Looking for something to do on Shelter Island this weekend? Here are three ideas.
When the sun starts to go down on Shelter Island, guests and diners at The Pridwin take out their smartphones and rush to capture the moment. (more…)
If you’re one of those types who love getting a peek inside other people’s houses, you’ll definitely want to check out Shelter Island Historical Society’s biennial house tour “Living with History/Making Choices.”
The tour will be offered on Saturday, August 5 from 2 to 5 p.m. and on view will be five fabulous Island houses which present “choices” made, ranging from the minor to the radical. (more…)
The revitalization of Greenport’s Stirling Square will be virtually complete with the anticipated opening of American Beech hotel reception and boutique this weekend.
Proprietor Brent Pelton hopes the new 500-square-foot storefront will serve as an inviting spot, enlivening the entrance to the Stirling Square complex which also contains 1943 Pizza Bar, the Italian specialty store Basso, design studio Open Space as well as Pelton’s New American restaurant, also called American Beech.
“It’s really important to pull life toward the front of the square,” Pelton said in a recent interview inside the new space. “I’m super proud and I’m super excited.” (more…)
We love seeing Shelter Island through your lens.
Here are some of our favorite Instagram photos from around the Island from New Year’s weekend. And like us, some of you felt the best way to celebrate the coming of 2017 was with a stroll along the shore or a hike in Mashomack Preserve.
Follow @northforker1 on Twitter and @The_northforker on Instagram, and use #shelterislander to share your photos with us. (more…)
This time last summer, two active and curious locals circumnavigated the Shelter Island shoreline and thanks to Fit Bit technology, we now know it’s an 83.41-mile trip! READ MORE
Since 2009, “Shakespeare at the Manor” has been a cornerstone in Sylvester Manor Educational Farm’s commitment to building deeper connections to culture and place. READ MORE