04/17/14 12:00pm
04/17/2014 12:00 PM
(Credit: Jennifer Gustavson photos and video)

Southold Elementary School sixth-graders came up with this year’s art show theme “Artecs” — an ancient race of people who worshipped art and music instead of the sun. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson photos and video)

Science projects and artwork by Southold Elementary School students were on display at joint shows held last Wednesday, impressing fellow students and parents.

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04/16/14 10:00am
04/16/2014 10:00 AM
New Suffolk Common School board president Tony Dill presenting his preliminary spending plan during Tuesday night’s regularly scheduled board meeting. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

New Suffolk school board president Tony Dill presenting his preliminary spending plan during Tuesday night’s regular meeting. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

New Suffolk school board president Tony Dill presented his preliminary 2014-15 spending plan Tuesday night, which carries an estimated 1.7 percent, or $13,000, increase to the tax levy.

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04/13/14 5:00am

Students planning to study veterinary medicine or animal-related care can apply for a scholarship from the East End Livestock and Horseman’s Association. (Credit: Dianne Booth, file)

The East End Livestock and Horseman’s Association is offering two $800 scholarships in memory of John M. Appelt to graduating high school seniors from the five East End towns. (more…)

04/12/2014 1:00 PM
A group of Cutchogue East Elementary School students have submitted a petition the school board requesting a reduction in the temperature requirement for outdoor recess. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file)

A group of Cutchogue East Elementary School students have submitted a petition to the school board requesting a reduction in the temperature requirement for outdoor recess. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file)

A group of Cutchogue East Elementary School students have petitioned the Mattituck-Cutchogue school board to reduce the temperature requirement for outdoor recess.

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04/10/2014 9:47 PM
Mattituck-Cutchogue School District assistant superintendent Anne Smith, center, at Thursday's budget adoption. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson)

Mattituck-Cutchogue School District assistant superintendent Anne Smith, center, at Thursday’s budget adoption meeting. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson)

The Mattituck-Cutchogue school board adopted Superintendent James McKenna’s proposed $39.67 million spending plan Thursday night, which carries an estimated 1.8 percent increase to next year’s tax levy.

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04/10/14 9:57am
Superintendent Michael Comanda presents to the Greenport school board at its meeting Tuesday night. (Credit: Paul Squire)

Superintendent Michael Comanda presents to the Greenport school board at its meeting Tuesday night. (Credit: Paul Squire)

The Greenport school board unanimously approved a proposed $16.39 million budget for next school year, which comes in exactly $1 under the allowable state tax levy cap, at its meeting Wednesday night.  (more…)