LYNG COYNE PHOTO
The opening tipoff January 10, when the Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team hosted Bridgehampton at the school gym.
The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team are on a roll, sweeping a pair of home games.
On January 10, Walter Richards tallied 11 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, and Lucas Quiggley-Dunning scored 28 points to lead Shelter Island to a dramatic 65-62 victory over the Bridgehampton Killer Bees. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO First light Tuesday from the end of Congdons Creek Dock.
Tuesday will be a bright and cold day on Shelter Island, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). (more…)
TARA SMITH PHOTO County Executive Steve Bellone was among the elected officials on hand to celebrate the official opening of the outpatient clinic.
When Anton DeMartino left the Army in the 1960s, he never could have imagined a time when veterans were welcomed home, cared for and embraced. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Town Engineer John Cronin.
Shelter Island officials should seriously consider hiring a full-time engineer to meet the town’s needs, Town Engineer John Cronin told the Capital Projects/Grants Committee last week. (more…)
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Richard Nixon was inaugurated as the nation’s 37th president.
The Vietnam peace talks began in Paris with representatives of North Vietnam, South Vietnam, the Provisional Revolutionary Government of South Vietnam and the United States at the table.
The Soviet Soyuz 4 and Soyuz 5 performed the first transfer of a crew in space.
United Airlines Flight 266 crashed into Santa Monica Bay killing all 32 passengers and six crew members.
And on Shelter Island . . . (more…)