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04/20/18 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Janalyn Travis-Messer and Nushka in her Heights office.

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Janalyn Travis-Messer and Nushka in her Heights office.

Janalyn Travis-Messer’s office is full of activity. She’s in the middle of building a house on the Island and as she bustles around her office/exhibition space for local artists, she’s keeping one eye on Nushka, her new, not quite perfectly house-trained puppy.

A guy wearing crusty work boots sticks his head in to say that over at the building site for her new house, “The slab is drying.” (more…)

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04/19/18 9:13am
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REPORTER FILE PHOTO

The Shelter Island Police and Suffolk County Police departments  released new information Thursday morning on the homicide case that victimized an 87-year-old resident at his Silver Beach home last month. (more…)

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04/18/18 4:30pm

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How old is the Old House in Cutchogue?

This handsome home, which sits on the Village Green, has long been believed to be part of Budd and Horton family lore, dating back to the founding of Southold Town.

It is said to have been built in Hashamomuck in the late 1640s, just a few years after Europeans settled the town, pushing aside the Native people who had lived here for 10,000 years, and to have been moved to Cutchogue sometime later. (more…)