07/18/18 11:00am
ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO Marie Eiffel Home has opened at 184 North Ferry Road.

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO
Marie Eiffel Home has opened at 184 North Ferry Road.

This May, local lifestyle mogul Marie Eiffel and her partner, fashion and interior photographer Jason Penney, opened “Marie Eiffel Home,” a furniture boutique that offers a variegated collection of antique and modern pieces for the design-minded homeowner.

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07/18/18 8:00am
BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO Lifesavers Gary Cardillo, left, and Brian Lechamanski.

BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO
Lifesavers Gary Cardillo, left, and Brian Lechamanski.

Sometimes things are not what they seem.

For instance, I have been taking courses for 60 years to prepare for the day when I can help someone who has a sudden medical problem. I always wanted to be ready, to be the hero, to save someone’s life. I knew it would be the greatest gift I could ever give. (more…)

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07/17/18 3:31pm
THOMAS GRAFFAGNINO PHOTO A Ford Explorer ablaze just after noon Tuesday on the Clinton Avenue stretch of the North Ferry line.

THOMAS GRAFFAGNINO PHOTO
A Ford Explorer ablaze just after noon Tuesday on the Clinton Avenue stretch of the North Ferry line.

A motor vehicle caught fire just after noon Tuesday on the Shelter Island side of the North Ferry line.

The Shelter Island Fire Department responded and extinguished the blaze. There were no injuries. (more…)

07/17/18 12:00pm
ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO Finley Shaw, right, and Adrienne Conzelman this week at Finley’s Fiction.

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO
Finley Shaw, right, and Adrienne Conzelman this week at Finley’s Fiction.

Many Shelter Islanders look forward to summer as an opportunity not only to relax, but to relax while simultaneously — and usually, slowly — bettering their brains with books. Finley’s Fiction, a new bookstore located across the street from the Chequit’s White Hill Cafe hopes to help patrons do exactly that by offering a carefully-curated selection of new releases, literary classics and beach reads. (more…)