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Goat Hill grief
To the Editor:
My response to the April 7 letter to the editor about the situation at the Shelter Island Country Club (“New leadership for Goat Hill”) is: good grief! And I was not the only person taken aback.
How could this possibly happen? Perhaps it is now time for the county or state to take over this historical gem. It’s such a travesty. Apparently, the golf course itself is a total disaster. The clubhouse is in pretty good shape from what I have been told. (more…)
Courtesy photo from the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity and Human Understanding | Artwork by Eileen Palmer, who said: “This is a Garden of Hope; a hope that we all can take what is broken, piece it together, and find unity.”
There’s a remarkable organization in Suffolk County called the Suffolk Center on the Holocaust, Diversity and Human Understanding (CHDHU). And I have been honored to be appointed a member of its board of directors.
Sponsored by Suffolk County Community College, it promotes “cultural understanding and respect for human dignity” to “encourage human rights awareness and foster the values of respect and diversity,” according to its website, chdhu.org. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Artist’s rendering of new archive, classroom and display space planned for the Shelter Island Historical Society.
The Shelter Island Historical Society is just $20,000 short of its $200,000 goal to match two building fund contributions of $100,000 each with a deadline tonight at midnight. (more…)
PETER WALDNER CARTOON
From the mind and pen of Peter Waldner, the Reporter’s award winning editorial cartoonist.
Shelter Island Police Tuesday arrested Christian Johnson, 50, on three felony charges and four other charges. (more…)