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01/22/18 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its January 19 meeting. From left, Councilman Albert Dickson, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Gary Gerth and Councilman Jim Colligan. Not shown, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its January 19 meeting. From left, Councilman Albert Dickson, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Gary Gerth and Councilman Jim Colligan. Not shown, Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams.

At its January 19 meeting the Town Board unanimously passed a resolution expanding the Community Housing Board membership from five to seven, in the hopes that professionals will be added to the CHB to help initiate an affordable housing plan for the Island. (more…)

02/17/17 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Christine Gallagher, former president of the Shelter Island Educational Foundation, with the organization’s new president, JoAnn Kirkland.

COURTESY PHOTO | Christine Gallagher, former president of the Shelter Island Educational Foundation, with the organization’s new president, JoAnn Kirkland.

Reprinted from ‘The Inlet’

BY LUCAS QUIGLEY-DUNNING (grade 9)

The schooner trip, “The Nutcracker,” the opera trip, Broadway shows, trips abroad and to the Grand Canyon, running camps and other individual student enrichment opportunities — Do you know what all of these incredible experiences have in common?

They were paid for in part or in full by generous support from the Shelter Island Educational Foundation (SIEF).  (more…)