10/21/14 10:00am
WILLIAM ABRANOWICZ PHOTO | The home that architect Cary Tamarkin designed with Suzanne Shaker on the Island, as featured in ‘Design in the Hamptons.’

WILLIAM ABRANOWICZ PHOTO | The home that architect Cary Tamarkin designed with Suzanne Shaker on the Island, as featured in ‘Design in the Hamptons.’

A sleek, beautifully photographed coffee table book, “Design in the Hamptons,” was just published last month by the Monacelli Press. It contains over 300 full-page images of the interiors and exteriors of 19 homes, mainly on the South Fork, but including three on Shelter Island. (more…)

10/21/14 7:58am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Louise O’Regan Clark, the fastest power walker and cancer survivor at Saturday's 5K. Diagnosed in November 2013, Ms. O’Regan Clark has been the fastest walker in the 5K for eight years

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |
Louise O’Regan Clark, the fastest power walker at Saturday’s 5K. Diagnosed in November 2013, Ms. O’Regan Clark has been the fastest walker in the 5K for eight years

Islanders dominated the Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk on Saturday at Crescent Beach, led by teenagers who ruled the running of their hometown race.

Of the top eight finishers, six were under 17 and four were members of the revitalized Shelter Island varsity cross country team. (more…)

10/20/14 5:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO| A closeup (partial) view of ‘Maze, 1981-82,’ 87 by 219 by 219 inches, estate of the artist, courtesy Van Doren Waxter, New York;

COURTESY PHOTO| A closeup (partial) view of ‘Maze, 1981-82,’ 87 by 219 by 219 inches, estate of the artist, courtesy Van Doren Waxter, New York

“Alan Shields: In Motion,” an exhibition emphasizing the late artist’s connection to movement and dance, will be on view at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill from October 26 through January 19. (more…)

10/17/14 12:00pm

 

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | The front of Black Cat Books on North Ferry Road.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO | The front of Black Cat Books on North Ferry Road.

 

Do you love secondhand bookstores, but hate that most of them look like a bomb went off a few minutes before you arrived?

And you look forward to happily killing time browsing in the stacks, but begin choking immediately on the dust of the ages floating in the air?

Then head for Black Cat Books, where the air is fresh, the shelves and stacks organized and it’s filled with light. (more…)