08/06/19 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at a January 2018 ceremony that retired Wissemann’s varsity basketball jersey number.

Islander Tristan Wissemann was named to the SUNY New Paltz spring 2019 Dean’s list, a designation reserved for students who earn at least a 3.3 grade point average in a semester with a full-time course load. (more…)

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01/11/18 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at Monday’s halftime ceremony that retired Wissemann’s jersey number. The three Shelter Island School players broke the 1,000-point mark in their varsity careers.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tristan Wissemann, center, flanked by Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Famers Walter Richards, left, and Cori Cass, at Monday’s halftime ceremony that retired Wissemann’s jersey number. The three Shelter Island School players broke the 1,000-point mark in their varsity careers.

On Monday evening, Tristan Wissemann received one of the highest honors a Shelter Island basketball player can achieve. (more…)

01/23/14 10:30am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Cori Cass, a former Shelter Island School basketball star and one of the original group members in 2012 who helped establish the Shelter Island Bucks collegiate baseball team here.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Cori Cass, a former Shelter Island School basketball star and one of the original group members in 2012 who helped establish the Shelter Island Bucks collegiate baseball team here.

50 YEARS AGO
Town Board raises highway wages

At the urging of Highway Superintendent Harry Bowditch, department workers saw their wages rise by 25 cents an hour in the winter of 1964. That brought the basic wage to $2 an hour. Mr. Bowditch, who was first elected to his job in 1958, was successful in winning increases for his crew practically every year. (more…)