CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Tracy McCarthy at home on Fred’s Lane.
Tracy McCarthy was 40 when she moved permanently to Shelter Island. But in all the ways that count, she lived here all her life.
Her recurring childhood ear infections? Doctor Grunwaldt treated them. First job? Bussing tables at the Ram’s Head Inn. Name a milestone — first boyfriend, learning to parallel park, the moment she spotted her future husband. She can tell you exactly where on this Island it happened. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Christine Finn at the Women’s Community Club meeting on January 9.
The Shelter Island Women’s Community Club met on Tuesday, January 9 and welcomed speaker Christine Finn who became the new superintendent of the Shelter Island School District on September 1, 2017. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Local vocalists are invited to join in the annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah” on January 7 at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church.
The third annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah,” will be held Sunday, January 7 — the first Sunday after the Epiphany — in honor of Jack Monaghan, at 3 p.m. at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. (more…)
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It has been a time of change at Shelter Island School with a new superintendent at the helm.
Christine Finn is the third superintendent to lead the district since 2011. (more…)
KERRI KNIPFING PHOTO Lisa Cholnoky (second from left) with Shelter Island School District staff and faculty. From left, Michael Cox, Dr. Christine Finn and Elizabeth Eklund.
On December 4, Decency, a new school outreach program, began a partnership with Shelter Island School District. The program is a grass-roots movement dedicated to inspiring the concept of decency in everyday life — in both conversations and actions. (more…)