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Editor’s Letter

Editor’s Letter

November 30, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

There’s plenty of notice that the holiday season is approaching. Stores smell like cinnamon, carols fill radio playlists, invitations arrive, and, boom, we’re up to our ears in tinsel, cranberries, and nog! Yet despite the multiple warning signs, December still seems to arrive before I’m ready. I need a little more time to organize and […]

Get Your Swim On!

Get Your Swim On!

December 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

I love the holiday season for all its socializing and reconnecting with friends and colleagues. Unfortunately, I tend to overdo the food and beverage consumption at those gatherings — then I get on the scale and feel terrible. I’m not keen on most kinds of exercising, but I do love to swim, as it’s the […]

Give Back to the Bays This Holiday Season

Give Back to the Bays This Holiday Season

December 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

  When the holiday season is upon us, you may wonder what to get that special boater or water-lover on your list. If you’re seeking a meaningful gift that gives back to Long Island’s bays, the Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Marine Program has you covered! The first opportunity involves a lot of tasty fun for […]

Freeport Nautical Mile of Lights Annual Holiday Boat Parade

Freeport Nautical Mile of Lights Annual Holiday Boat Parade

January 31, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Homes and businesses aren’t all that dazzle and twinkle during the holiday season. Freeport’s waterways will be all aglow on December 3 during the Nautical Mile of Lights Annual Holiday Boat Parade. Vessels registered to participate in the parade (there is a fee) will meet behind E. B. Elliot’s on the northern end of Woodcleft […]

Editor’s Letter

Editor’s Letter

November 22, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

You know that saying, “Dates are closer than they appear”? I think that describes how we seemingly jumped from August to the end of the year! Regular readers know I’m not a fan of the winter, and I’ve used this page on more than one occasion to bash Mother Nature for her mistreatment. However, all […]