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03/26/19 10:00am

John Stephen Doherty

Steve Doherty passed away on March 15, 2019 at age 94.

Born in Manhattan on November 17, 1924 and raised in Queens, Steve served in World War II and the Korean War. He graduated with a Masters in Playwriting from Yale University on the GI Bill.

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01/01/19 3:00pm

JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO An American bald eagle hunting near North Ferry.

The harlequin duck, below, “offers a rare glimpse of this beautiful species visiting Shelter Island,” writes our friend, Don Bindler. “It was spotted off Shell Beach. Harlequin ducks like to feed along rock jetties. They are occasionally seen near Montauk Point and turn up regularly at Point Lookout.” (more…)