06/09/18 11:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The ribbon was cut by Supervisor Gary Gerth to open the a pavilion at Wades Beach Tuesday, a gift from the Shelter Island Lions Club Foundation. From left, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams, Mr. Gerth, Councilman Paul shepherd, Councilman Albert Dickson and Lions Club member Don D’Amato.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The ribbon was cut last month by Supervisor Gary Gerth to open the pavilion at Wades Beach, a gift from the Shelter Island Lions Club Foundation. From left, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams, Mr. Gerth, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Councilman Albert Dickson and Lions Club member Don D’Amato.

What would Shelter Island do without the Lions Club? One thing is certain— it would be a less caring and comforting place. (more…)

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01/27/15 9:05am

| Snowed in. Ice crystals forming on a Silver Beach window.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Snowed in. Ice cyrstals forming on a Silver Beach kitchen window.

With snow falling at a rate of four inches an hour, road crews for the Shelter Island Highway Department fought a fast-striking and cagey opponent last night. (more…)

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01/26/15 10:14pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Highway Superintendent Jay Card. Jr. said crews started to clear snow in earnest around 9 p.m. and would be working through the duration of the storm.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Highway Superintendent Jay Card. Jr. said crews started to clear snow in earnest around 9 p.m. and would be working through the duration of the storm.

Shelter Island Highway Department plows were on the roads at around 9 p.m., according to Superintendent Jay Card Jr. (more…)