10/05/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 5

Ferry Writers, hone your writing skills with a supportive group. 5 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6

Friday Night Dialogues, writer, editor and food columnist Charity Robey talks about the history of the local scallop fishery. 7 p.m., library. (631) 749-0042. (more…)

09/26/17 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | A basketful of bounty: It’s almost scallop season. Will this year be a boom or a bust?

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | A basketful of bounty: It’s almost scallop season. Will this year be a boom or a bust?

If you think you know a lot about scallops — those treasured bi-valves that Islanders begin to crave when the days grow shorter and a touch of coming winter is in the air — writer Charity Robey has a new word for you: merroir. (more…)

Featured Story
09/14/17 8:00am
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The political wisdom that election season begins after Labor Day is not quite true for Shelter Island — the kick off is always a bit later than the first Monday in September. (more…)

Featured Story
08/07/17 10:00am
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Friends of Fresh Pond
To the Editor:
Recent news reports on Fresh Pond partly misrepresent my positions. (more…)