09/16/14 4:00pm
SUFFOLK TIMES PHOTO School Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik gave a presentation Monday night  on the upcoming school bond vote.

SUFFOLK TIMES PHOTO
School Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik gave a presentation Monday night on the upcoming school bond vote.

The Shelter Island Board of Education had travelling on its mind Monday night — as in presentations for student field trips to Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Manhattan and Block Island.

The presentations were made after Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik made a final wrap-up on the state of the school’s heating and cooling systems, as well as the overall state of the infrastructure of the school.

This was in preparation of the school bond vote scheduled for Tuesday to finance necessary repairs and upgrades. (See the Reporter Thursday for a full examination of the bond issues.) (more…)

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09/12/14 4:30pm

 

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | A night scene at a past Island Beach Blast.

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO |
A night scene at a past Island Beach Blast.

An Island institution has gone south.

The annual Island Beach Blast, which rocked Wades Beach for almost 30 Septembers, is now being hosted by Sag Harbor. (more…)

09/10/14 2:00pm
DAVID GONZALEZ PHOTO |  Taylor Resnick in action. The paddle boarder, one of the elite racers of the sport, will be competing Sunday in the Great Peconic Race, a circumnavigation of the Island.

DAVID GONZALEZ PHOTO |
Taylor Resnick in action. The paddle boarder, one of the elite racers of the sport, will be competing Sunday in the Great Peconic Race, a circumnavigation of the Island.

Quick, what’s the fastest growing competitive water sport in the world? (more…)

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09/03/14 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The entrance to 6 Charlie’s Lane the site of a controversial building project.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The entrance to 6 Charlie’s Lane, the site of a controversial building project.

A new idea was brought to the table on wetland and special permit applications that have consumed the Town Board’s time for the last several weeks.
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