06/26/15 10:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Reverend Stephen Fearing will preach at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m.


CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Reverend Stephen Fearing will preach at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m.

Reverend Stephen Fearing, pastor of the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church, will lead the morning worship at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, June 28 at 10:30 a.m. This service is focused on worship for children and will feature lessons read by young adults and music geared for a youthful audience. (more…)

06/25/15 4:30pm

 

PHOTO: HERMIONE2015.COM The Hermione under sail.

PHOTO: HERMIONE2015.COM
The Hermione under sail.

“Nous voila, Lafayette!” — Lafayette, we are here!”

That stirring declaration was delivered in Paris at the tomb of the Marquis de Lafayette on July 4, 1917 at a ceremony celebrating the historic service of the French “boy general” in the American Revolution. It marked the arrival of the first U.S. military forces in Europe, where they joined the French and other allies in the bloody conflict that would come to be known as World War I. (more…)

06/19/15 2:33pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO \ Members of the Perlman Music Program's Master Class at Marie Eiffel Market.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO \ Members of the Perlman Music Program’s Master Class at Marie Eiffel Market.

If you were lucky enough to be buying a croissant last Wednesday morning at Marie Eiffel Market, you may have been treated to an impromptu musical performance by world-class musicians. (more…)

06/18/15 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO  Meb Keflezighi, a former Boston Marathon champion, is returning to Shelter Island for his second 10K run Saturday. He’ll be joined by thousands of runners and spectators.

COURTESY PHOTO
Meb Keflezighi, a former Boston Marathon champion, is returning to Shelter Island for his second 10K run Saturday. He’ll be joined by thousands of runners and spectators.

Two days before runners in the Shelter Island 10K hit the course, Cliff Clark, who co-founded the event with John Strode and Jack Fath 36 years ago, called his hometown’s signature sporting event “as good a race as any in the country.” (more…)