BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Academic Administrator Jennifer Rylott greeting students filing into school.
The shootings at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut that took the lives of 20 children and six adults on December 14, 2012 shook the nation.
Other gun-realted horrors have been revisited on campuses and other sites since then. One affect of the shootings has been the need to re-examine and shore up security measures. (more…)
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The Ram’s Head Inn is for sale for acool $11.9 million.
At the same time Ram’s Head Inn owners Linda and James Eklund are preparing to sell the property they have owned and operated for 37 years, they are also preparing to reopen the business this spring. (more…)
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Students celebrated Board of Education members for their service with banners, letters and framed art work at Monday night’s meeting.
A previously agreed pact with the Shelter Island Faculty Association and the building and grounds unit to switch health insurance carriers will result in a savings of $111,500 in premiums beginning in January. (more…)
The Shelter Island Board of Education has scheduled a special public meeting Wednesday at 2 p.m. to ratify a memorandum of agreement with the Shelter Island Faculty Association — school related professionals and building and grounds workers.
Two new teachers won unanimous support for their appointments to the Shelter Island School faculty at a special meeting Tuesday night. (more…)