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02/09/15 8:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Father Charles McCarron and his Yorkshire terrier, Bogart.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Father Charles McCarron and his Yorkshire terrier, Bogart.

Father Charles McCarron moved to Shelter Island in January, the new vicar of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church.

Last June his predecessor, Father Joel Ireland, resigned as pastor of St. Mary’s after less than two years in the parish. By all accounts, the events leading to Father Ireland’s departure were contentious and painful. (more…)

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09/22/14 8:00am
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Bianca Evangelista at the Hay Beach home where she has lived all her life.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Bianca Evangelista at the Hay Beach home where she has lived all her life.

On the first day of the new school year here on Shelter Island, freshman Bianca Evangelista was 14 years, 8 months and 23 days old. A writer, a varsity athlete and a singer, she relates the memories and experiences she has packed into her first decade and a half with confidence and poise.

If this Island is an incubator, then Bianca is getting ready to hatch. (more…)