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05/16/2015 4:00 PM
Derek Stadler and his mother, Hannelore, of Hicksville, pose next to Southold Town's 30th mile marker in Orient. (Rachel Young photos)

Derek Stadler and his mother, Hannelore, of Hicksville, pose next to Southold Town’s 30th mile marker in Orient. (Rachel Young photos)

The 23-mile trek commenced Saturday morning on a winding stretch of sleepy Franklinville Road in Laurel. It was 9:04 a.m. and Derek Stadler and his mother, Hannelore, had just arrived from Hicksville to take part in Mile Marker Day, Southold Town’s kickoff event for its 375th anniversary celebration. (more…)