Featured Story
07/23/19 12:00pm

Marie Anne Strom of Shelter Island died on July 20, 2019. She was 88 years old.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 25 at 11 a.m. at The Shelter Island Funeral Home, 23 West Neck Road, officiated by Father Peter DeSanctis.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Shelter Island Fire Department would be appreciated.

Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Featured Story
07/21/19 3:00pm

Virginia Claire Freese of Shelter Island died on Friday, July 12, 2019. She was 95 years old. (more…)

Featured Story
07/15/19 2:00pm

V. Claire Freese, a longtime resident of her beloved Shelter Island, died peacefully in her sleep in the early morning of July 12. She was 95 years and 7 months old. (more…)

Featured Story
05/27/19 3:00pm

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The color guard leading the Memorial Day parade Monday included Shelter Island High School graduate Isabella Sherman, second from left, who has just completed her first year at Norwich University, The Military College of Vermont.

A perfect late spring morning of mild temperatures and high blue skies set the stage for the annual Shelter Island Memorial Day celebrations.

A parade stepped off from the Center Fire House on Monday, led by the High School band playing patriotic marches. A good group of Islanders of all ages turned out in the Center, ringing Wilson Circle to remember and honor the Island’s war dead, as well as their countrymen and women across the nation killed in action in America’s wars. (more…)