09/20/18 6:00am
09/20/2018 6:00 AM

Newlyweds Rich and Marilyn Fiedler celebrated their nuptials at Greenport’s Soundview Restaurant on a chilly winter night in January 1982. About a dozen immediate family members joined them for dinner in a back room, where a guitar player strummed tunes.

They feasted on Manhattan clam chowder, shrimp cocktail and prime rib. Their wedding cake was chocolate with vanilla frosting.

“That was Rich’s favorite,” Ms. Fiedler recalled. READ

09/03/18 5:54am
09/03/2018 5:54 AM

Oysterponds Historical Society has announced that its executive director, Dr. Elsbeth Linn Dowd, has resigned.

Ms. Dowd, a Huntington Station native, was hired by the historical society in 2016. Prior to that, she worked as a registrar at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History in Norman, Okla. after earning a Ph.D. in anthropology at the University of Oklahoma. READ