12/21/16 4:30pm
DONA BERGIN PHOTO Christmas Island

DONA BERGIN PHOTO Christmas Island

You won’t find many restaurants open for Christmas Eve or Day, although the pickings get a bit better for New Year’s Eve. But with only two days left before Christmas, you still have a lot of choices here for those last minute gifts. (more…)

05/27/16 10:00am
ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO Nautical-themed tablewear and candles at Dabney Lee.

ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO Nautical-themed tablewear and candles at Dabney Lee.

With Memorial Day weekend typically marking the beginning of the summer season on Shelter Island, 2016 is less about new businesses than returning businesses. (more…)

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04/05/16 10:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO | Matt Sherman of Sherman Engineering told the Town Board Friday that while original plans called for raising an existing dwelling at 6 Hager Road to install a basement underneath, it might be preferable to take the structure down and start from scratch.

JULIE LANE PHOTO | Matt Sherman of Sherman Engineering told the Town Board Friday that while original plans called for raising an existing dwelling at 6 Hager Road to install a basement underneath, it might be preferable to take the structure down and start from scratch.

The latest effort to improve East End transportation by decreasing traffic congestion took a small step forward Friday. (more…)

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03/16/16 12:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Janet D’Amato, acting president of the Shelter Island Historical Society, told the Town Board the site won’t be used for weddings in the future.

JULIE LANE PHOTO | Janet D’Amato, acting president of the Shelter Island Historical Society, told the Town Board Tuesday that the site won’t be used for weddings in the future.

The Town Board may have worked through a major stumbling block in a revised parking proposal as it assesses the Shelter Island Historical Society’s plans for its new vault, classroom and display space. (more…)