01/02/19 6:00am
01/02/2019 6:00 AM

North Fork school districts have experienced numerous changes this year after being faced with the closing of Riverhead’s Bishop McGann-Mercy High School, a record number of school shootings across the country and continued national concern about student mental health. The Suffolk Times spoke with Jill Gierasch, superintendent of the Mattituck-Cutchogue School District, and David Gamberg, shared superintendent of the Southold and Greenport districts, about some of this year’s changes. Following are abbreviated versions of their remarks. (more…)

12/27/14 4:00pm
12/27/2014 4:00 PM
Michael Montgomery and his son Christian at their home in Mattituck. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Michael Montgomery and his son Christian at their home in Mattituck. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

February — A “true piece of Greenport’s history” is found during construction in Greenport High School’s cafeteria. Underneath the decades-old paneling rested a 1-by-6-foot piece of wood bearing the signature of Barton B. Corwin — one of the original contractors who built the school in 1933. The plank is now on display in the cafeteria.  (more…)