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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02/03/14 11:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO  | From left, Chairman Mick Scheibel of the Town Deer and Tick Committee, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Janalyn Travis-Messer, president of the Shelter Island Deer & Tick Management Foundation who along with Dr. Ann Brunswick presented a check to the own officials last week for $20,500 to the help pay for the town's 4-Poster program.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | From left, Chairman Mick Scheibel of the Town Deer and Tick Committee, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Janalyn Travis-Messer, president of the Shelter Island Deer & Tick Management Foundation who along with Dr. Ann Brunswick presented a check to the own officials last week for $20,500 to the help pay for the town’s 4-Poster program.

Janalyn Travis-Messer, president of the Shelter Island Deer & Tick Management Foundation said after preseting a $20,500 to Town Hall officials that it would  help pay for the town’s 4-Poster program. (more…)