09/06/18 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Library

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Library

On January 16, 2009 a lecture series funded by donations in memory of Betsy Jacobson began, quietly and without much fanfare — just as Ms. Jacobson, who passed away in 2007, would have wanted it.

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06/05/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Assessor Al Hammond argued 10 years ago his job should be appointed, not elected.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Assessor Al Hammond argued 10 years ago his job should be appointed, not elected.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

United States astronaut Edward White became the first American and the second human to take a walk in space while he was tethered to a Gemini spacecraft. (more…)

06/05/14 4:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Grown-up Shelter Island summer kid Paul Ben-Victor as Moe Howard, middle, from the 2000 made-for-TV biopic, ‘The Three Stooges,’ which will be screened at the library at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 10. Paul’s co-stars are Michael Chiklis, left, and Evan Handler.

COURTESY PHOTO | Grown-up Shelter Island summer kid Paul Ben-Victor as Moe Howard, middle, from the 2000 made-for-TV biopic, ‘The Three Stooges,’ which will be screened at the library at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 10. Paul, who will be on hand to answer questions after the screening, in a scene above with co-stars Michael Chiklis, left, and Evan Handler.

Paul Ben-Victor will be on hand June 10 to help celebrate the 10th anniversary of Movies at the Library with a screening of ABC’s made-for-TV film “The Three Stooges.” (more…)

Featured Story
03/27/14 10:00am
ELIZABETH ANN SWEETNAM

ELIZABETH ANN SWEETNAM

Elizabeth Ann Sweetnam died on March 21, 2014 at the VNSNY Haven Hospice in Manhattan after a brave fight with breast cancer. Her husband and friends were at her side. She was 66 and lived in Manhattan and Shelter Island. (more…)