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“Wow, my feet are cold!” said Greg Senken, of Shelter Island, as he emerged from the water off Crescent Beach, clad in only an American flag swimsuit.
With post-Thanksgiving temperatures barely over freezing, going for a swim in the Long Island Sound is rarely on the top of anyone’s “to do” list.
But for the people taking part in the fourth annual Shelter Island Turkey Plunge, taking...Read more »
You don’t often find a book launch party in a church.
But Saturday on Shelter Island, St. Mary’s Episcopal Church will host local historian Patricia Shillingburg, who will spend an hour talking about the church’s seven stained-glass windows, and another hour about a book on the family that shaped the town’s history.
“Each window has a story,” she said.
She and her husband, Edward,...Read more »