CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Peter Reich
The phrase “brings institutional knowledge to the job” is used loosely these days, often merely to describe someone who has been in one position a long time.
But it just barley begins to describe Councilman Peter Reich’s tenure on the Town Board for the last 12 years. (more…)
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Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik presented the Board of Education with a progress report on meeting goals for the 2015-16 school year.
“We’re looking at getting our kids college and career ready,” Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik told the Board of Education last week, reviewing steps he’s taken to ensure that students not college-bound are not being forgotten.
Toward that end, students from Shelter Island are serving internships, exposing them to fields to pursue after graduation, Mr. Skuggevik said at Wednesday’s meeting. (more…)
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The “for sale” sign in Schmidt’s window is gone, but the town is putting pressure on the owner to conform to the rules.
The mystery of what’s going on at Schmidt’s was aired at Town Hall Tuesday with some new information added to the puzzle. Supervisor Jim Dougherty said at the Town Board work session that Schmidt’s has until April 15 to upgrade its septic system before some action is taken. (more…)
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Liss Larsen in front of three of her ‘Shelter Images’ that are currently on display in the Town Hall meeting room.
If you’ve attended a meeting at Town Hall recently, you may have noticed the photographs of Island artist and branding designer, Liss Larsen, and her Shelter Images. (more…)
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Shelter Island Town Hall
Due to a lack of a quorum, the Waterways Management Advisory Council meeting at Town Hall scheduled for this evening has been cancelled.