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Colin Palmer

Downs returned to school board president post, but board fails to agree on VP

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The school board reappointed Laurie Downs as president but could not agree on a vice president last night. Trustees Brian Connelly and Colin Palmer were sworn in, as was the new Superintendent Dr. Augustine Tornatore.

Riverhead school trustee-elect is first Democratic-Socialist member to win elective office in Suffolk County

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Colin Palmer, Riverhead school trustee-elect, is the first elected official in Suffolk County to be a member of the Democratic-Socialists of America organization.

Colin Palmer Q&A

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In their own words: Q&A with school board candidate Colin Palmer

Riverhead High School 2009 grad announces candidacy for school board

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Colin Palmer, 30, of Northville says one factor in his decision to run is the demise of the Latin program in Riverhead, "a more than 100-year-old gem in the crown" of the district.
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