DON BINDLER PHOTOS The start of last night’s spectacular moon eclipse, leading to the revelation of the “Super Blood Moon.”
The “Super Blood Moon” eclipse last night gave Islanders a dazzling celestial display.
The lunar eclipse began at 11:34 p.m. and reached full eclipse at 12:34 a.m., when the moon appeared red. This is the last total lunar eclipse until May 2021.
See below for the progression captured by Don Bindler. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Breakfast and lunch are ready and waiting at Elli’s Country Store on South Ferry Road.
In Thursday’s paper listing eateries that are open during the winter months, we neglected to include Elli’s Country Store at 35 South Ferry Road.
Elli’s is open for breakfast and lunch from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and has an extensive take-out menu as well as a convenience store.
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This rare — for Shelter Island — peregrine falcon was spotted last week at Shell Beach. Known as a “duck hawk,” the falcon has no shortage of preferred prey this time of year.
COURTESY PHOTO Isabella Sherman
Isabella Sherman, a recent Shelter Island School graduate, just completed her “rookdom” at college. (more…)
Canadian bluegrass band the Slocan Ramblers will play in the Shelter Island School gymnasium Saturday, January 19.
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