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12/06/16 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The Shelter Island School cheer leading team. Top row, from left, Isabella Sherman, Amelia Clark and Abby Kotula. Bottom row, from left, Zoey Bolton, Julia Labrozzi and Sophia Strauss.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The Shelter Island School cheer leading team. Top row, from left, Isabella Sherman, Amelia Clark and Abby Kotula. Bottom row, from left,
Zoey Bolton, Julia Labrozzi and Sophia Strauss.

Winter is beginning to descend, and as the days get shorter and some people tend to get a bit more grumpy, the Shelter Island School cheer leading team’s enthusiasm never falters. (more…)

12/01/16 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Historical Society's Havens Barn

COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens Barn will be the site of a holiday open house and Santa’s workshop on December 4.

HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

The Shelter Island Historical Society’s Holiday Open House & Santa’s Workshop in Havens Barn is Sunday, December 4, from 1 to 4 p.m. On view will be the Shelter Island School “Student & Faculty Art Show.” (more…)

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11/29/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Varsity basketball player Luke Gilpin draws a crowd in traffic as Eric Thilberg cuts to the hoop in Monday night’s home loss to Hampton Bays.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Varsity basketball player Luke Gilpin draws a crowd in traffic as Eric Thilberg cuts to the hoop in Monday night’s home loss to Hampton Bays.

The Shelter Island School junior varsity and varsity boys basketball teams dropped their home openers in a non-league game against Hampton Bays Monday night.

In the JV game, the Indians were down 13-12 at the end of the first quarter. Center Nick Young had the hot hand, scoring 10 of his team-high 14 points in the opening period. Freshman guard Lucas Quigley Dunning contributed 9 points. (more…)

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11/11/16 8:00am
BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO

BOB DeSTEFANO PHOTO A teacher and her student remember Veterans Day with a letter to the editor.

Students honor veterans
To the Editor:
As well as being the K-12 art teacher at the Shelter Island School, I have the privilege of teaching 6th through 8th graders their state-mandated course on home and careers.

We frequently enjoy many sewing projects, and, of course, the students love to cook. At this time of year, I ask the students to pause their activities and write a thank you note to a veteran. (more…)