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08/08/17 2:00pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Plum Island Lighthouse.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
The Plum Island Lighthouse.

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill July 25 to prevent the sale of Plum Island by the federal government to the highest bidder for the second time. (more…)

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07/18/17 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Dr. Scott Campbell

JULIE LANE PHOTO  Dr. Scott Campbell

Summer on Shelter Island comes with warnings about ticks and concerns about the illnesses they can transmit, such as Lyme disease. But lately other lesser-known tick-borne ailments are grabbing the attention of East End locals, who reach out to experts because they are concerned the situation is worsening. (more…)

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03/14/17 10:00am
KELLY ZEGERS PHOTO : Congressman Lee Zeldin at Veterans Beach in Mattituck Monday morning.

KELLY ZEGERS PHOTO : Congressman Lee Zeldin at Veterans Beach in Mattituck Monday morning.

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) on Monday called on his colleagues in Congress to ensure continued funding for the National Estuary and Long Island Sound programs in upcoming appropriations votes. (more…)