09/27/19 12:00pm

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New superintendent Dr. Brian Doelger takes one for the team.

The Shelter Island PTSA hosted an all-ages back-to-school barbecue on Friday, Sept. 13, at the school playground. It featured music, burgers, hot dogs, a raffle, handprint murals, pie throwing, games and more. Guests brought sides and sweets to share.

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03/01/19 2:00pm

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“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.”- Jimmy Dean.

Pierce Senken is on an adventure of a lifetime. A 3rd Year Midshipman at the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, Pierce is the son of Gregory and Jane Senken of Shelter Island and Garden City.

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09/17/18 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO Kara, her husband Rob Madden and their children Laurel and Conor.

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Kara Zarchin, her husband Rob Madden and their children Laurel and Conor.

Kara Zarchin of Shelter Island Heights and Watertown, Connecticut graduated with honors from the University of Connecticut School of Law on May 20, 2018.

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09/16/18 3:00pm
STOCK PHOTO Frank Milano will speak about his time in Zaire as a teacher in the Peace Corps.

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Frank Milano will speak about his time in Zaire as a teacher in the Peace Corps.

“It was the most rewarding time of my life and I wouldn’t trade it for anything,” says Frank Milano about his 1984-1986 Peace Corps experience in Zaire, a time when the country was host to between 65 to 70 Peace Corps volunteers. Zaire is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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