05/04/17 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Flying Goat at the Shelter Island Country Club's clubhouse.

JULIE LANE PHOTO  | The Flying Goat at the Shelter Island Country Club’s clubhouse.

WATCH THE PONIES  AT THE GOAT

On Saturday, May 6, don your Derby hat, join the fun and cheer for your favorite horse while watching the running of the 143rd Kentucky Derby at the Flying Goat at the Shelter Island Country Club. The new restaurant will be serving mint julips and southern food. The party kicks off at 5 p.m. (more…)

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05/03/17 4:30pm
HELENE STARZEE PHOTO Shortstop Phoebe Starzee making a nice running catch over her shoulder in the varsity matchup Monday between Shelter Island and Southold/Greenport at Fiske Field.

HELENE STARZEE PHOTO Shortstop Phoebe Starzee making a nice running catch over her shoulder in the varsity matchup Monday between Shelter Island and Southold/Greenport at Fiske Field.

The Shelter Island School varsity softball team is on a roll. As Coach Jackie Brewer predicted, the team is continuing to get better and better as they close in on the end of the season.

On Monday the team hosted Southold/Greenport. With many of their games ending at five innings this year, it was great to see some exciting fielding that allowed the team to go the full game against the Clippers. (more…)

04/27/17 2:00pm
DON BINDLER PHOTO  |  Redstart and babies at Mashomack Preserve.

DON BINDLER PHOTO | Redstart and babies at Mashomack Preserve.

BIRDING AT MASHOMACK

Know the difference between cardinals and blue jays, but not much else? Like the outdoors and learning new things? On Sunday, April 30 from 8 to 10 a.m. Mashomack Preserve offers “Birding for Beginners.”  (more…)