09/03/14 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Barbara Olton of Shelter Island is spearheading plans for The Retreat’s Second Annual Goat Hill Golf Outing to benefit the organization that assists victims of domestic abuse.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Barbara Olton of Shelter Island is spearheading plans for The Retreat’s Second Annual Goat Hill Golf Outing to benefit the organization that assists victims of domestic abuse.

Looking out at the serene vistas that characterize Shelter Island and contemplating the peace that residents and visitors find here, it’s easy to forget that, like every community, there’s a darker reality for some families where home is not a safe and restorative haven. (more…)