How much do you know about the streets and roads of the Island?
A quiet thoroughfare connecting West Neck Road to Stearns Point Road, the roots of Behringer Lane have historical ties to several Island institutions.
According to primary documents from the Shelter Island Historical Society (SIHS), the name “Behringer” refers to Louie Behringer. (more…)
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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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…)
The North Ferry to Shelter Island. (Credit: File photo)
For the past two years, northforker.com has brought its readers the latest happenings regarding food, wine and fun on the North Fork.
Now we want to do the same thing for Shelter Islanders. (more…)
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Kate Cunningham and Howard Johansen at Vue.
Businesses are gearing up for the summer of 2015 to make our lives more interesting, easier and hopefully, a whole lot tastier. The biz buzz this year is on the new and the revamping of some old favorites, as well as the addition of several professional service providers. (more…)