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DUNEWOOD By Ellen Abramowitz Dunewood Swim Invitational The second annual Dunewood Invitational in memory of Norman Vale, was held on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 11 a.m., at the Dunewood Bay Beach. Norman Vale was a long time Dunewood avid swimmer, and in charge of the swim program for many years. The event was a smashing success with 48 participants, ages …

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DUNEWOOD By Ellen Abramowitz Around Fire Island on a Sunfish Fourteen years ago, Dunewood residents Lynn Berman and Rich Perna became the first to sail around Fire Island in a 14-foot Sunfish. A second team of sailors, Sandro Bologna and Adrien Stern, of Lonelyville, Perpetual Trophy winners of the Dunewood Yacht Club (DYC), tried to achieve the same journey. Part …

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DUNEWOOD By Ellen Abramowitz Dunewood Off Shore At 5:30 a.m., two Dunewood residents and avid fishermen, 16-year-old Allie Henner and her father, Kevin Henner, woke up to begin a day of fishing for sharks. Allie who has been chasing sharks for the last three years, began begging her father to let her come along on a shark fishing expedition since …

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By Ellen Abramowitz “The Liberty Loop” The Liberty Loop is the Dunewood Yacht Club’s way of celebrating the July 4th weekend. It is a race around East Island. Each racer decides which way he or she will navigate around the island depending on the conditions of the Great South Bay. The Liberty Loop is the newest regatta within the DYC …

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By Ellen Abramowitz The Outsiders – Dunewood’s Softball Team In 2007, the Dunewood Outsiders softball team was formed. However, in order for the Outsiders to become the eighth team to join the Saltaire Softball League (SSL), they were required to play against each team in the league once. It was no surprise that the Outsiders, with their talented roster, were …