| Jun 25, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Our mini review of "The House on Salt Hay Road" by Carin Clevidence, a novel published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Family. War. Weather. The long, golden summer light of Fire Island, N.Y. The marshes and fields of the Great......
| Apr 15, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Susanna Salk, author of the new book "Room for Children," is a former special projects editor at House & Garden and author of "A Privileged Life: Celebrating WASP Culture." So it should come as no surprise that her sensibility veers refreshingly away from...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 6:01 PM
Gertrude "Kit" Drollinger, who spent her life working to better the lives of others, died Oct. 9, two days shy of her 84th birthday.
"Our community has been enriched by the active participation of Kit Drollinger over the last third of a century," said...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 7:11 AM
On Long Island, emergency workers are telling residents to prepare for Hurricane Earl to deliver the worst. They also warn that people who live closest to the water and farthest east on Long Island are at the greatest risk.
Wednesday is sunny, hot and...
| Sep 19, 2010
The Physics of Imaginary Objects
Tina May Hall
University of Pittsburgh Press:
160 pp., $24.95
In hard times, as you well know, fewer risks are taken when it comes to potential profit and potential loss. In the publishing world, this means less...
| Jul 7, 2011
The Yale Summer Cabaret adds the final of its three ensemble projects to its Shakespeare Festival this week; Rose-Mark'd Queen, helmed by this summer's artistic director Devin Brain. This fresh amalgamation of various plays centers on Margaret of Anjou,...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 6:44 PM
Two teens were rescued Friday afternoon after becoming stuck on the mudflats between Fire Island and Kincaid Park.
Rescuers were sent to the site at around 3:30 p.m. and an Anchorage Fire Department dive team rescued the two victims from the water...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 6:05 PM
As Hurricane Irene starts barreling herself towards the Outer Banks, five states declared a State of Emergency Thursday ahead of what will most certainly be a messy and wet weekend.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, New Jersey Gov....
| Aug 25, 2011
| 7:52 PM
As Irene approaches the Long Island shoreline, the new woman in all of our lives is already forcing the counties of Nassau and Suffolk to begin preparations for the first major hurricane to impact the island since Gloria in September of 1985.
| Aug 26, 2011
| 8:25 AM
With Hurricane Irene on the way, Long Island is bracing for the worst while hoping for the best. With storm surges in Amittyville on the south shore expected to reach 4-8 feet, many neighbors who live near South Oyster Bay are bringing boats to the...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Islip Town Supervisor Phil Nolan issued a mandatory evacuation order for the residents of Fire Island, effective at 3:00pm on Friday, August 26th, in preparation for Hurricane Irene.
Currently the storm is tracking directly over Fire Island, with...