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09/28/16 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Animal Control Officer Beau Payne told hunters Tuesday night the town Deer & Tick Committee is open to suggestions to increase the cull.

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Animal Control Officer Beau Payne told hunters Tuesday night the town Deer & Tick Committee is open to suggestions to increase the cull.

Shelter Island hunters offered several suggestions to increase the number of deer culled from the herd at a special Deer & Tick Committee meeting Tuesday night. (more…)

09/27/16 2:55pm

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The Shelter Island Board of Education has scheduled a special public meeting Wednesday at 2 p.m. to ratify a memorandum of agreement with the Shelter Island Faculty Association — school related professionals and building and grounds workers.

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09/26/16 2:17pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Community Preservation Fund, collects taxes on real estate sales to spend on open space acquisitions.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Community Preservation Fund, collects taxes on real estate sales to spend on open space acquisitions.

Community Preservation Fund revenues continue to trend down for the first eight months of 2016.

The five East End towns, which  benefit from the fund that collects a 2 percent tax from buyers of properties in any of those municipalities, have realized a total of $61.53 million  compared with $64.55 million for the same period in 2015. (more…)