05/29/19 10:00am

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Danielle Spears replaces James Dibble as Shelter Island School psychologist as of September 1. Mr. Dibble retires at the end of the current school year.

Danielle Spears is a newly-minted school psychologist, receiving her master’s degree from Adelphi University earlier this month. (more…)

11/02/18 12:00pm

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTOS

We got a new long-term parking service at JFK — our old one went out of business — and hired a robot to give us directions for a 10 p.m. flight.

In her stern, almost-pleasant voice, she gave us sensible directions until she slipped her moorings and went to Route #2, called “All the Way ’Round the Mulberry Bush.” (more…)

10/30/18 12:00pm

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Linda Haas is the Shelter Island School District’s new business leader.

Shelter Island School District’s new business leader doesn’t fit the profile of someone you might expect — despite her love of business, she’s not totally consumed with numbers. (more…)

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12/22/17 12:00pm
Glenn W. Heinze

Glenn W. Heinze

Dr. Glenn William Heinze, 67, dentist and Shelter Island resident since 1993, and devoted father of six, passed away on December 7, 2017 at Stony Brook University Hospital. (more…)

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08/14/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO New town social worker Lucille Buergers is available to confidentially assist residents with personal or family issues.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
New town social worker Lucille Buergers is available to confidentially assist residents with personal or family issues.

When Andrea Nydegger gave up her part-time job as Shelter Island Town’s social worker because of other commitments, her close friend and former supervisor, Lucille Buergers stepped in to ensure residents would have access to counseling. (more…)