Readers having fun in the sun around Long Island
Oh, summer! From the beach to the pool -- and back again -- Newsday readers have seized every sliver of sun and surf this season. Whether you've reeled in catches big (or small), or took to the water for a swim or a paddle, clearly you've been having fun.
reader photosTom bobal wantaghChloe and Lily Bobal running to the ocean at Nickerson beach June 29th before the fireworks.
reader photosCourtney Mauer- his mother- from RonkonkomaHunter Blumenauer caught his first fish at Cupsogue Beach in West Hampton
reader photosJoe AbateWatching the tide coming in, a couple enjoys the motion of the ocean on a colorful Sunday evening at Long Beach.
reader photosDanielle Gruber, Smithtown, NYFLYING LOW Ryan Gruber wakeboards on Conscience Bay. Wake us when it’s over.
reader photosAnna Acker- Shoreham NYALREADY CLASSIC Only 2, Kenzie Smith sits tall in the saddle at the Hampton Classic. Photo by grandmother Anna Acker of Shoreham
reader photosWendy ZuhoskiTHE KINGFISHER Derek Grattan relaxes after a busy day reeling in striped bass aboard this Fishy Business charter boat out of Orient Point. But will he be paid scale?
reader photosKerri Kocoris age 48 massapequaWALKING ON WATER The setting sun at Tobay Beach bathes Kristian Kocoris, 11, in brilliant colors.
reader photosJoanne Killeen, BabylonTRICKY MOVES Owen Killeen, 5, keeps the ball from brother Aidan, 10, at Tanner Park in Copiague.
reader photosEllen Dunn - MerrickANYTHING BITING? A mother and son intend to find out as they cast their lines at Massapequa Lake.
reader photosMichael FreedmanLONG SHADOWS After hanging 10 in Long Beach, surfer dudes Jon Cahn, 19, and cousin Ben Freedman, 6, hang it up.
reader photosDonna Fuchs- Massapequa ParkDOGGY PADDLE Tom Fuchs takes his Golden Lab, Sonny, out for a spin off Robert Moses State Park.