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Former Shelter Island Justice Court clerk Beverly Pelletier, 65; her son, Maximilian Pelletier, 20; and Adam Thilberg, 20, will appear in Southold Justice Court Friday, March 21, to respond to charges in connection with their arrest on a marijuana bust and gun charges on January 9. (more…)
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Supervisor Jim Dougherty met with a Shelter Island high school government class Friday for a wide ranging discussion of the issues.
Yes, Supervisor Jim Dougherty will swim in Fresh Pond this summer as he has done in past years. (more…)
BARBARAELLEN KOCH PHOTO | Joy Bausman was honored at a reception in Mattituck last night as the Reporter’s first ever Person of the Year. Joining Joy was, from left, Det. Sgt. Jack Thilberg, Peter McCracken and Supervisor Jim Dougherty.
Joy Bausman was honored at a reception at the Times/Review corporate headquarters in Mattituck last night as the Shelter Island Reporter’s first ever Person of the Year. (more…)
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Deer and Tick Committee chairman Mike Scheibel, above, and member Marc Wein faced off about how much attention should be given to numbers of deer on Shelter Island, but ultimately found a meeting of the minds.
What is beginning to look like an increasingly expensive deer management program is not the future for Shelter Island.
So said Deer and Tick Committee Chairman Mike Scheibel, who noted that the ultimate aim is to eventually be able to wean Shelter Island off 4-posters that reduce ticks, while also reducing the deer herd to manageable numbers. (more…)
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It was an easier day in 1964 when Long Island Lighting Company was able to bury a cable linking Shelter Island to a Greenport substation.
50 YEARS AGO
New electric cable installed under sound
In March 1964, the Long Island Lighting Company blasted a new electric power supply cable five feet into the sand beneath Shelter Island Sound between the Island and Greenport. (more…)