03/04/16 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO |  Charlotte Hannabury at home with the three-tier pastry stand that held many memorable muffins at STARS, the café her daughter Cheryl ran in the last years of her life.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Charlotte Hannabury at home with the three-tier pastry stand that held many memorable muffins at STARS, the café her daughter Cheryl ran in the last years of her life.

Charlotte Hannabury is climbing a narrow set of stairs, warning her visitor to lean in to avoid collision with the low ceiling.

They are ascending to Charlotte’s favorite place in a beloved home, her “upstairs living room,” a bright, spacious chamber with skylights. The walls are lined with framed black and white images, portraits, keepsakes and stacks of photo albums. (more…)

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02/05/16 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Frank Emmett and his wife, Colleen with one of the many creatures, great and small, sharing their home on Baldwin Road.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Frank Emmett and his wife, Colleen with one of the many creatures, great and small, sharing their home on Baldwin Road.

Frank Emmett has lived on Shelter Island with his wife, Colleen Smith, for 24 years. But when he speaks, you’re reminded that although Frank is every inch an Islander, he learned to talk elsewhere. (more…)

01/24/16 6:02pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The prospect of icy and unsafe streets has caused a delay of classes at the Shelter Island School for Monday morning.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The prospect of icy and unsafe streets has caused a delay of classes at the Shelter Island School for Monday morning.

Shortly before 6 p.m. the Shelter Island School sent out a message to parents and students:

“Due to the concern of the roads icing overnight, we will have a two hour delayed opening tomorrow, Monday, January 25th. (more…)