BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tom Pandolfi performing at Shelter Island Presbyterian Church during the Shelter Island Friends of Music concert on April 23, 2016.
Sometimes, in the bleak midwinter, a reminder of the joys of this Island help lead us to the sunlight of the spring. The recent Shelter Island Reporter review of the major events of 2016 emphasized the lively, committed nature of our people toward making this such a unique place. (more…)
THURSDAY, JANUARY 19
Cupcakes and coloring, for kids. 2:30 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.
Ferry Writers, 5 p.m., Shelter Island Library. Advance registration requested. Email Jocelyn Ozolins at [email protected] or call (631) 749-0042 to register. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | McKenzie Kathryn Rowland and Steven Andrew Messina are engaged.
Steven Andrew Messina, a native of Warren, Ohio and a grandson of Captain William and Janet Hansen of Shelter Island, is engaged to marry McKenzie Kathryn Rowland, of Nashville, Tennessee. A October 2017 wedding is planned in Nashville. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | The crew from the Shelter Island Fire Department with their stars, from left, Phil McEnroe, Max Pelletier, Andrew Crittenden, Ron Jernick, Susan Schrott, First Assistant Chief Anthony Reiter, William Rowlend, Tim King, and Herb Sherman Jr. (not present, Brian Lechmanski).
To show appreciation for the heroic efforts of Shelter Island and Sag Harbor firefighters in battling the December 16 Main Street fire in Sag Harbor, Island resident Susan Schrott and her family gathered over the holidays to create Stars of Hope for members of both fire departments. (more…)
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Becky Cole
According to Merriam-Webster, a soap opera is defined as “a serial drama performed originally on a daytime radio or television program and chiefly characterized by tangled interpersonal situations and melodramatic or sentimental treatment.” Soap opera fans are notoriously loyal to their “stories,” many of which run for years. (more…)