02/06/19 10:00am

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Kelly Surerus, president of the Board of Directors of the Shelter Island Early Childhood Learning Center, appealed to the Town Board Tuesday for help in funding the preschool.

Representatives of the Shelter Island Early Childhood Learning Center made a case for funding, asking the Town Board Tuesday afternoon for $25,000.

That would provide funding through the end of the current school year for the morning pre-school, along with a small cushion for the September term. (more…)

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01/08/19 4:30pm

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Town Engineer John Cronin (left) and intern Andre Oraseanu explain to the Town Board why action is critical to protecting the Island’s water.

Call it an “issue.” But not a “crisis.” Yet. (more…)

10/04/18 2:00pm
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A weekly round-up of can’t miss events on Shelter Island.

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10/04/18 10:00am
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EVERY WEEK

50+ drop-in basketball, Sundays, noon to 2 p.m., school gym. No charge. (more…)

05/02/18 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Dodging for dollars at Saturday’s Dodegeball Tournament fundraiser for the Early Shelter Island Early Childhood Learning Center.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Dodging for dollars at Saturday’s Dodegeball Tournament fundraiser for the Early Shelter Island Early Childhood Learning Center.

It’s been a couple of years ago since Shelter Island’s private preschool program at the Presbyterian Church was fighting for its life. Today it’s thriving. (more…)