Volume: IV  Issue: 9                          September 2017                            FI Community Calendar

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FishersIsland.net Appeal

FishersIsland.net Appeal

Please consider a donation today to support the island's communication efforts.

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The Round Island Walk

The Round Island Walk

"When you think of taking a round island stroll, it seems like a relaxing thought. A weekend jaunt, great views, good friends relaxing, and sunshine."

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A Water Ambulance Buoys an Island

A Water Ambulance Buoys an Island

"It’s Sea Stretcher to the rescue!"

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Jonathan Farrar Wins International One-Design Worlds at Northeast Harbor

Farrar Wins IOD Worlds at Northeast Harbor

Teams from the Fishers Island Yacht Club were well-positioned all regatta.

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A Whirlwind Tour of Fishers Island

A Whirlwind Tour of Fishers Island

"Not too many people know too much about Fishers Island, and the residents of this island in the stream of the glacial deposits..." 
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NY Sues EPA Over Long Island Sound Dumping Site

NY Sues EPA Over Long Island Sound Dumping Site

Cuomo said EPA's decision to designate a permanent open water disposal site in eastern LI Sound poses a "major threat to a significant commercial and recreational resource, & undermines New York's long-standing efforts to end dumping in our treasured waters."
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Fishers Island Library's Summer 2017
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Theater Highlights Summer of 2017
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"Housing Our History" at the Ferguson Museum

"Housing Our History" at the Ferguson Museum

"The Henry L. Ferguson Museum on Fishers Island, New York sprints to the top of a list of bests."  
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Fishers Island Community Center Update

Fishers Island Community Center Update

Working to fulfill its mission to provide cultural, educational, athletic and social activities throughout the year for the benefit all Fishers Island community members.  Read more.

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ICB Announces Year-round Rep Election Results
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My Neck Of The Woods

My Neck Of The Woods

"The wind picks up, the leaves on the trees do indeed appear to clap their hands and it feels like a wondrous summer - still."

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Pequot Quotathalon Challenge for the Sea Stretcher

Pequot Quotathalon Challenge for the Sea Stretcher

1st ever Quotathon a huge success. All proceeds and donations benefited the FI Sea Stretcher!  
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Fishers Beats America II's Own Crew in 12 Meter Cup Battle
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September Gardening 2017

September Gardening 2017

Have too many tomatoes? Included here are some recipes.

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Tick pilot program effective as Southold Town develops eradication efforts
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LaValle earmarks $100,000 for Fishers Island road repairs

LaValle earmarks $100,000 for Fishers Island road repairs

After a tour of Fishers Island Wednesday, Sen. Ken LaValle said he will commit funds to repair the community’s roads.  Read more.

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Islanders for Islanders Summer Thank You

Islanders for Islanders Summer Thank You

We are deeply grateful for your continued support.

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Fishers Island Library's Stuffed Animal Sleepover
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Islanders are 2017 Softball Champions

The Islanders are 2017 Softball Champions

Congrats to all for a season well-played.

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Newest Books for the Library Collection 2017
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Ferry District to reintroduce 2-way Passenger Tickets
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FI Ferry District 2018 Draft Budget

FI Ferry District 2018 Draft Budget

Presented at the District's annual meeting on Friday, August 18, 2017.

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FIC Building Project 2016-2018

FIC Building Project 2016-2018

Building progress images from time to time.

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FI: Memorable Moments in Photos

FI: Memorable Moments in Photos

This photo gallery holds photos from our readers. Share your memorable moments at finyinfo@gmail.com and we will add them. 
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2016 Fishers Island Annual Report

2016 Fishers Island Annual Report

A resource of the important work being done by volunteers, staff, and board members of many independent FI organizations. Read more.

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Beach Plum's End of Season Clothing Sale
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FI School Class of 2018 Golf Tournament

FI School Class of 2018 Golf Tournament

Sign up your team today for this fundraising Captain's Choice tournament on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Hay Harbor!
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Tiggy's Summer Sale
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News Café & Village Market Labor Day Weekend Hours
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Museum Exhibit 2017: Photographers of Fishers Island

Museum Exhibit 2017: Photographers of Fishers Island

Join us for the 2017 Museum Show and other special exhibits into the fall. Read more.

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FI Library Annual Meeting

FI Library Annual Meeting

Community members are most welcome to attend. Friday, September 1 Read more.

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Lighthouse Works Welcomes Fall '17 Fellows

Lighthouse Works Welcomes Fall '17 Fellows

Join us for the Reception and Artist Talk Saturday, September 2

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61st Annual Fishers Island Yacht Club 'Round Island Race

61st Annual Fishers Island Yacht Club 'Round Island Race

Race will take place Saturday, September 2; Awards Presentation, Monday, September 4 at 900 at FIYC Clubhouse  Read more.

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Get Ready for the H.O.G. 2017

Get Ready for the H.O.G. 2017

47th H.O.G. Tournament is Sunday, September 3 to benefit the Island Health Project

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Labor Day closing at the Ferry Freight Offices
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American Legion Post 1045 Monthly Meeting

American Legion Post 1045 Monthly Meeting

Post 1045 welcomes all Legionnaires and potential members (wartime veterans) to join us in our monthly meetings. Next meeting is September 7, 5:30.  Read more.

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ICB Meeting Schedule & Agendas

ICB Meeting Schedule & Agendas

Community members are welcome and encouraged to attend the meetings. Next is Monday, September 11
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Year-rounders Welcoming New Neighbors!

Year-rounders Welcoming New Neighbors!

Join in at Dock Beach Tuesday, September 12!

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FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

FI Library Book Group: Upcoming Book Selections

September 14: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee

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Island-wide Beach Clean Up Day: Help us Turn the Tide on Trash

Island-wide Beach Clean Up Day: Help us Turn the Tide on Trash

Grab a friend, go for a nice walk, and help us keep the beaches clean! September 16.
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HEARINGS: Southold Local Law Zoning Issues
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IN MEMORIAM: Peter H. Strife, II

"In the role he cherished most, he became known as Poppy."

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IN MEMORIAM: John H. Thatcher, Jr.

His love of the island and passion for preserving the island’s clean waters and natural habitats spurred him to co-found the Fishers Island Conservancy.  Read more.

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IN MEMORIAM: Frederick Smith

IN MEMORIAM: Frederick Smith

Fred was a devoted father, world traveler, and passionate golfer.

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ENGAGEMENTS

Isabel Burnham and E. Sebastian Kandell

August 18, 2017

in Newport, RI

BIRTHS

June 26, 2016          
Isabella Waafas Gyasiwa Ofosu-Amaah
to Sara di Bonaventura Ofosu-Amaah and Nii Amaah Ofosu-Amaah

 

May 10, 2017              
Elinor Holloway Taylor 
to Liz Burnham & Will Taylor

 

July 24, 2017
William Nicholas Cyr Blondel
to Carol Rossetto and John Blondell

 

August 1, 2017            
Mason James Bruner
to Jennifer Edwards Bruner & Matthew Bruner

 

April 19, 2017           
Charles Wayman ‘Chase’ Young
to Kelley Chapoton Young & Donald W. Young

 

 

August 4, 2017          
Luca Spinola Turner
to Camilla Spinola Turner & Cale Turner

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Fishers Island School
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Job Opening: Fishers Island Ferry District Freight Staff Position

Job Opening: Fishers Island Ferry District Freight Staff Position

The position is primarily based on Fishers Island.
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Found: Winchester Pocket Knife

Found: Winchester Pocket Knife

Might you be missing something?

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MISSING: 1 Mini Crew Shell

MISSING: 1 Mini Crew Shell

This is a serious situation! If anyone knows where the missing boat & equipment can be found please call.
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LOST: Prescription Sunglasses

LOST: Prescription Sunglasses

Ray Ban prescription sunglasses in the case with a cord

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LOST: 3-Band Rolling Ring

LOST: 3-Band Rolling Ring

Please keep an eye out.

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LOST: Pocket Knife
Found: “An inconsiderate person's trash.”
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FIS Class of 2022 Fundraiser: Fishers Beach Towels

FIS Class of 2022 Fundraiser: Fishers Beach Towels

Pick a color and have it monogrammed too!

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FI September Fog Horn Masthead
by Gail Cypherd

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Access FishersIsland.net on Your iPhone

Access FishersIsland.net on Your iPhone

Did you know you can access FishersIsland.net on your iPhone? It is free and easy!

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