12/18/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Superintendent Leonard Skuggevik presented the Board of Education with a progress report on meeting goals for the 2015-16 school year.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
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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03/18/15 12:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The “for sale” sign in Schmidt's window is gone,  but the town is putting pressure  on the owner to conform to the rules.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
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…)

03/11/15 4:30pm
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO Liss Larsen in front of three of her ‘Shelter Images’ that are currently on display in the Town Hall meeting room

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO
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…)