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Katharine Schroeder

05/23/15 3:18pm
Michael Brown's sister Karre Brown (standing, second from left) with organizers of the event. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Michael Brown’s sister Karre Brown (standing, second from left) with organizers of the event. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Though family and friends have been organizing a fundraiser in memory of the late Michael Brown for years, they decided to switch things up this year, organizing the Miles for Mike 5K Walk/Run, which kicked off today at Greenport High School.

05/09/15 1:34pm
Runners take off in the 5K race Saturday morning. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Runners take off in the 5K race Saturday morning. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Peconic Landing held its 10th annual May Mile & 5K race in Greenport Saturday morning. The popular race benefits the Greenport Fire Department and highlights Older Americans Month.

Local businesses donated raffle prizes and North Fork Cheer sent a squad of cheerleaders to boost runners’ spirit.  (more…)

04/18/15 10:00am
Mark Moran and Connor Vaccariello lead fellow performers in song while awaiting the judges' decision. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Mark Moran and Connor Vaccariello lead fellow performers in song while awaiting the judges’ decision. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

There’s no doubt about it: Southold’s Got Talent.

At the school auditorium on Friday night, Southold students lit up the stage with their considerable musical abilities. Eleven acts sang and played instruments to the delight of an enthusiastic audience. Several of the songs were original compositions written and performed by the students themselves. (more…)

03/03/15 12:00pm
The Greenport High School Drama Club presents the musical comedy "Once Upon a Mattress." (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The Greenport High School Drama Club presents the musical comedy “Once Upon a Mattress.” (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The Greenport High School Drama Club presents the musical comedy “Once Upon a Mattress” in the auditorium at Greenport School this week. Based on the fairy tale “The Princess and the Pea,” this hilarious adaptation features music by Mary Rodgers and lyrics by Marshall Barer. (more…)

02/14/15 4:00pm
Firefighters march in Saturday's parade in Greenport. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Firefighters march in Saturday’s parade in Greenport. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Greenport Fire Department held its 170th Washington’s Birthday parade downtown on Saturday afternoon.

As flurries began to fall and the weather turned bitter cold, volunteers from fire departments all over Long Island made their way up Front Street to the cheers of onlookers. (more…)

(Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Ryan Zlatniski, as Conrad Birdie, is swarmed by admiring teenagers in Mattituck Musical Theater Company’s production of ‘Bye Bye Birdie.’ (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

The satirical musical “Bye Bye Birdie” will be presented by the Mattituck Musical Theater Company Thursday to Saturday, Feb. 5 to 7, in the Mattituck High School auditorium. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m.  (more…)