JULIE LANE PHOTO Flanked by Officer Anthony Rando and teacher Michele Yirce are DARE graduates (front, from left) Dane Carter, Johanna Kaasik, Kenzie Montoya, Charlie Murray, Jaxson Rylott and Harrison Weslek and (back row, left to right) Robert Beckwith, Janet Carbajal, Jennifer Fabian Santos, Betzaida Campos, Dariana Duran Alvarado and Nathan Cronin.
Thanks to a collaboration between the Shelter Island Police Department and 5th graders at Shelter Island School, 12 students now know a great deal about responsible behavior and good decision-making.
The students demonstrated their knowledge June 1 for administrators, teachers, parents, town officials and friends at their DARE — Drug Abuse Resistance Education — graduation in the school auditorium. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Entrance to the original house at 6 Charlie’s Lane that Brad Tolkin won approval last October to replace with a larger house.
50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
The Beatles were awarded the distinction of being named Members of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth despite complaints from previous recipients that performers didn’t deserve the honor. (more…)