Long Island is not only known for its cultural diversity, but its diversity of opinions. That fact is proven every week on Patch as we host community voices in our blog space. Here’s a look at some of the latest blogs posted on our sites across the region. Click on the headlines to read the blogs in their entirety.
Snapshots: Ocean Beach, Westhampton
Amy Beth Stern contributes to our open blog “Snapshots” with this stunning photo of the rolling surf in Westhampton Beach. Click on the headline and feel free to contribute your own photo to this open blog platform.
Roger Blaugh weighed in this week on a recent Southampton School District BOE meeting held at the Rogers Memorial Library, which was intended to inform the public about the plan to merge the district with the Tuckahoe District. “Throughout the BOE's 90-minute meeting, I noticed that members of the Board of Education were not fully able to answer the many questions and concerns of Southampton's taxpayers,” Blaugh writes. “Such an exhaustive level of frustration grew in the room, that order had to be called to keep taxpayers from jumping out of their own skins.” Click the headline to read the rest of the blog and weigh in yourself.
Jeanie Craver Orenstein weighs contributes to our open blog “Body and Mind” with a personal trainer recommendation of her own. Click the headline to read her advice, then weigh in with your own fitness recommendations in East Hampton.
“This morning, as I went to get the paper, there was a beautiful morning mist in the farm field across the street,” writes John D’Angelo on our open blog Snapshots--North Fork. “Happy October!” Click the headline to view this stunning photo and feel free to contribute your own photos to this open blog forum.
Michael Mayo provides an incredible photo album of downtown Riverhead and nearby Indian Hills Golf Course on our open blog “Snapshots.” Click the headline to check out the photos and then contribute your own to this open forum. Everyone is invited to upload your best shots of Riverhead!