It seems summer is being a little more gracious with us. It’s been a little bit cooler but a little more rain would be much appreciated. I hope you’re freezing any leftover corn! Also, enjoy some delicious peaches, tomatoes and other local produce! READ
I received some sad news from Angela DeVito: Longtime South Jamesport resident and community member Patricia Hansen passed away Aug. 1. She spent her youth here in the summer and moved here permanently after retiring. READ
OK, enough of this heat already, Mother Nature. A couple of days is fine but a couple of weeks is a little too much. However, the tomatoes are in full gear, as well as peppers, watermelons and cantaloupe. Enjoy. READ
Hallockville Museum Farm’s annual Barn Dance is this Saturday, July 30, from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Enjoy live traditional music and learn dance steps from caller Chart Guthrie in the historic Naugles Barn. READ
Happy September, everyone. What a great summer! I hope you enjoyed yours also.
The Riverhead Key Club has you covered. This group of high school students is currently having a fundraiser at which you can design and hand paint umbrellas.
Jamesport Fire Department’s Long Island Sound to Peconic Bay 10K/5K Run is just around the corner! You can still take advantage of the pre-registration price ($25) as long as you register by Aug. 15. (more…)
I hope you’re enjoying some fresh fruits and vegetables from our local farm stands. They’re simply amazing. It’s a good idea to start thinking about freezing some of them. Did you know you can freeze tomatoes off the vine? Simply put them whole into a freezer bag, then during the winter you can have a little taste of summer! READ