09/30/17 6:00am
09/30/2017 6:00 AM

Over the years, Anne Smith has worked to teach the importance of acceptance and diversity in the local school community.

As superintendent of the Mattituck-Cutchogue School District, she included diversity as a key part of the district’s mission and worked with the Board of Education’s diversity committee.

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03/10/17 6:00am
03/10/2017 6:00 AM

To say Chris North maintains a busy schedule would be an understatement.

The 22-year-old Greenport resident is a member of Southold’s Anti-Bias Task Force and recently joined the town’s Democratic committee. He also attends Suffolk County Community College, where he was elected in June to serve as student trustee, a position held by just one person in the county each year.

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02/03/17 5:59am
02/03/2017 5:59 AM

Oscar Cruz of Greenport addresses town officials at Monday night's Synergy Greenport event. (Credit: Krysten Massa)

Picture people from different ethnic and racial backgrounds piling into a room for a two-hour discussion focused on concern for the North Fork’s Hispanic population. Now imagine some of those people holding different political affiliations, but keeping the conversation civil and respectful. READ

02/02/17 6:00am
02/02/2017 6:00 AM

Synergy Greenport

Minutes before a meeting between Greenport residents and police officials was set to begin Monday evening, only a small group waited inside a classroom at St. Agnes School.

They were soon joined by dozens of neighbors, filling the room and making it necessary to move to a larger space in the building.

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