Featured Story
07/29/19 4:30pm

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Shelter Island’s own Aterahme Lawrence is a finalist in the Miss New York competition, in which the winner will move forward to the Miss USA pageant.

Aterahme Lawrence, who not so long ago was an outstanding volleyball player for Shelter Island High School, has finished college and aims to bring more glory to the town she loves as a finalist in the Miss New York pageant. (more…)

Featured Story
09/28/18 4:30pm
SHELTER ISLAND PILATES & BARRE PHOTO Suzette Smith

SHELTER ISLAND PILATES & BARRE PHOTO
Suzette Smith

Suzette Smith, owner of Shelter Island Pilates & Barre has helped quite a few Islanders feel better about their bodies, and for this she has devoted and grateful fans. But as a child, she was an unlikely candidate for careers in dance and fitness.

“I was really clumsy and lanky and my parents were worried about me,” she said. (more…)

12/07/17 2:00pm

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS  |  Carolers will take part in the tree lighting at The Chequit on December 9.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | Carolers will take part in the tree lighting at The Chequit on December 9.

TREE LIGHTING AT THE CHEQUIT

On Saturday, December 9, The Chequit hosts a Christmas tree lighting to benefit the Shelter Island Historical Society. The event runs from 4 to 6 p.m. and includes a bake sale, refreshments, ornament and cookie decorating, carolers and photo booth with Santa. 4 to 6 p.m.  (more…)

12/07/17 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

EVENTS

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 7

Needlepointing Christmas ornaments, a workshop for senior citizens sponsored by the Senior Smarts Program. 9:30 a.m. to noon, Senior Center. $5. Space is limited, register a (631) 268-5723.

Pearl Harbor Day Dinner, by Freddy Ogar. 6 p.m., American Legion Hall. $20 ticket reservation preferred. Call (631) 749-1180. (more…)