11/03/18 3:00pm

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Jennifer Anne Dantuono and Daniel Joseph Ritzler were married on April 8, 2018.

Jennifer Anne Dantuono and Daniel Joseph Ritzler were married on April 8, 2018 at The Watermill in Smithtown, with a reception following the ceremony. They honeymooned in the Dominican Republic and currently reside on Shelter Island.

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08/15/18 10:00am
ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO Shelter Island Town engineering intern Andrei Oraseanu at Town Hall Tuesday.

ANNABELLE WOODWARD PHOTO Shelter Island Town engineering intern Andrei Oraseanu at Town Hall Tuesday.

Andrei Oraseanu, 23, the Shelter Island’s intern this summer in the office of Town Engineer John Cronin, gave a report of his work before the Town Board at Tuesday’S work session. Mr. Oraseanu’s time was dedicated to research and mapping all aspects of water on the Island and cataloguing information for the department and future interns. One of his accomplishments was gauging what would be needed to protect the pavilion at Wades Beach from traffic and recommending the handsome boulders that now ring the structure next to the parking lot.

The Reporter caught up with Mr. Oraseanu after his presentation. (more…)

03/19/18 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO  |  Wish you were here! While the rest of were up north battling what seemed to be a never ending series of late winter storms, a group of Shelter Islanders enjoyed themselves with a recent (and warm) reunion in sunny Florida. Here’s a picture of the group on March 1, 2018 holding a copy of the February 18 Reporter.  From left, (standing): Charlie Gulluscio, Bob Duffey, Paula Halsey, Sara Duffey, Skip Tuttle, Jean Dickerson, Carol Hallman, Beverley Shlala, Melva McLaughlin, T. Shlala, Jane Fowler, Judy Sherman, Herb Sherman, Jackie Tuttle, Sylvester Hudson, Donna Hudson, Susanne, Towny Montant, Joan Caputo, Marion and Dave Dennis. From left (kneeling): Doug Halsey, Bob Smith, Maurice Tuttle, Bill Clark, Bob and Joann Gulluscio, and Frank Caputo. Behind the cameras: Dale Clark, Flo Hosp and Marj Smith.

COURTESY PHOTO |  While the rest of us were up north battling what seemed to be a never ending series of late winter storms, a group of Shelter Islanders enjoyed themselves with a recent (and warm) reunion in sunny Florida. Here’s a picture of the group on March 1, 2018 holding a copy of the February 18 Reporter.
From left, (standing): Charlie Gulluscio, Bob Duffey, Paula Halsey, Sara Duffey, Skip Tuttle, Jean Dickerson, Carol Hallman, Beverley Shlala, Melva McLaughlin, T. Shlala, Jane Fowler, Judy Sherman, Herb Sherman, Jackie Tuttle, Sylvester Hudson, Donna Hudson, Susanne, Towny Montant, Joan Caputo, Marion and Dave Dennis.
From left (kneeling): Doug Halsey, Bob Smith, Maurice Tuttle, Bill Clark, Bob and Joann Gulluscio, and Frank Caputo.
Behind the cameras: Dale Clark, Flo Hosp and Marj Smith.

03/08/18 8:00am
STOCK PHOTO | A relaxing beach in Florida.

STOCK PHOTO | A  beach in Florida.

I wrote recently about my February road trip to points south. There were stops along the way, but a good portion of time was spent in southwest Florida. The weather was absolutely perfect as far as I was concerned even though some of the Floridians I met were complaining about the “winter heat wave” they were enduring. I had no problem with it.

My trip lasted some three weeks. I arrived back on the Island last Saturday. (more…)