A ZigZag Moment with Jamie Schagat

The WaterFront Center’s ZigZag program is specifically designed for people of all abilities to experience the joy of sailing. Whether we are helping participants learn the skills and seamanship necessary to pursue competitive sailing or expose them to the therapeutic benefits of being on the water, ZigZag has welcomed a variety of individuals & groups to leave their differences ashore.…

"It Transformed My Life…"

When I was 8 years old, I moved back to New York from Florida. After my mom and dad got divorced, my mom moved the three of us- me, my brother, and her- into my grandparents’ home on Long Island so that they could help her out while she worked and took care of us. So I joined an after-school…

Dazzled Painting – Not What You Might Expect

Viewers may be a little mystified when they see the John J. Harvey fireboat at the 35th Annual Oyster Festival on October 13th and 14th. The John J. Harvey was the first fireboat to be powered by internal combustion engines in addition to being the first fireboat that could maneuver and pump water at the same time. Harvey first went…