12/27/17 11:00am

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There are a couple of old sayings that sum up our feelings when important people in our lives pass away.

The ranks are thinning, you will hear, as well as that the cemeteries are filled with irreplaceable people. Both statements are true and untrue, since every day people pick up a fallen standard. (more…)

11/22/17 4:30pm
FILM STILLS | Director John Kaasik and his actors during a rehearsal.

FILM STILLS | Director John Kaasik and his actors during a rehearsal.

Each spring, artist Peter Waldner quietly donates his time and talent painting scenery for Shelter Island School’s musical productions, ensuring the young thespians look good when they step out on the stage.

He’s been doing it for years. (more…)

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09/19/17 8:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Jack Monaghan

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Jack Monaghan

Jack Monaghan, one of the most beloved Islanders in recent memory, passed away on September 6, 2017. He was 82 years old. Here’s a profile by Peter Boody of Jack the Reporter published in 2014. (more…)