ELEANOR P. LABROZZI | The Shelter Island Drama Club presented the musical ‘Nice Work if You Can Get It.’
Over the next several days, leading to the New Year, the Reporter will be posting our annual Year In Review series of important stories from 2018.
The glitz and glamour of the Roaring Twenties may be long gone, but prohibition-era bootleggers, Gold Coast mansions and rich bad boys with no visible means of support were all alive and well on the stage of the Shelter Island School auditorium this March in “Nice Work if You Can Get It,” the Shelter Island Drama Club’s spring musical. (more…)
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Working together, the staff, administrators and Board of Education members have crafted an $11.7 million budget that maintains the educational program while meeting increasing costs over which it has little if any control.
Now it’s your turn to vote the budget up or down at the polls in the school gym Tuesday, May 15. (more…)
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Tracy McCarthy at home on Fred’s Lane.
Tracy McCarthy was 40 when she moved permanently to Shelter Island. But in all the ways that count, she lived here all her life.
Her recurring childhood ear infections? Doctor Grunwaldt treated them. First job? Bussing tables at the Ram’s Head Inn. Name a milestone — first boyfriend, learning to parallel park, the moment she spotted her future husband. She can tell you exactly where on this Island it happened. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Christine Finn at the Women’s Community Club meeting on January 9.
The Shelter Island Women’s Community Club met on Tuesday, January 9 and welcomed speaker Christine Finn who became the new superintendent of the Shelter Island School District on September 1, 2017. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO | Local vocalists are invited to join in the annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah” on January 7 at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church.
The third annual sing-in of Handel’s “Messiah,” will be held Sunday, January 7 — the first Sunday after the Epiphany — in honor of Jack Monaghan, at 3 p.m. at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. (more…)