12/07/18 2:00pm

Mr. and Mrs. Claus lit up the night on Wednesday.

Temperatures hovered in the 20s on Wednesday night when Islanders huddled together at Police Headquarters for the annual lighting of the Town Christmas Tree. Thanks to a steady program of music and the spirit of joy for the season, no one seemed concerned about the cool air.


12/06/18 2:00pm

The Island is bustling with holiday events this year.

A weekly round-up of activities and events on Shelter Island.


12/06/18 8:00am

JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO  An Island sunset.

You may remember that I devoted this space a few weeks ago to caregiving and the help it provides to those who need it. I also spoke about the toll it can take on the one giving the care.


12/05/18 4:30pm

Tim  Murphy, left, was honored as Timothy Hill Retreat’s Ambassador of the Year. He is pictured with executive director Thaddaeus Hill, center, and Randy Morreale.

On November 15, the 38th Anniversary of the opening of the Timothy Hill Ranch at Riverhead,  the Ranch honored Shelter Island resident Tim Murphy as their Ambassador of the Year at the Black Tie & Boots Holiday Gala. Also honored were Business of the Year, Neefus-Stype Agency and Randy Morreale, and Philanthropists of the Year, Steve and Lisa Feldman of Renovation Angel.