05/04/16 4:30pm

 

Diana Malcolmson’s painting, ‘The season is over so out they went,’ 6’ x 5’6,” oil on canvas.

Diana Malcolmson’s painting, ‘The season is over so out they went,’ 6’ x 5’6,” oil on canvas.

Diana Malcolmson is known on Shelter Island as the horse lady — and for good reason.

In 1986, she founded Hampshire Farms Equestrian Center, the first riding stable on the Island, and for the next two decades taught children and adults alike how to safely ride and care for horses.  (more…)

05/04/16 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Young scientist Emily Hyatt pursuing her research at Shelter Island School.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Emily Hyatt pursuing her research at Shelter Island School.

Scientists typically experience many failures before they succeed.

But Shelter Island High School student Emily Hyatt, who has seen her share of failures in teacher Dan Williams’ Intel class, has scored a major success. (more…)

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05/04/16 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board in work session Tuesday. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Mary Dudley.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board in work session Tuesday. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Mary Dudley.

The owner of the St. Gabriel’s property has set a deadline for the fate of the chapel that has been on the grounds for nearly eight decades. (more…)