06/21/15 3:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Julie Lane

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Julie Lane

In a season of commencement speeches and advice to graduates, I was reminded of an old newspaper column called “Nobody asked me, but …” So here are some lessons, learned from a master teacher.

As you prepare to graduate, you are likely filled with conflicting feelings of fear about the unknown and confidence about your readiness for new challenges. Given the quality of the education you’ve received at Shelter Island School, you will be carrying with you the basic tools to succeed, but you haven’t been taught all you will need. (more…)

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03/30/15 8:30am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Reporter took home four first place prizes awarded by the New York Press Association for journalism excellence.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Reporter took home five first place prizes awarded by the New York Press Association for journalism excellence.

The New York Press Association honored your hometown paper this past weekend with eight prizes for journalism excellence — including five first place prizes — at its annual conference in Saratoga Springs. (more…)

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04/08/14 10:22am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | We've arrived. This Reporter cover photo was a prize winner at the New York Press Association spring convention . The Reporter and TimesReview Newspapers had a winning weekend in Saratoga Springs.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | We’ve arrived. This Reporter cover photo was a prize winner at the New York Press Association’s spring convention. The Reporter and TimesReview Newspapers had a winning weekend in Saratoga Springs.

Your hometown paper has been honored for excellence by the New York Press Association.

The Reporter brought home six journalism awards from NYPA’s spring convention — including top prizes in three categories — this past weekend at the Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa in Saratoga Springs. (more…)