In Richard’s Almanac, Richard closely follows the Island’s senior scene and reports from the inside on issues, trends, challenges and health matters that are important to seniors. For his last column of the year, Richard recounts the accomplishments and successes for Island seniors over the year. (more…)
With holiday lights a’blazing, the Island looks especially festive during these longest nights of the year. While many shops scale back hours in winter, you can still find all sorts of gift items or plan for holiday catering without boarding a ferry. (more…)
The season is really well past peak now, most of our favorites have already come and gone; there’s sadness, of course, in that and lots of poems about roses (more…)
DONA BERGIN PHOTO Christmas Island
You won’t find many restaurants open for Christmas Eve or Day, although the pickings get a bit better for New Year’s Eve. But with only two days left before Christmas, you still have a lot of choices here for those last minute gifts. (more…)
ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO Nautical-themed tablewear and candles at Dabney Lee.
With Memorial Day weekend typically marking the beginning of the summer season on Shelter Island, 2016 is less about new businesses than returning businesses. (more…)