10/26/18 4:30pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS
Costumed kids in last year’s Halloween parade.

Halloween is creeping up on Wednesday, October 31 and there’s no shortage of Island festivities for kids and parents alike. So throw on a costume, carve some pumpkins and get ready for some freaky fun. 

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04/10/14 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Section of the town dump burning back in April 1964, before the practice was banned in favor of a landfill operation.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Section of the town dump burning back in April 1964, before the practice was banned in favor of a landfill operation.

50 YEARS AGO
State halts garbage burning
It has been 50 years since New York State stepped in and banned the burning of garbage at dumps and by individuals after reviewing studies that determined there were health hazards to allowing the practice to continue. (more…)

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04/07/14 1:09pm
COURTESY PHOTO David Harms has led the opposition to a cell tower at the Manhanset Firehouse.

COURTESY PHOTO
David Harms has led the opposition to a cell tower at the Manhanset Firehouse.

The conversion by Southold Police to high band radio service shouldn’t be a driving force behind the desire of Shelter Island Fire Commissioners to explore erecting a new cell tower at the Manhanset Firehouse on Cobbetts Lane. (more…)