09/22/16 5:18pm
09/22/2016 5:18 PM

I wished my co-worker Sam Perry a happy birthday last week, but her day is today, Sept. 22, so if you work with her at her full-time job, give her a birthday hug for me! Also celebrating soon are Liam Stinett, Sept. 25; Joyce Wilkens Sept. 26; Chris Manfredi Jr. Sept. 28; Mike Eckhardt, Oct. 3; Carol Chilton-Miller, Oct. 4; and Melissa Hyatt-DeSimone, Oct. 5.

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08/25/16 12:16pm
08/25/2016 12:16 PM

The days are getting shorter and so is summer vacation. I’ve said before I’m one of those moms who loves summer vacation — the lack of structure and the freedom to just do whatever and go with the flow. Last week, a photo went viral online of a mother literally jumping for joy as her children, looking very unhappy, lined up waiting for the school bus. I am not one of those. Anybody else with me?

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05/19/16 5:00am
05/19/2016 5:00 AM
Southold Webelos with their donation 'check' for North Fork Animal Welfare League. From left: kennel manager Gabby Glantzman and scouts Stephen Clements, Jack Goscinski, Noah Berry, Matthew Molnar and Michael Lucak. Not pictured: Justin McGreevy, Brendan Mullen and Bobby Doering. (Credit: courtesy photo)

Southold Webelos with their donation ‘check’ for North Fork Animal Welfare League. From left: kennel manager Gabby Glantzman and scouts Stephen Clements, Jack Goscinski, Noah Berry, Matthew Molnar and Michael Lucak. Not pictured: Justin McGreevy, Brendan Mullen and Bobby Doering. (Credit: courtesy photo)

My Facebook feed this weekend was flooded with news of graduation, prom, talent show and college kids coming home. So many wonderful, uplifting photos and videos. Congratulations to all involved in such wonderful events.

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