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…)
Yes and yes
To the Editor:
We get two questions at Mashomack that normally we have to say “No” to, but this coming weekend we say “Yes!”
And it corresponds to some of the best birding of the year. (more…)
Robert L. Ohrtman of Shelter Island died at home on Thursday, March 21, 2019. He was 88 years old. (more…)
William “Bill” Anderson passed away peacefully on January 14, 2019 at East End Hospice Kanas Center in Westhampton Beach. (more…)
Anthony J. Uhnak of Shelter Island died at home on Wednesday, January 9, 2019. He was 91 years old.
The family will receive friends on Monday, January 14 from 4 to 7 P.M. at the Shelter Island Funeral Home, 23 West Neck Road.
The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday morning, January 15 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Isle Roman Catholic Church, officiated by Father Peter DeSanctis.