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09/22/14 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | REPORTER FILE PHOTO Reminders of the summer of 2013 when Bortech undertook a project that failed to provide backup power to Shelter Island. And if there were disruptions at Crescent Beach, Southold residents were more disturbed than Islanders by noise and dirt the project generated.

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Reminders of the summer of 2013 when Bortech undertook a project that failed to provide backup power to Shelter Island. And if there were disruptions at Crescent Beach, Southold residents were more disturbed than Islanders by noise and dirt the project generated.

PSEG is re-examining the possibility of running a conduit containing cables under the water from Southhold Town to provide backup power to Shelter Island. (more…)

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09/16/14 6:45am

 

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JEN NUZZO PHOTO | Passengers of this cigarette boat (left) were ejected into Greenport Harbor Monday afternoon.

Six people ejected out of a speed boat after hitting a strong wake were rescued from Greenport Harbor on Monday, Southold Town police at the scene said.

They were rescued by Shelter Island native and U.S. Coast Guardsman Patrick O’Halloran, 27, who was off duty and traveling nearby on a private vessel when the accident happened just south of the ferry terminal, according to a U.S. Coast Guard press release. (more…)

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09/15/14 4:49pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | First place finishers of divisions at the Great Peconic Race Sunday at Wades Beach. From left, Surfski: Austin Kiefer, Kayak: Roger Gocking, Standup Paddleboard, male: Taylor Resnick, Outrigger: Jeremy Grosvenor, Standup  Paddleboard (1/2 course) female: Roxanne Robinson,   Standup Paddleboard board 1/2 course(male): Craig Stepnowski. Not shown, Paddleboard, female, Mary Scheerer.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |

First place finishers at the Great Peconic Race Sunday at Wades Beach. From left, Austin Kieffer, Surfski: Roger Gocking, Kayak: Taylor Resnick, Standup Paddleboard, (full course) male: Jeremy Grosvenor, Outrigger: Roxanne Robinson, Standup Paddleboard (1/2 course) female: Craig Stepnowski, Standup Paddleboard board (1/2 course) male.
Not shown, Mary Scheerer, Standup Paddleboard (full course) female .