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06/07/17 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO

The political season is up and running on Shelter Island, with Democratic and Republican committees announcing some newcomers for the November ballot. (more…)

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05/10/17 8:20am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams. Councilwoman Chris Lewis was absent.

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The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams. Councilwoman Chris Lewis was absent.

At Tuesday’s Town Board work session, Supervisor Jim Dougherty made a brief apology for telling a controversial joke at the April 22 State of the Town luncheon sponsored by the Shelter Island League of Women Voters (SILWV).

The joke was about a woman who was sexually assaulted and indicated that she enjoyed it. (more…)

05/08/17 12:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The scene in the school auditorium April 7 where the Town Board held a public hearing on proposed legislation to regulate short-term rentals.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The scene in the school auditorium April 7 where the Town Board held a public hearing on proposed legislation to regulate short-term rentals.

Because there continues to be much confusion by the public about the recently passed short-term rental law, what follows is a plain language summary. This summary does not replace, supersede, or in any way alter the full text of the law contained within the Town Code.
— Town Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams (more…)

05/02/17 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO From left, Ess Simovich, Andrew Ward, Denise Clausey, Denny Clark, Leigh Notley, Jackie Brewer, Donna Cass, Keith Clark, Gordon Cantley) and, hiding her face, Amber Brach-Williams

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO From left, Ess Simovich, Andrew Ward, Denise Clausey, Denny Clark, Leigh Notley, Jackie Brewer, Donna Cass, Keith Clark, Gordon Cantley) and, hiding her face, Amber Brach-Williams

The season finale of the winter bowling season wrapped up last weekend with the 1st place women’s team, The Fab 5 and the first place men’s team, the Thunderballs.

Congratualtions to all!