Kristina Martin-Majdisova winning the women’s division of the Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk Saturday.
Jim Theinert was running with friends, including Annmarie Seddio at the beginning of Saturday’s Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk, and then they were separated. But at about the 3-mile mark with a tenth of a mile to go along Shore Road, Ms. Seddio reappeared and said, “I’m stealing some of your energy.” (more…)
The occasional road trip to Vermont is always littered with memories. This recent one was permanently etched with an odd encounter with an old friend. (more…)