12/13/19 10:00am

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTOS
Mr. and Mrs. Claus visited the historical society over the weekend.

The Shelter Island Historical Society presented Santa’s Workshop in the Barn on Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Shelter Island History Center.

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12/12/19 4:30pm

RICHARD LOMUSCIO PHOTO
Mr. Lomuscio chatted with Grace Pelican at her home for this week’s column.

“If you have a disability, it does not have to disable you.”

Those words come from Grace Pellicano, with whom I spoke last week about her severe glaucoma and how it has impacted her life. (more…)

12/12/19 10:00am

COURTESY PHOTO
Activities and events on Shelter Island.

EVERY WEEK 

50+ drop-in basketball: Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in basketball: Mondays and Thursdays, 7 to 8:30 p.m., school gym. No charge.

Adult coed drop-in soccer: Tuesdays, 7:30 to 10 p.m., school gym. No charge.

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12/06/19 4:30pm

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Okinawan sweet potatoes make a great holiday pie.

Okinawan sweet potatoes are one of my favorite foods. Having grown up in Hawaii, there was an abundance of them commonly found on dinner tables, menus and at luaus. But here in New York they’ve made their way onto my Most Wanted but Hard to Find List. (more…)