04/17/14 8:15am
Cynthia and Tom Rosicki, owners of Sparking Pointe, were presented with a plaque at the ceremony. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Sparkling Pointe owners Tom and Cynthia Rosicki, left, were presented with a plaque at ELIH’s ceremony on Wednesday. (Credit: Carrie Miller photos)

Eastern Long Island Hospital hosted a reception Wednesday to present its $4.5 million operating room remodeling plan and to acknowledge benefactors that helped make the project possible.


04/15/14 8:00am


DON BINDLER PHOTO | A snowy owl in flight over Shell Beach last week.

DON BINDLER PHOTO | A snowy owl in flight over Shell Beach last week.

Don Bindler photographed these snowy owls late last week on Shell Beach, writing to us: “The seasons seem to be mixed up. First time I’ve ever shot a snowy owl while wearing a T-shirt. This mature bird is way past its usual time in these parts. Presumably it’s on its way north.” (more…)

04/14/14 4:33pm
COURTESY PHOTO | 'King of Masks' will the featured Movies at the Library

COURTESY PHOTO | ‘King of Masks’ will the featured film at Movies at the Library on Tuesday, April 15..

Movies at the Library had planned to screen “King of Masks” in January; winter weather intervened. But it’s so gentle and charming a film that we wanted to treat our viewers to another chance. “King of Masks” is now scheduled to be shown on the lower level of the library at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 15. (more…)

04/11/14 2:00pm


Author Jessica Soffer will be the invited guest of the Shelter Island Library Book Club on Thursday, April 17 at 7 p.m. Ms. Soffer will discuss her book, “Tomorrow there will be Apricots,” a story “of two women adrift in New York, a widow and an almost-orphan, each searching for someone she’s lost. (more…)