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02/18/15 2:00pm

 

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CYNDI MURRAY PHOTO John Costello, center, pleaded not guilty to vehicular manslaughter in County Court on Tuesday.

A Greenport man charged with vehicular manslaughter following a drunk driving crash that left a Peconic man dead is free on $50,000 bond.

John Costello, 71,  a dock builder who owns Greenport’s Costello Marine and has done extensive work on the Island’s waterfront over the years, pleaded not guilty to upgraded charges during his arraignment at the First District Courthouse in Central Islip Tuesday morning. (more…)

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02/17/15 4:30pm

 

STEPHANIE SAREYANI PHOTO Taylor Rando’s violin.

STEPHANIE SAREYANI PHOTO Taylor Rando’s violin.

Shelter Island High School junior Colibri Lopez and senior Taylor Rando, under the direction of art teacher Stephanie Sareyani, will be showing their work at two different venues this winter: Guild Hall in East Hampton and the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill. (more…)

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02/17/15 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Bucks players are looking for families to host them for the summer season.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Bucks players are looking for families to host them for the summer season.

For several years we talked about hosting a Shelter Island Buck for the summer baseball season, but there were always reasons why it wasn’t convenient. We are so busy, we have too much company, the house is a wreck — it’s amazingly easy to find a reason to not do something. But finally last year we decided to give it a try. (more…)