04/19/18 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, APRIL 19

Daffodil exhibit, hosted by the Garden Club of Shelter Island. On view at Shelter Island Library through April 28. Bring your own daffodils in a water-filled jar for identification by Garden Club members. (more…)

04/12/18 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Sandy Baxter’s prize-winning 2017 daffodils.

COURTESY PHOTO | Sandy Baxter’s prize-winning 2017 daffodils.

DAFFODIL DAYS 

Spring is here, and so is the Garden Club of Shelter Island’s Daffodil Expo which will be held at the Shelter Island Library from Monday, April 16 through Saturday, April 21. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily and the show is open to the public.

Come and see a selection of wild and wonderful daffodils, many of which have been American Daffodil Society show winners. Garden Club members and the public are encouraged to bring their own daffodils in for display.  (more…)

Featured Story
01/22/18 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO It takes money to make money but with the purchase of this new grinder, the town will be able to sell more ground material at a profit, according to Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr.

COURTESY PHOTO It takes money to make money but with the purchase of this new grinder, the town will be able to sell more ground material at a profit, according to Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr.

A $710,000 price tag might seem a lot to pay for a new piece of equipment, but Highway Superintendent and Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr. calls it a money saving purchase. (more…)

12/27/17 11:00am

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There are a couple of old sayings that sum up our feelings when important people in our lives pass away.

The ranks are thinning, you will hear, as well as that the cemeteries are filled with irreplaceable people. Both statements are true and untrue, since every day people pick up a fallen standard. (more…)