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08/18/15 2:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A Shelter Island Police Department boat under way four.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | A Shelter Island Police Department boat under way.

Shelter Island Bay Constable Peter Vielbig assisted two men Sunday afternoon who were chest deep in water on the Island’s shore of Peconic Bay.

One of the men was Chris Cuomo, a CNN anchor and brother of Governor Andrew Cuomo. (more…)

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05/26/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

Support our troops
To the Editor:
Throughout the year, members of the Shelter Island American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary send out thank you letters and care packages to our active duty service members. We are in the process of updating our mailing list and would like to include anyone who is from Shelter Island, or who has family living on Shelter Island. (more…)

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05/12/15 2:00pm

 

COURTESY PHOTO | New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

COURTESY PHOTO | New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.

A high profile $211 million local business and tourism advertising campaign championed by Governor Andrew Cuomo lacks the performance measures needed to determine if the spending has been a wise decision, according to an audit released by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. (more…)

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05/06/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty has joined other local Long Island officials pressing the governor for state money for infrastructure repairs.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty has joined other local Long Island officials pressing the governor for state money for infrastructure repairs.

Elected leaders from across Suffolk are demanding more state funding to help repair roads severely damaged during a cold and snowy winter. (more…)