By Susan Carey Dempsey & Julie Lane
The awnings are unfurled, extra ice is piled high, shops are bursting with new inventory and summer staffers are reporting for work. The unofficial kickoff to the long-awaited summer season is here.
Here’s a guide to restaurants and shops around the Island that will be welcoming shoppers and hungry customers for Memorial Day Weekend. (more…)
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO
Whoa! A scene from a past Shelter Island Dodgeball Tournament.
You’ve seen the movie, you’ve played the game, and perhaps you’ve even nursed the wounds. Now it’s time to get back out onto the court and work through all those unresolved playground issues. (more…)
MARIE EIFFEL PHOTO
Marie Eiffel’s Market will be offering endive reset pastries as an alternative to flowers on Mother’s Day.
Lots of Island restaurants and shops will be open in time for Mother’s Day. Here’s a selection of special features being planned to honor Mom on her day. Restaurant reservations are advisable.
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Action from a previous ‘Over the Hill’ softball game at Fiske Field.
Once again, the community is set to rally behind the annual “Over the Hill” softball game, a fundraiser for the Shelter Island Little League teams, and one of the autumn’s most enjoyable sporting events. (more…)