12/11/18 4:30pm

COURTESY PHOTO Rabbi Berel Lerman, spiritual leader of the Center For Jewish Life in Sag Harbor, at the 5th annual public Menorah lighting December 1 on the front lawn of the Shelter Island Police Department headquarters.

Commenting on the joyous ceremony, Rabbi Lerman said, “The Menorah commemorates the story of Hanukkah and symbolizes the triumph of freedom over tyranny, light over darkness, and good over evil. It’s a wonderful time to come together and kindle a flame of hope, resilience and positivity.”

12/21/16 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Last year’s menorah lighting, with Rabbi Berel Lerman presiding.

A menorah lighting ceremony will be held on the front lawn of the Shelter Island Police department on Sunday December, 25 at 5:30 p.m. Elected officials as well as local residents and visitors are expected to be in attendance. (more…)