TIM GANNON PHOTO Demonstrators, including Shelter Island Democratic Chairwoman Heather Reylek, outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s Riverhead office on Tuesday.
About 60 East End residents, including several from Shelter Island, demonstrated Tuesday outside Congressman Lee Zeldin’s (R-Shirley) office in Riverhead, urging their representative to listen to their concerns as the House of Representatives prepared to meet that day for the first time in 2017. (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO Suffolk County Legislator Bill Lindsay is calling for a radical shake up of the governing body.
A Suffolk County legislator is calling on county officials to let the public vote on reducing the size of the legislature, a proposal that has received mixed reaction from East End officials. (more…)
TIM GANNON PHOTO Greenport Mayor George Hubbard Jr., right, speaks to residents at an informal meeting August 31.
A group of about 30 Fifth Street residents expressed concerns at an informal meeting last week about PSEG’s proposal to extend an underground electric cable down their street and across the bay from Greenport to Shelter Island. (more…)