10/31/19 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS
Shelter Island Recreation and the Shelter Island Library present a haunted house at the library on Thursday, Oct. 31, from 4 to 6:30 p.m.

THIS WEEK

COAT DRIVE

It can take a village…to help people stay warm. Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International is hosting its annual coat drive for local recipients. Donors may drop off gently used coats at the company’s office at 17 Grand Ave. in the Heights. 

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10/31/19 8:00am

SCOTT FEIERSTEIN PHOTOS
A former Sylvester Manor employee shares her experience with a manor ghost.

She had just started working at Sylvester Manor as a housekeeper, now over 40 years ago, when Rose Wissemann came in touch with something one afternoon that still haunts her.

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05/31/19 4:30pm

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
This week, I’m going to devote this space to beers, which have been welcome guests at Island barbecues and beach picnics over the past holiday weekend. There are times when a beer is the perfect drink, especially with grilled foods or cold seafood on a summer day. I knew for this topic I should not trust my limited knowledge, but turn to my brother-in-law Hank McManus, who has a more extensive batch of brain cells dedicated to brews than anyone I’ve ever met. In fact, for several years Hank wrote his own column on beer, for the newspaper “AM New York.”

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