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10/22/18 10:00am

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The United States men’s basketball team beat Yugoslavia 65-50 to win the gold medal at the Mexico City Olympics.

People in the United States were listening to the Beatles’ “Hey Jude.”

According to a report filed with the United States Air Force’s Project Blue Book, an employee at the Minot Air Force Base said a bright orange-red object had been sighted with follow up reports from a B-52 bomber crew of a similar sighting.

“The Case Against Congress” by Drew Pearson and Jack Anderson was a best seller

And on Shelter Island . . .

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10/23/17 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO And they're off! The start of the 18th annual 5K Run/Walk Saturday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO And they’re off! The start of the 18th annual 5K Run/Walk Saturday.

On a perfect autumn Saturday, Shelter Islanders turned out to cheer on athletes of all ages running and walking in their hometown 5K race — and raise money and awareness in the fight against women’s cancers. (more…)

10/18/17 2:00pm
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REPORTER FILE PHOTO  |  Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk is October 21.

5K RUN/WALK 

The 18th Annual Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk is Saturday, October 21 at 11 a.m. The race is held in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month and supports the North Fork Breast Health Coalition, the Coalition for Women’s Breast Health at Southampton Hospital and Lucia’s Angels.

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03/03/17 12:30pm

Not surprisingly, great teachers have generally had great teachers of their own — those who inspired them to pursue a career in education. That’s the case for the Reporter’s Person of the Year, Janine Mahoney. (more…)

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02/18/16 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dr. Frank and Mary Ellen Adipietro, organizers of the Shelter Island 5k Run/Walk to benefit The North Fork Breast Health Coalition are to be honored by that group with the Pink Pearl Community Service Award. They’re seen here in a 2013 photo in which Ms. Adipietro presented flowers to long-time committee member Ann Cronin, who had just been diagnosed with breast cancer.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dr. Frank Adipietro   left, and Mary Ellen Adipietro, center, organizers of the Shelter Island 5k Run/Walk to benefit The North Fork Breast Health Coalition, are to be honored by that group. They’re seen here with Ms. Adipietro presenting flowers to Ann Cronin, who had just been diagnosed with breast cancer.

Mary Ellen and Dr. Frank Adipietro will be honored by The North Fork Breast Health Coalition with the Pink Pearl Community Service Award for their leadership in organizing the Shelter Island 5k Run/Walk to benefit a number of cancer-related charities. (more…)