BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Seniors were bid farewell at ceremonies before Friday’s home game against Smithtown Christian. From left, cheerleader Isabella Sherman, Wesley Congdon, Danny Boeklen and Luke Gilpin.
A Friday, February 9 home game against Smithtown Christian marked the end of the Shelter Island School varsity basketball season.
The junior varsity’s season ended earlier in week.
For senior athletes Ray Wesley Congdon, Daniel Boeklen and Luke Gilpin, the Friday night game was the last of their high school careers. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO It takes money to make money but with the purchase of this new grinder, the town will be able to sell more ground material at a profit, according to Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr.
A $710,000 price tag might seem a lot to pay for a new piece of equipment, but Highway Superintendent and Public Works Commissioner Jay Card Jr. calls it a money saving purchase. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at Monday’s halftime ceremony that retired Wissemann’s jersey number. The three Shelter Island School players broke the 1,000-point mark in their varsity careers.
On Monday evening, Tristan Wissemann received one of the highest honors a Shelter Island basketball player can achieve. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Islanders are preparing to dig out from Thursday’s blizzard
Shelter Island Highway Department crews took a break in the wee hours after battling the blizzard all day Thursday. But then were back out at 4:30 a.m. “attacking drifting snow,” Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. said early this morning. (more…)
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO Near white out conditions on Shelter Island today.
Shelter Island Highway Department crews have been out all day and the main roads are plowed, said Highway Department Superintendent Jay Card Jr. (more…)