06/05/19 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS
This beauty was featured in the 2018 car show.

The Seventh Annual Antique & Classic Car Show presented by the Shelter Island Historical Society and the Shelter Island Volunteer Fire Department returns on Saturday, June 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the corner of Burns and Cartwright Roads. Featuring vintage, historical, rare collectible cars and fire trucks, the day includes food, drinks, prizes and fun for the whole family.

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06/23/18 8:00am
RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO A 1930s hotrod on display in last year’s car show.

RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO
A 1930s hotrod on display in last year’s car show.

The Shelter Island Historical Society is currently looking for 15 to 20 volunteers for the upcoming Shelter Island Car Show on June 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Various volunteer shifts are available. Funds raised by this event help support the Shelter Island Historical Society and the Shelter Island Fire Department.

To make this a success, they need your help!

If you would like to volunteer, please email [email protected] or call (631) 743-0025.

04/29/17 3:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO In the name of safety, where a YIELD sign is currently painted on the roadway on the southern part of Waverly Place where it meets Grand Avenue, a stop sign is expected to be erected shortly.

JULIE LANE PHOTO

I remember how important it was for me as a teenager to get a driver’s license. I appeared at the motor vehicle bureau on my 16th birthday, birth certificate in hand, to get my junior license learner’s permit.

Now, more than a half-century later, I find myself looking at those signs that tell us it’s time to stop driving.  (more…)