02/14/19 4:30pm

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One possible origin of Valentine’s Day says Saint Valentine was a Roman priest who married soldiers and their wives in secret.

So today is Valentine’s Day. A day that our culture has told us is about love and hearts and Cupid and chocolates and other gifts for those we love.

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02/14/19 2:00pm

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The Library is offering Valentine’s cupcake making today, February 14, at 3 p.m.

Activities and events on Shelter Island.

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02/14/19 10:00am

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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.

Adult coed drop-in soccer, Tuesdays, 8:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.

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12/24/14 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Santa Claus making his annual appearance at the Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens House.

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Santa Claus making his annual appearance at the Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens House.

Santa Claus is good at asking personal questions, like “Have you been a good boy?” and “What would you like for Christmas?”

It was his turn to answer questions when, fresh from his duties at the Shelter Island Historical Society Holiday Open House, we caught up with him. Santa agreed to an interview with the Reporter about his work, his life and his unique perspective on Shelter Island. (more…)