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08/11/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Action from the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field Monday. Binder Pools forward Christian Barrientos setting up for a shot on goal defended by Bateman Painting’s Gonzalo Presedo, while goalkeeper Christian Rios prepares to block the attempt.

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Action from the Simon Gavron Challenge Cup at Fiske Field Monday. Binder Pools forward Christian Barrientos setting up for a shot on goal defended by Bateman Painting’s Gonzalo Presedo, while goalkeeper Christian Rios prepares to block the attempt.

Athletes are often superstitious about games and events in life, looking for any edge and avoiding situations that may hurt their chances. (more…)

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08/02/17 2:00pm
LESLIE CZELADKO PHOTO James Read Jr. of Binder Pools on the move Monday at Fiske Field against the Sunset Beach defense.

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James Read Jr. of Binder Pools on the move Monday at Fiske Field against the Sunset Beach defense.

The 15th annual Simon Gavron Challenge Cup kicked off Monday with nine teams striving for the desired trophy in tightly contested seven-a-side soccer contests.

The weather this year could not have been better; low humidity and comfortable temperatures added to the quality of play and a few late summer rains made the field conditions near perfect. (more…)

05/25/17 2:00pm
ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO The 2017 Lions Club Citizens of the Year, Al and Tippi Bevans at the Reporter’s office.

ANNETTE HINKLE PHOTO  |  The 2017 Lions Club Citizens of the Year, Al and Tippi Bevans at the Reporter’s office.

2017 CITIZENSHIP AWARD

Each year, the Shelter Island Lions Club bestows its Citizenship Award on an individual (or two) who embodies the spirit of volunteerism in the community. This year’s recipients are Tippi and Al Bevan who run the Shelter Island Food Pantry and deliver food to homebound Islanders through the Meals on Wheels program. Members of the Lions Club will present the award to the Bevans at a dinner on Thursday, May 25 at The Pridwin. Tickets are $45 and are available at the library. (more…)

05/18/17 2:00pm
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GARY SENFT PHOTO | Mashomack Preserve hosts “May-gration” bird walks on Sunday, May 21 and Sunday, May 28 from 7 to 9 a.m. The walk is for ages 12 and up. Call (631) 749-4219 to register or email [email protected]

YARD SALE

The Shelter Island Presbyterian Church’s annual yard sale is Saturday, May 27 starting at 8 a.m. The sale will be held rain or shine. Donated items for the sale may be dropped off Friday, May 26 after 2 p.m. Please. no books, electronics or exercise equipment. Call (631) 749-0805 extension 5# if you have questions. (more…)

05/11/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | 'Screenagers," a documentary by Dr. Delaney Ruston will be shown at Shelter Island School on May 12.

COURTESY PHOTO | ‘Screenagers,” a documentary by Dr. Delaney Ruston will be shown at Shelter Island School on May 12.

PTSA HOSTS ‘SCREENAGERS’ AND A BOOK FAIR

Are you concerned about your children’s use of social media or the amount of time they spend on video games? On Friday, May 12, the Shelter Island PTSA hosts a viewing of “Screenagers,” a documentary by physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston that explores the struggles of social media, video games, academics and internet. The film will be shown at 7 p.m. in the Shelter Island School auditorium. (This event was rescheduled from March). (more…)