Monthly Archives: May 2011

On the Island

Download the Gosport Regatta 2011 Media Guide

The May 19 issue of Foster’s Daily Democrat included a 32-page guide to Star Island and the 2011 Gosport Regatta. In case you missed out on picking up that issue, you can still nab the guide online by downloading it in compressed PDF-format from the link below. Download the Foster’s Daily Democrat Gosport Regatta 2011… Read more >

On the Island

Watch Star Island featured on Boston Chronicle online

In case you missed the May 17 Boston Chronicle show on “Islands,” it is now available to stream online. The show is broken into four segments, and Star Island’s winter caretaker Alexandra de Steiguer is featured in segments one, three and four. Segment 1 Segment 2 Segment 3 Segment 4 Visit for more.

On the Island

Star Island winter caretaker featured on Chronicle News Magazine

If you’ve ever wondered what winter caretaking was like on Star Island, then tune in to WCVB Channel 5 at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17 to watch Chronicle News Magazine. This week’s episode is all about people who live on islands, and the Chronicle crew visited our caretaker Alexandra de Steiguer in March to get… Read more >


Auction offers night for two on Star Island

New Hampshire Public TV will offer two nights on Star Island for two at their annual spring auction. Click here to see the Star Island offer on the Superboard and watch NHPTV’s video presentation of the item. Tune in and make a bid for a two-night Personal Retreat that includes boat fare, parking, massages for… Read more >

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Matthew King Brings New Island Flavor to Gosport Regatta Menu

Star Island welcomes Matthew King, who brings his creative culinary talents to the Shoals kitchen this summer as the new food service manager. King, a life-long Shoaler, will kick-off the season by catering the post-race reception of the Gosport Regatta on June 11 at the historic Oceanic Hotel. King first visited Star Island with his… Read more >

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Shoaler produces three new Star Island videos

Sara Schoman, longtime Shoaler, produced three lovely new videos about Star Island: A Magical Place, Conferences and Spirituality. Working with professional videographers and a dozen Shoalers, these interviews and photos capture the beauty of the isles and the spirit of being there. Click below for “Conferences” and “Spirituality.”