Articles by

Monique Singh-Roy

12/22/16 1:24pm
All pictures by Monique Singh-Roy

All pictures by Monique Singh-Roy

While Shelter Island sits near the end of the North Fork, don’t ever lump them together.

The displays here on the ‘Rock’ are as unique as its residents. While much of the North Fork is decorated with bright lights and color, Shelter Island décor is more natural, rustic and individualistic.

Here’s a look at 10 Shelter Island holiday displays you don’t want to miss. (more…)

12/08/16 9:29am
Orient Holiday House Tour

The East Marion home of Cindy Schmidt was on the Oysterponds Historical Society Holiday House Tour in 2012. The home is not included on the tour this year. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Step inside the holiday-themed and decorated homes of East Marion and Orient residents to celebrate the season and help a good cause.

Oysterponds Historical Society hosts its annual Holiday House Tour this Saturday, December 10 from noon to 4 p.m. The self-guided tour features new and old homes dressed in seasonal finery. (more…)

12/06/16 6:02am

20 Sunshine Rd

This four bedroom, three and a half bath traditional on Shelter Island is anything but.

Set on just under one acre, it offers everything you need for a lifetime of outdoor living and entertaining.

“It has a beautiful patio, pool, cabana and outdoor fireplace,” said listing agent and realtor Debra Von Brook Binder of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty. “This would appeal to the majority of people who are coming out here.” (more…)

11/25/16 6:01am
The Chequit held their first official treelighting (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

The Chequit held their first official Christmas tree lighting in 2015. (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Get ready to celebrate the season when the Chequit Inn hosts its second annual Christmas tree lighting on Saturday, December 10.

Everyone is invited to attend the celebration, as the hotel lights an enormous 15-foot Christmas tree outside on its patio. (more…)

11/22/16 9:37am
The Ram's Head Inn on Shelter Island (Credit: Ram's Head Inn)

The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island (Credit: Courtesy photo)

The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island could be yours for a special night or two this winter.

Closed to the public during the months of January and February, the inn will hand over the keys to all 17 of their guest rooms for a weekend getaway. The rate? $1,700 per night. (more…)