BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Island volunteers and staff of ‘Kids Need MoRE’s’ Camp Adventure (held each summer at Camp Quinipet) gathered for a ‘thank you’ party at the American Legion hall.
Holly Lanzetta’s 6-year-old son Sam has cancer. As a single parent of two young boys, the Southold mother has long struggled to care for her sons — including providing the medical care Sam has needed throughout the years. Ms. Lanzetta has also had to find a balance that allows her to pay her bills while working between her son’s treatments to maintain as normal a life as possible for her family. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Coecles Harbor at dawn Tuesday.
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for a bright and crisp autumn day on Shelter Island. (more…)
SARAH SHEPHERD PHOTO | It’s about thyme — the author’s herbal book, a photo of her mother’s garden and a bunch of the real thing.
There is as an old photograph of my mother’s garden that I keep tucked away in one of my favorite old herbals. I enjoy stumbling upon it from time to time. It is a window into one of my favorite childhood memories. Sisters running with hair in braids, matching clothes, chasing each other between rows of cucumbers, towers of tomatoes and beds of string beans. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Daybreak Tuesday over Coecles Harbor.
Tuesday will be a mostly sunny day for Shelter Island, according to the National Weather Service (NWS), continuing a streak of mild, beautiful weather. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Dawn Tuesday over West Neck Bay.
Today, known as “Tumbleweed Tuesday” by some Islanders, will be a mostly sunny day with a high temperature of 79 degrees, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). (more…)