08/02/17 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO The courtyard of the West Neck Guest House.

COURTESY PHOTO
The courtyard of the West Neck Guest House.

How do two sisters with no experience in the hospitality or restaurant business launch a successful hotel and restaurant? And then two years later add a Bed & Breakfast to their growing enterprise?

Meet Suzanne Walsh and Janet Rogler for the answers. (more…)

06/01/17 8:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO A map of Shelter Island produced by the Chamber of Commerce and designed by Designed by Louise O’Regan Clark of Shelter Island Graphics.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO A map of Shelter Island produced by the Chamber of Commerce and designed by Designed by Louise O’Regan Clark of Shelter Island Graphics.

Shelter Island could benefit substantially if it joins the other East End towns in backing a proposal to form a state-sanctioned regional tourism marketing district, members of the Island’s Chamber of Commerce were told last week. (more…)

05/25/17 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island style on display at The Stand Mercantile, a new boutique at the Island Boatyard.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island style on display at The Stand Mercantile, a new boutique at the Island Boatyard.

It will be a summer of discovery for locals and visitors to Shelter Island with new restaurants opening and old favorites sporting fresh menus, plus new businesses alongside tried and true destinations with innovative takes on merchandise and presentation. (more…)