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12/09/15 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | The boys varsity basketball team at practice this week. All-League and all conference Senior Tristan Wissemann works on a jumper in the paint.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | The boys varsity basketball team at practice this week. All-League and All- Conference Senior Tristan Wissemann works in the paint.

The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team has had a slow start to the season, dropping its first two games.

Tuesday evening the team travelled to Center Moriches and were soundly defeated by the Red Devils, 82-52.

Shelter Island was up against a talented, physical team with an aggressive full-court press that eventually wore down them down. (more…)

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12/07/15 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann seen here during an earlier game this season, scored 24 points against Bridgehampton Wednesday night.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann seen here during a game last season. Shelter Island will play two road games to open the season.

The boys’ varsity basketball team opened its season at Miller Place in a non-league game on Friday, December 4.

Coach Jay Card has worked hard with his players with the Island boys competing in a spring, summer, and fall basketball league.

This season, the Shelter Island varsity team will not be playing Smithtown Christian or the Ross School because neither school will be hosting a varsity level team.  As a result, Port Jefferson has moved down into League VIII, providing each team with 12 league games. (more…)

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08/03/15 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Jesse Pallas with last year’s host family, Jeanne and Ken Woods, will return to Camp Adventure for children with cancer and their siblings thanks to hosts Linda and James Eklund.

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Jesse Pallas with last year’s host family, Jeanne and Ken Woods, will return to Camp Adventure for children with cancer and their siblings thanks to hosts Linda and James Eklund.

Thanks to the power of Facebook and a generous Shelter Island family, an eight-year-old suffering from cancer will get a chance to participate in a special camp on the Island. (more…)

02/08/15 11:00am
KARL GROSSMAN

KARL GROSSMAN

After last year’s election campaign in Suffolk, a negative advertising slugfest, you would think that campaigning couldn’t get lower. (more…)