05/25/17 10:00am
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EVENTS

THURSDAY, MAY 25

Senior Citizen trip, to Mohegan Sun Casino in Connecticut. Bus leaves 7:15 a.m. for Orient Point. Particpants will buy their Sea Jet tickets at the Cross Sound Ferry office. Call Mollie Strugats for details and information at (631) 749-1456.   (more…)

05/18/17 8:00am
Word has come that one of the most dedicated firefighters in Shelter Island history has passed away.

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Shelter Island honored its bravest Saturday night at The Pridwin.

Mike Johnson, known by generations of Shelter Island school children as “Fire Marshal Mike” for his entertaining and effective teaching of fire prevention and how to save lives, was named Firefighter of the Year for the second time. (more…)

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05/16/17 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island Firefighter of the Year Mike Johnson, center, at the annual department dinner Saturday night at The Pridwin. From left, Captain Brian Lechmanski, 2nd Assistant Chief Stanley Beckwith, Chief Anthony Reiter and Chief Greg Sulahian

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island Firefighter of the Year Mike Johnson, center, at the annual department dinner Saturday night at The Pridwin. From left, 2nd Assistant Chief Brian Lechmanski, 1st Assistant Chief Stanley Beckwith, Chief Anthony Reiter and ex-Chief Greg Sulahian.

For the second time in his 30-year career with the Shelter Island Fire Department, Mike Johnson was honored as Firefighter of the Year Saturday night at the department’s annual dinner at The Pridwin. The first time was in 1996. (more…)