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09/27/19 4:30pm

COURTESY ILLUSTRATION

“Happy Gram,” the film that explores the relationship between breast cancer and dense breast tissue, will be distributed via Amazon Prime beginning Sept. 27 in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. (more…)

10/23/18 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Fans and athletes of all ages were at the 19th annual Shelter Island 5K race, which raises money for research to fight cancers that affect women.

If you were running or walking in the1 9th annual Shelter Island 5K on October 20 it was a perfect weather day as early morning rain stopped well before the race began. The sun even peaked through, making it, perhaps, a bit too warm at moments for the traditional Island event that raises money for research to end breast cancer and other women’s cancers. (more…)

10/23/17 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO And they're off! The start of the 18th annual 5K Run/Walk Saturday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO And they’re off! The start of the 18th annual 5K Run/Walk Saturday.

On a perfect autumn Saturday, Shelter Islanders turned out to cheer on athletes of all ages running and walking in their hometown 5K race — and raise money and awareness in the fight against women’s cancers. (more…)

10/20/17 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Racing for their lives
Who will win Shelter Island’s 16th annual 5K Run/Walk this coming Saturday?

Here’s something that’s more than a hunch — a guarantee that the clear winners will be nonprofit organizations battling breast cancer. (more…)