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To the Editor:
The Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce strives to fully support all of its members, drive business to the Island, and boost tourism through marketing, fundraising events and most recently, media relations. (more…)
JULIE LANE PHOTO Councilman Paul Shepherd
Just ahead of the public hearing scheduled for Friday, April 7 on proposed short-term rental (STR) legislation, there’s been a call for a Town Board member to recuse himself and be thrown off the board. (more…)
JIM COLLIGAN PHOTOS One of two platforms atop locust tree trunks fashioned by Highway Department employees as osprey nesting places set up at Shell Beach last week.
Highway Department employees have created a special homecoming for some part-time Islanders.
Two platforms on tall poles were set up last week so ospreys will have new accommodations for 2017. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The Town Board at its work session Tuesday. From left, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Deputy Supervisor Chris Lewis, Councilman Jim Colligan and Councilwoman Amber Brach-Williams. Supervisor Jim Dougherty was absent.
Councilwoman and Deputy Supervisor Chris Lewis said Wednesday morning that she is moving toward supporting short-term rental legislation with minimum stay requirements, including the number of times a homeowner can rent their property for three days or less between Memorial Day and Labor Day. (more…)
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If you know, let us know. Send your responses to [email protected] or phone at (631) 749-1000, extension 18. (more…)