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01/08/18 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dering Harbor Village Hall.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Dering Harbor Village Hall.

When three write-in candidates ousted the entire slate of incumbent trustees in the Village of Dering Harbor election in June the state’s smallest municipality went a bit bonkers. (more…)

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07/21/16 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Village of Dering Harbor Mayor Tim Hogue.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Village of Dering Harbor Mayor Tim Hogue.

Enmity in a legal dispute over a proposed privet hedge erupted at the end of Saturday’s reorganization meeting of the Village Of Dering Harbor trustees as residents, the mayor and trustees clashed. There was shouting, door slamming and a call for the 13-term mayor to resign. (more…)

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05/25/16 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Village of Dering Harbor Mayor Tim Hogue.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Village of Dering Harbor Mayor Tim Hogue.

No, the Village of Dering Harbor did not order a drone to fly over the home of two residents suing the village, Mayor Tim Hogue said at the village board meeting last Saturday. And no, it did not arrange to intentionally flood the couple’s yard, he said. (more…)

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05/09/16 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

Why the secrecy?
To the Editor:
A recent issue of the Reporter supplied the community with an extensive article about the town’s efforts to provide housing for those working here.

An arm of our town government, the Community Housing Board (CHB), listed as a committee on the town’s website, provides housing via a license it grants to homeowners to afford people living quarters.

This committee/board held a very interesting meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, April 25. In attendance was the board less a co-chair, an applicant, and four interested parties, I being one.

No one of us four would have known about this meeting had I not gone to Town Hall to ask when this group was next meeting and I was overheard by someone in the know. (more…)