07/14/19 8:00am

ROZ DIMON PHOTO
Maeve Kyne-Purcell interacts with the DIMONscape of Havens House.

A painting that takes 300 years of history and makes it into a single work of art will be open to the public at The Shelter Island Historical Society on Sunday, July 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. during the exhibit’s opening reception. 

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06/06/19 8:00am

RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO
Sculptor Mary Anne Moy and her African parrots Ito and Faust.

As I sat soaking up the sun last week at Shell Beach, I heard some rustling around the wrapping on my sandwich. Some small pooch was trying to have a snack. Before I could complain, the dog’s owner came by and apologized. I rose from my beach chair and noticed that she was camped out some 100 feet from me with two parrots.

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05/30/19 4:30pm

JADE ECKARDT PHOTO
Sylvester Manor will soon be home to a wigwam constructed by Shinnecock Nation Tribal member and artist David Bunn Martine.

Sylvester Manor will soon be home to a Native American wigwam that will be constructed by David Bunn Martine, a Shinnecock Nation Tribal member and artist.

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05/09/19 10:00am

COURTESY PHOTO
Activities and events on Shelter Island.

EVERY WEEK 

50+ drop-in basketball: Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in basketball: Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.

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05/03/19 8:00am

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO

‘Skywalkers’ (above), by Eleanor P. Labrozzi was named Best in Show in the National Garden Club’s (NGC) International Photography Competition in the category of Weather Forecast. Proceeds from the sale of the print will support the NGC’s Plant America Program.

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