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12/09/16 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO David Browne of New York and Shelter Island.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
David Browne of New York and Shelter Island.

When David Browne panned Rod Stewart’s 1975 album, “Footloose and Fancy Free,” saving special derision for the first song, “Hot Legs,” he was a student at a New Jersey high school. It was his first record review.

“People noticed,” David said. “They were either angry at me or agreed with me. That was one of my first indications of the power of the written word.” (more…)

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12/06/16 4:30pm
Ken Pysher (left) and Greg Toner have provided latest well reading information from the USGS.

Ken Pysher (left) and Greg Toner have provided latest well reading information from the USGS.

There’s a bit of good news for the Island from the latest reports out of Albany. The severe drought condition that has persisted for months and wasn’t expected to break at least until the end of January has changed. (more…)