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12/03/18 4:30pm

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO This little fellow is getting up close and personal with Ms. Claus Sunday at the Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens Holiday Open house.

The Shelter Island Historical Society hosted its Havens Holiday Open House, Art Show and Santa’s Workshop on Sunday.

Guests had an opportunity to have a  photo taken with Santa and Ms. Claus and enjoyed  craft making. STARs Cafe provided refreshments and hot chocolate. Admission was free, and unwrapped toys for children in need were collected. See below for more of Eleanor’s photos of the happy day. (more…)

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11/09/18 8:00am

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Wake up now
To the Editor:

Last Friday Night Dialogues at the Shelter Island Library presented East End advocates for clean, renewable energy. They spoke about scientific elements involved with climate change, explaining how dependence on fossil fuels threatens life on earth. (more…)

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10/26/18 8:00am

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Fresh Pond concerns
To the Editor:
I’ve been out of town, but some friends pointed out the October 4 Reporter letter sent by Vincent Novak. (more…)

09/13/18 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island’s 9/11 Memorial on North Ferry Road, Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Shelter Island’s 9/11 Memorial on North Ferry Road, Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

Our country was changed forever on September 11, 2001, and in the aftermath of the terrible events of that day there has been nothing glorious — except the inspiring deeds of individuals in service to others. (more…)

06/09/18 11:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The ribbon was cut by Supervisor Gary Gerth to open the a pavilion at Wades Beach Tuesday, a gift from the Shelter Island Lions Club Foundation. From left, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams, Mr. Gerth, Councilman Paul shepherd, Councilman Albert Dickson and Lions Club member Don D’Amato.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The ribbon was cut last month by Supervisor Gary Gerth to open the pavilion at Wades Beach, a gift from the Shelter Island Lions Club Foundation. From left, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams, Mr. Gerth, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Councilman Albert Dickson and Lions Club member Don D’Amato.

What would Shelter Island do without the Lions Club? One thing is certain— it would be a less caring and comforting place. (more…)