There are a few options for holiday meals on the Island.
If you’re thinking about a holiday meal at a restaurant on Shelter Island, better get your reservations in quickly for the few places that will be serving on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
Otherwise, you face having to go off-Island.
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI | Cold Moon
Christmas Eve night, photographer Eleanor P. Labrozzi took this remarkable image looking toward Bridge Street of a remarkable event.
As Eleanor wrote to us: “This was the first full moon on Christmas in nearly 40 years – since 1977, to be exact. According to astronomers, it won’t happen again until 2034. Certain Native American groups call this phenomenon the ‘Cold Moon,’ because of its closeness to the winter solstice.”
CARTOON BY PETER WALDNER
From the mind and pen of Peter Waldner, the Reporter’s award winning editorial cartoonist.
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Traditions over the holiday season extend to food.
Those traditions in my family have followed a progression: Thanksgiving turkey, seafood pasta on Christmas Eve, a roast on Christmas and a cold smoked fish platter with champagne on New Year’s Eve. (more…)