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Kate Nalepinski

06/20/19 6:00am

A unique Mattituck tradition that dates back two decades may be on its last legs.

On Monday morning, Mattituck High School principal Shawn Petretti waited outside the school as students began arriving by bus and car, as usual. He feared the school’s annual Tractor Day tradition might have reached its end.  (more…)

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06/18/19 5:55am


An accidental switching of competitors’ scores during the National Academic Association’s recent academic bowl cost Southold High School’s junior-varsity quiz team a spot in the playoffs, a representative from NAA said.

After 20 years as founder and adviser to Southold’s JV and varsity academic quiz teams, teacher Ivan Santiago finally saw one of them qualify for nationals. (more…)

06/09/19 6:01am

Every student has the ability to prevent an act of violence.

That was the message Suffolk County Sheriff Errol Toulon and members of his office brought Tuesday to junior high school students in Mattituck, where they implemented the “See Something, Say Something” program, affiliated with the not-for-profit organization Sandy Hook Promise. READ