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WMAC member William Geraghty (standing) points out to colleagues (left) Alfred Loreto and Chairman John Needham how a 130-foot dock would jut into Coecles Harbor if an existing application is approved by the Town Board.
The Waterways Management Advisory Council voted on three applications under consideration Monday night — voting unanimously to reject one, turning thumbs up with three members abstaining on another, and voting in favor of a third with one member recusing himself. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty reported on town finances at Tuesday’s Town Board work session.
At Tuesday’s Town Board work session, Supervisor Jim Dougherty described Shelter Island’s financial condition as “very grave” and continuing “to deteriorate.” (more…)
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Dr. Tamson Yeh of Cornell Cooperative Extension reported to the Irrigation Committee Saturday March 1.
Set it and forget it? Fugetaboutit. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Dr. Michael Hynes, along with other local educators, has organized a meeting on educational reform.
Area superintendents aren’t content to simply get an extension on the implementation of Regents Reform Agenda that includes the highly controversial Common Core standards. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Ken Pysher has recently reported on the status of Shelter Island’s test wells.
In a surprising turn of events, five test wells that gauge water levels on Shelter Island are still going down even during a very rainy and snowy season. (more…)