Shelter Island: Where to stay and play
The hospitality scene on Shelter Island is constant: A dozen or so bed-and-breakfasts, and six small hotels.
Visitors 'seek some sort of quietude' in LI town
Long Island's North and South Fork are like two arms reaching around Shelter Island, says the town's supervisor, Gary Gerth.
Villages fare well in state fiscal ‘stress test’
New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office found little cause for concern in fiscal stress tests of two Smithtown villages, ...
Political drama unfolds in state's tiniest village
Dering Harbor on Shelter Island is the state's tiniest village, with 11 full -time residents, 39 houses and expansive waterfront views. But this summer has been tumultuous. In the past two months, the mayor of 25 years resigned, as well as the village clerk and bookkeeper. Now the Village is scrambling to appoint new people to these positions.
Brown: Don’t hold your breath waiting for shared services
Both Nassau and Suffolk have come up with preliminary proposals to save money by sharing services such as snow removal ...
9 village appointments quell political unrest
Dering Harbor Village officials have appointed a new trustee, who previously challenged the former mayor for his position, and eight ...
Alleged nepotism roils LI's tiniest village
Dering Harbor may be the state’s tiniest village, but it has some big drama.Residents said they have become increasingly frustrated ...
Grand Shelter Island mansion with a dock: $13.995 million
Drop anchor on a 150-foot yacht outside this eight-bedroom, eight-bath Colonial mansion in Shelter Island’s Dering Harbor, which features a 312-foot dock.
Get outdoors on these LI hiking and biking trails
Taking a walk or a bike ride is one of the pleasures of fall. Long Island offers a multitude of ...
Waterfront restored home on market for $7.9M
This waterfront home listed for $7.95 million was originally built in 1888 but has undergone a complete restoration, says owner John King.
Around 600,000 tax rebate checks to arrive on LI
Tax rebate checks are beginning to be received by Long Island homeowners and many of them are substantially larger than ...