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02/07/16 5:33pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Highway Department snow plows are ready for action for  Monday.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Highway Department snow plows are ready for action for Monday.

 In case you needed more of an excuse to call in sick on Super Bowl Monday, the National Weather Service is warning of storm that could reach our area in time for the morning commute.

The NWS has issued a winter storm warning for eastern Long Island beginning at 3 a.m. Monday and lasting until 6 p.m. (more…)

02/07/16 3:00pm
JACK LIEBECK PHOTO / COURTESY PHOTO Pianist Julia Fedoseeva, left, will accompany her husband, cellist Dmitry Kouzov, February 14 at the Presbyterian Church.

JACK LIEBECK PHOTO / COURTESY PHOTO
Pianist Julia Fedoseeva, left, will accompany her husband, cellist Dmitry Kouzov, February 14 at the Presbyterian Church.

The Shelter Island Friends of Music will present “Heart and Soul,” a concert featuring the immensely talented Russian cellist Dmitry Kouzov on Sunday, February 14 at 3 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church. (more…)

02/07/16 10:58am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO |  Henrietta Roberts, hard at work at her desk at the Senior Activity Center.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Henrietta Roberts, hard at work at her desk at the Senior Activity Center.

I learned the other day that Henrietta Roberts, long-time coordinator of Senior Services, has announced her intention to retire in a letter to Supervisor Jim Dougherty. Henrietta said that she would like to leave “whenever a replacement is found.” (more…)

02/07/16 8:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | At Project FIT, No one feels compelled to wear tight-fitting workout attire.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | At Project FIT, No one feels compelled to wear tight-fitting workout attire.

I’ve seen many a health club, but never one that rivals Project FIT.

In a world where fitness is found in eucalyptus-scented warehouses with rows of heart-monitoring, cadence-counting electronic devices and throbbing music you feel in your chest, FIT stands apart. Like all things Island, we do gym a little differently here. (more…)