Editorial: Boom, Boom, Siss, Boom, Bah!

While Charles Dolan wasn’t able to hold his annual Fourth of July fireworks this year, many country clubs did and as they lit up...

Mystery Picture: July 16, 2010

Madison Petrizzo Knows Oyster BayMadison Petrizzo called to identify the mystery picture in the July 8 issue of the Enterprise Pilot. She said, “It’s...

Bring In The Hummingbirds

Have you ever seen a hummingbird feeding in your garden? I have and it is a fascinating sight. I knew very little about these...

Mystery Picture: May 21, 2010

Patty Marvos Brexel Knows Oyster Bay“It’s the walkway by Townsend Square, the old Foodtown building. They re-did it,” said Patty Mavros Brexel of the...

An Uncommon Morning

On the beach, the sky is so pale that it’s almost indistinguishable from the Gulf water. A Forster’s tern plunges hard at a 90-degree...

Jones Beach: The Land Of No

In the summer, Jones Beach State Park is always a nice place to visit. As I walked along the boardwalk at Jones Beach near...

Mystery Picture: June 5, 2009

Edna Standerwick Knows Oyster BayEdna Standerwick called to identify the April 28 mystery picture. She said, “I was so surprised to see the picture...

Easy Steps For Early Winter Rose Care

There is always a lot of work in the garden during the fall season. Many plants need to be pruned, borders need to be...

Deeply Touched

Birding touches something deeply spiritual in me. I have been inspired by the writings of two men: One is a 19th century naturalist, the...