12/01/17 4:30pm
PHOTO COURTESY OF THE SHELTER ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE SHELTER ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY.

Shelter Island takes care of its own. These Island groups represent all age groups and address a range of community programs and services, supported largely by volunteer efforts and donations. In addition, each of the Island’s churches provides outreach programs. During this season, please consider helping out or lending a hand — and let us know if we have inadvertently omitted any group.
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07/19/17 10:39am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO A Bucks pick-off attempt at Fiske Field Tuesday comes up short by a whisker as a Southampton Breaker dives safely back to the bag.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO A Bucks pick-off attempt at Fiske Field Tuesday comes up short by a whisker as a Southampton Breaker dives safely back to the bag.

Jacob Stracner reached base safely in all five of his plate appearances on Tuesday evening at Fiske Field as the Shelter Island Bucks hosted the Southampton Breakers in a Hamptons Collegiate Baseball League (HCBL) contest. (more…)

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07/06/17 3:12pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Elle Foard, 7, learns the basics of pitching from her dad, Mark, assistant general manager of the Shelter Island Bucks, during the first baseball clinic the team held with local kids at Fiske Field Thursday morning.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Elle Foard, 7, learns the basics of pitching from her dad, Mark, assistant general manager of the Shelter Island Bucks, during the first baseball clinic the team held with local kids at Fiske Field Thursday morning.

Among the many ways in which the Shelter Island Bucks give back to the community, each summer is a baseball clinic they organize for kids in the community. (more…)