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06/18/19 4:30pm

MARY ELLEN McGAYHEY PHOTO
Stacey Clark Kehl was named EMT of the year at the annual Emergency Medical Services awards dinner at The Pridwin on June 13. Flanking Ms. Clark are, left, Squad Chief Kevin Dunning and Director Jack Thilberg.

Stacey Clark Kehl, a woman who was described by a colleague as a person “who brings joy to everything she does,” was named EMT of the Year by Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services (SIEMS). (more…)

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03/03/19 8:00am

David Rogers, a professor of sociology and a devoted summer resident of Shelter Island, where he moonlighted as a jazz piano player for nearly 40 years, died on February 27 at his home in Manhattan. He was 88.

The cause of death was prostate cancer, his family said. (more…)

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08/10/18 10:00am
ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO Catch of the Day. The Pridwin’s Chef Swainson Brown in the kitchen with a freshly-caught striped bass.

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO
Catch of the Day. The Pridwin’s Chef Swainson Brown in the kitchen with a freshly-caught striped bass.

At 3 p.m. on a Monday, The Pridwin Hotel’s kitchen is a place of good spirits, wit, jokes and energy, as the staff prepares for the dinner shift. A sign by the dishwashing station reads, “Please DO NOT put sharp knives in this water, Duja is very fond of his fingers.”

So far the sign is working, with Duja’s digits intact. (more…)