Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

October 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Dear Editor: Do you know where your litter is? Every piece of litter had an owner! You can set an example for your kids, family, friends, and community by organizing waterfront cleanups. You can remind people to put their litter in proper receptacles, and also to take back with them what they took to the […]

Bald Eagles of Long Island

Bald Eagles of Long Island

June 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Name a Long Island shore bird besides seagulls. Did bald eagles come to mind? If not, you’re not alone, as many may never consider these raptors to be residents of Long Island. Yet bald eagles live here as well as all across the country. While we’re clearing up matters, it should be noted that […]

Snowy Owls of Long Island

Snowy Owls of Long Island

February 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

As a nature photographer who loves the beaches and other shorelines, winter doesn’t always appeal to me as much as the other seasons. However, the annual return of the snowy owl is one of the things I anxiously anticipate as the weather grows increasingly colder. Snowy owls spend much of their time in the northernmost […]

Creating Art at Water’s Edge

Creating Art at Water’s Edge

February 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

. Heidi Lechner, one of Long Island’s talented artists, has been creating art in one form or another for nearly her entire life. Just as water surrounds Long Island, water also plays a large role in the visual arts produced by this Centereach native.  Inspired by the diverse beauty and vast seascapes of Long Island, […]