50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Volatile manager of the Baltimore Orioles, Earl Weaver, ejected through his career from more than 100 games, became the first manager to be ejected from a World Series game in October 1969 losing to the Amazin’ New York Mets (more…)
LINDA PULS PHOTO
A view of Taylor’s Island.
Nestled quietly in Coecles Harbor lies an Island that is one of Shelter Island’s hidden historical treasures.
Taylor’s Island (technically called a tombolo because you can walk to it at low tide) is now in the spotlight. This past Friday, local Shelter Island artists presented their work in Town Hall.
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO
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1950 pictorial map of Shelter Island illustrated by The Nelson Studio, St. James, N.Y. (Donor: Helen Wortis)
The board room at Shelter Island Town Hall is often dominated by discussions pertaining to pressing issues that will affect Islanders in the future. But right now, at least one wall of the room is dominated by a pictorial slice of Shelter Island’s past. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Shelter Island Town Hall, all town offices and the Recycling Center are closed today.
The Town Board work session, scheduled for 1 p.m. today, has been canceled and rescheduled for Friday, March 16 at 1 p.m.