CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Janalyn Travis-Messer and Nushka in her Heights office.
Janalyn Travis-Messer’s office is full of activity. She’s in the middle of building a house on the Island and as she bustles around her office/exhibition space for local artists, she’s keeping one eye on Nushka, her new, not quite perfectly house-trained puppy.
A guy wearing crusty work boots sticks his head in to say that over at the building site for her new house, “The slab is drying.” (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Reverend Paul Wancura.
An ecumenical memorial service for Reverend Canon Paul Wancura, who succumbed Monday to wounds suffered during a burglary at his Silver Beach home, will be held at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church on Monday, April 30, at 7 p.m. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Roadways where traffic delays could occur Monday and Tuesday as road work gets underway near North Ferry.
Work is set for Monday and Tuesday to repave Shelter Island road that had to be torn up during the PSEG project to provide reliable electrical service to the town. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO
The Shelter Island Police and Suffolk County Police departments released new information Thursday morning on the homicide case that victimized an 87-year-old resident at his Silver Beach home last month. (more…)
How old is the Old House in Cutchogue?
This handsome home, which sits on the Village Green, has long been believed to be part of Budd and Horton family lore, dating back to the founding of Southold Town.
It is said to have been built in Hashamomuck in the late 1640s, just a few years after Europeans settled the town, pushing aside the Native people who had lived here for 10,000 years, and to have been moved to Cutchogue sometime later. (more…)