OCEAN BEACH – On Island Time

OCEAN BEACH – On Island Time By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski oceanbeach@fireisland-news.com Hello all, and welcome to (almost) August! We have survived one of the most hectic Julys we have had in a while, nationally record-breaking heat and droughts; though, you wouldn’t … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH – On Island Time

OCEAN BEACH – On Island Time By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Hello friends, and welcome to mid-season! We have survived yet another year of Fourth of July. This Independence Day was one for the books, with our Baby Parade reaching around 90 … Full Story

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report by Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Welcome to Ocean Beach… HERE YOU WALK OFF THE FERRY and into another world. In just nine blocks, you have everything you need for the best vacation, whether it be with your … Full Story

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Hello all, and happy Summer Solstice! We brought in the new season and the longest day of the year with beautifully sunny skies and extra daylight on a Monday, … Full Story

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report

On Island Time – The Ocean Beach Report By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Hello, all, and welcome to your Ocean Beach report! If you are reading this, it means you survived Memorial Day, our tumultuous unofficial start of the season. Unlike last … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH: On Island Time

OCEAN BEACH: On Island Time By Samantha Sigelakis-Minski Welcome back to Ocean Beach, friends! I am here to introduce you to your new source of all things related to the OB community for the 2016 summer season. Here is a … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH AREA – Only Footprints

OCEAN BEACH AREA – Only Footprints By Patrick and Theresa Macri Well it’s the home stretch for us. As a popular Grateful Dead song lyric states, “Summer flies and August dies,” we find ourselves here at our second to the … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH AREA: “Only Footprints”

OCEAN BEACH AREA: “Only Footprints” Theresa and Patrick Macri Well, August is definitely upon us as the first real heat wave hit Ocean Beach with temperatures exceeding the 90-degree mark for five days in a row. Beachgoers were delighted but … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH: Only Footprints

OCEAN BEACH: Only Footprints By Theresa and Patrick Macri This column is being written on the end of a perfect week, the weather has been warm, but much less humid than you might expect. It is also also the end … Full Story

OCEAN BEACH AREA: Only Footprints

By Theresa and Patrick Macri There was a lot happening over the July 4th weekend, most notably the annual Children’s Parade and the OBFD Picnic on the ball field. Over 80 floats were entered in this year’s event and the … Full Story