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12/18/17 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Carson Construction employees at the Shelter Island Heights location where a tunnel from Greenport for electric cables broke through on Tuesday.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Carson Construction employees at the Shelter Island Heights work site.

PSEG subcontractor Carson Corporation completed pulling the first of three cables through pipes from Greenport to Shelter Island Heights next to North Ferry, working thorough the night of December 12. (more…)

12/18/17 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Historical Society's Havens Barn

COURTESY PHOTO | Shelter Island Historical Society’s Havens Barn

The Shelter Island Historical Society welcomes Laura Colfer as its new bookkeeper. Laura has a B.A. in Business and Accounting from Dowling College and over 15 years experience working with local businesses on the North Fork. She also works as a full-time teacher’s assistant at Tuckahoe Common School District in Southampton. (more…)

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12/18/17 8:00am

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Louis Washkansky, the first person to undergo a heart transplant, died 18 days later in Cape Town, South Africa, as a result of drugs used to suppress his immune system to keep it from rejecting his new heart. (more…)