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07/31/19 12:00pm

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dragging for ticks at Mashomack.

Suffolk County officials have released the findings of a multi-year study of ticks — and the pathogens they carry — that show how prevalent tick-borne illnesses have become, especially on the East End. (more…)

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04/22/19 2:00pm

DARIA KOLMOGOROVA PHOTO
Sophomore Brandon Velasquez throws to a first place finish as fellow shot putter Daniel Schulteis looks on.

On April 8, the Shelter Island School varsity boys and girls spring track teams traveled to Southold for a meet against Babylon. (more…)

03/11/19 2:00pm

COURTESY PHOTO Second graders who have been learning about community changes hear from former teacher Frank Emmett about how their own town developed.

Once a teacher, always a teacher.

Frank Emmett was back in the classroom last week — not as an elementary school teacher as he had been until his retirement in 2015, but as an historian. (more…)

02/20/19 4:30pm

MAP BY KIKI BOUCHER
Which is your go-to fork, North or South?

As a Shelter Islander, do you tend to identify with the North Fork or the South Fork?

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