DONNAMARIE BARNES PHOTO | Sylvester Manor house.
There’s a lot going on at Sylvester Manor this summer including an archeological excavation, wigwam construction and a new exhibit.
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The 10K annual Pasta Party takes place on Friday, June 14, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. in the Legion Hall.
Events and activities on Shelter Island.
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Warren Burger was confirmed as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court.
Georges Pompidou was elected president of France.
The Oakland A’s Reggie Jackson got 10 RBIs to beat the Red Sox 21 to 7.
John Lennon and Yoko Ono were guests on the British David Frost television interview show
Jacqueline Susann’s “The Love Machine” was among the best selling books in the United States
And on Shelter Island . . . (more…)
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South Ferry CEO Cliff Clark (left) and Chief Operating Officer Nicholas Morehead outlined major aspects of the requested fare hike that will benefit Islanders at a meeting at Town Hall June 5.
With a recommendation from its Budget Review Office, the Suffolk County Legislature is expected to approve South Ferry’s requested rate hike on June 18. That was the announcement from South Ferry officials at a June 5 meeting at Town Hall called to answer questions from the public.
Except the public was nowhere to be seen. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO Dawn at North Ferry.
Are enough Islanders asking for an early boat to connect with the 5:25 a.m. Long Island Rail Road westbound service on weekdays?