BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |
Safe! Peter Kropf hustling down the line in Shelter Island High School baseball team’s 16-8 home opener victory against Stony Brook.
The Shelter Island boys’ baseball team started the season by sweeping the Stony Brook Bears, taking the series 3-0. Shelter Island scored double figures in all three games and while they were behind early in the third game, they came back with 11 runs in the final three innings to secure the win. (more…)
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO | Macaroni and cheese is the classic American comfort food.
The United States has its share of dubious food traditions. Packaged pork rinds, the Happy Meal and turducken spring to mind. But don’t blame America for orange cheese — we did not start it.
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Town Board continued its discussion on licensing commercial waste haulers.
Everyone who is paid for a job hauling away waste material — even one person in a pickup truck who occasionally takes away trash — should be under the same regulations as large hauling companies.
That’s the opinion of Jon DiVello, owner of Shelter Island Environmental Services (SIES), who attended the Town Board work session Tuesday and joined its discussion on licensing commercial haulers. (more…)
JULIE LANE PHOTO
Scorched earth.Wind knocked down this wire on Belvedere Road off Nostrand Parkway resulting in a small grass fire Tuesday afternoon.
Shelter Island Firefighters responded to a downed wire that scorched the grass on Belvedere Road just off Nostrand Parkway about 3 p.m. this afternoon. (more…)