AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan, Councilwoman Amber-Brach-Williams and Town Clerk Dorothy Ogar.
It turned ugly at Town Hall Tuesday.
During the Town Board’s work session a member used a crude term to describe cowardice and a resident, after accusing board members of “collusion,” and one in particular of hypocrisy, later from the audience told a person speaking at the podium to “sit down and shut up.” (more…)
COURTESY PHOTO |Congressman Lee Zeldin.
Constituents who listened to Congressman Lee Zeldin’s “telephone town hall” Thursday named healthcare as the issue that’s most important to them, according to poll results released by his office. (more…)
We’re asking Islanders to take a survey to achieve an understanding of Shelter Islander’s knowledge of water quality and willingness to change to a different water supply.
Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr.
Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. (I-Sag Harbor) announced his support for legislation pending in the New York State Assembly to revise the School Tax Relief Program (STAR) meant to offer tax relief to seniors. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO
A deer brushing against a permethrin-soaked post as it feeds at a 4-poster unit. State funds could be on the way to maintain the program.
Supervisor Jim Dougherty has informed the Town Board there could be state money flowing to the town for the battle against tick-borne diseases. (more…)