04/19/12 12:51pm

Beverlea Walz Photo

These stalwart volunteers were at the Historical Society’s Havens House last week cutting down invasive vines and dead tree limbs. From the left Wyatt Fokine, Scott Murphy, Joe Hine, Dan Fokine, Steve Watrous, Chris Fokine, Janalyn Travis-Messer and Elizabeth and Bill Pedersen. Kevin Dunning, Howard Johansen, Craig Wood and Dan Binder also joined in the effort.

04/18/12 11:30pm

Beverlea Walz Photo

These 5th graders attended a graduation ceremony this month in the school auditorium, celebrating their completion of the D.A.R.E. program, led by the Shelter Island Police Department’s Officer Walter Richards. D.A.R.E., standing for Drug Abuse Resistance Education, helps students with the tools to avoid involvement with drugs and alcohol and has been offered on Shelter Island for many years.