With holiday lights a’blazing, the Island looks especially festive during these longest nights of the year. While many shops scale back hours in winter, you can still find all sorts of gift items or plan for holiday catering without boarding a ferry. (more…)
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We want to thank Bella Vita Pizza for coming to our aid in a time of need. (more…)
With the first signs of spring in the air, Islanders will have a few choices of restaurants on Easter Sunday if they don’t want to stay home and cook and haven’t accepted invitations from friends or family. (more…)
Conversation heart petit fours made from white cake with layers of apricot and raspberry. (Photo courtesy of Red Maple at The Chequit).
February is for lovers.
O.K., so the treeless landscape and the cold, bleak days of winter may not make this the most romantic of seasons on Shelter Island, but Valentine’s Day is next Tuesday, and for those in the know, this is a great place to woo and wow the people who mean the most to you.
Here’s how — and where — to do it. (more…)
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Card companies, florists and candy shops conspire to keep Valentine’s Day alive, and although options to celebrate may be limited in the depths of an Island February, love will find a way.
While many restaurants have closed for the season, a few are vying for lovebirds to choose their eateries as part of the celebration. (more…)