04/10/14 4:30pm
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTOS

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTOS

As Dr. Frederick Frankestein said, “For what we are about to see next, we must enter quietly into the realm of genius.”

But for the lucky theatregoers who packed the school auditorium last weekend to see a rollicking production of “Young Frankenstein,” there was nothing even close to quiet — from either side of the footlights.

And as for genius, the raves for Mel Brooks’ comic masterpiece by everyone who saw it, were equally divided between the play and the players. (more…)

04/02/14 3:30pm
CINDY BELT PHOTO | Izzy Sherman, Lucia Mulligan, Sarah Lewis, Wesley Congdon and Jack Lang examine the ice still on a boulder at Mashomack’s Rocky Point.

CINDY BELT PHOTO | Izzy Sherman, Lucia Mulligan, Sarah Lewis, Wesley Congdon and Jack Lang examine the ice still on a boulder at Mashomack’s Rocky Point.

Shelter Island School’s Earth Science students bundled up against the cold weather and spent the day outdoors at Mashomack on Friday, March 14. The program is part of the Mashomack Preserve/Shelter Island School partnership, “No Child Left Inside.” (more…)

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03/28/14 8:00am
PETER BOODY PHOTO | Patricia Quigley at home in front of original artwork by her eldest son, Lucas.

PETER BOODY PHOTO |
Patricia Quigley at home in front of original artwork by her younger son, Bazzy

“I do these things because somebody has to do them,” former Town Justice Patricia Quigley said of her two years of service as president of the PTSA right after she retired from the bench after one term three years ago. (more…)

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03/26/14 1:31pm

 

STEPHANIE SAREYANI PHOTO | Frances Regan shows off her newly made bowl for the Empty Bowls fundraiser on Sunday.

STEPHANIE SAREYANI PHOTO | Francis Regan shows off her newly made bowl for the Empty Bowls fundraiser on Sunday.

With spring officially here, the Shelter Island Edible School Garden is getting ready to sprout. To provide the green stuff — financial support — the garden needs to get going, Empty Bowls, a fundraiser for the Edible School Garden and the Shelter Island Food Pantry, will take place on Sunday, March 30 from 12 to 3 p.m., in the school cafeteria.

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