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TIM PURTELL PHOTO | Ecklund witch hazel on South Midway Road.

TIM PURTELL PHOTO | Ecklund witch hazel on South Midway Road.

Latin Name: Hamamelis X intermedia, H. virginiana

Location: In the bleak month of February when winter seems endless, few sights are as welcome as the bright yellow flowers of the witch hazel. A gorgeous multi-trunked specimen stands out like a floral torch on 59 South Midway Road in front of James and Linda Eklund’s house. (more…)

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TIM PURTELL PHOTO Connie and Keith Lustofin were the first Islanders to use the electric vehicle charging station next to police headquarters this week.

TIM PURTELL PHOTO Connie and Keith Lustofin were the first Islanders to use the electric vehicle charging station next to police headquarters this week.

Good news for electric car owners — Shelter Island’s electric charging station next to police headquarters in the Center is up and running. (more…)