07/01/19 4:30pm

The Shelter Island Class of 2019. Front row, from left, Camryn Page, Nichole Hand, Kimberly Chica, Ella Mysliborski and Jaime Lenzer. Row two, from left, Kyle Burns, Joseph Lupo, Mason Marcello and Nicholas Young. Row three, from left, Ethan Renault, Erik Thilberg, David Neese, Taylor Tybaert and Devon Bolton. Back row, from left, Stephen Cummings, Nico Seddio, Owen Gibbs and Michael Payano. Not pictured is Mia Clark.

The futures of the 19 members of Shelter Island’s Class of 2019 are bright, but the weather forecast was iffy for the Saturday afternoon graduation ceremonies. (more…)

06/05/19 8:00am

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The Shelter Island School District is about to undergo a major transformation with the loss of two of its long-term Board of Education members — Thomas Graffagnino and Mark Kanarvogel — who both chose not to seek re-election last month. (more…)

05/15/19 8:00am

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island School

With no comment from the public, Shelter Island School District Business Leader Linda Haas made her final presentation Monday night on the proposed $11.9 million budget plan that will require $10.55 million from tax money to fund. (more…)

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05/14/19 10:00am

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Decency gift bags for Retreat clients were organized and packed by, from left, Tyler Gulluscio, Emma Teodoru, Jane Richards, Amelia Clark and Board of Education member Margaret Colligan.

It’s a simple idea, really. But at a time when there’s so much antagonism among people of all political persuasions, a National Decency Day may be just what’s needed. (more…)

01/20/19 11:00am

COURTESY IMAGE There is a trend of young people leaving Suffolk County.

I was unaware of a problem that is hitting most Suffolk schools hard, although the Shelter Island School is holding the line — a declining number of students. (more…)