REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk is October 21.
The 18th Annual Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, October 21 at 11 a.m. The race is held in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and supports the North Fork Breast Health Coalition, the Coalition for Women’s Breast Health at Southampton Hospital and Lucia’s Angels.
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
In the first game in the history of the American Basketball Association the Anaheim Amigos lost to the Oakland Oaks 134-129 in Oakland.
American actress Kate Walsh, who has starred on both Grey’s Anatomy and its spinoff, Private Practice, was born in San Jose, California.
The St. Louis Cardinals beat the Boston Red Sox 4 games to 3 to win the 64th World Series.
Yoko Ono and John Lennon opened an exhibit in London titled “Yoko Plus Me.”
39 people, including singer-activist Joan Baez, were arrested in Oakland, California for blocking the entrance to the city’s military induction center.
And on Shelter Island . . .
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Sign up for Team Flamingo
To the Editor:
October is here and we should all be reminded to display your pink ribbons proudly for the month to raise everyone’s awareness of breast cancer among our friends and family. (more…)
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Louise O’Regan Clark, the fastest power walker and cancer survivor at the 2014 5K. Diagnosed in November 2013, Ms. O’Regan Clark has been the fastest walker in the 5K for nine years.
To the Editor:
As October approaches once again, we should all be reminded to DISPLAY YOUR PINK RIBBONS PROUDLY for the month to raise everyone’s awareness of Breast Cancer among our friends and family.
Remind others to get screened regularly and help support those that need it. (more…)
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Warming up for the 17th Annual Shelter Island 5k that saw two with Island ties as winners.
Two runners with Shelter Island ties emerged as winners of the 17th Annual Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk to support organizations seeking cures for women’s cancers. (more…)