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06/22/15 10:00am
PHOTO BY ELLEN K. JAFFE

PHOTO BY ELLEN K. JAFFE

Ellen Jaffe sent us this photo of a rainbow arching over Shelter Island last evening to mark the summer solstice.

Ms. Jaffe, who captured the spectacular image, shooting it from Widow’s Hole at the end of 4th Street in Greenport, said  she had “the good fortune” to witness the beautiful event.

And was kind enough to share it with all of us.

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06/04/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

Not again
To the Editor:
I live on Island View Lane in Greenport and lived through the horror of filth, noise and disruption to myself and family in the failed attempt by Bortech to pull the cable from Shelter Island under the bay to Greenport. What was supposed to be a short project lasted throughout the entire summer, then failed.

I find it most disturbing that those residents on Shelter Island who would benefit from the increased power, don’t want their pristine roads sullied by putting in a substation for their benefit. (more…)

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03/27/15 2:00pm

 

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

South Ferry notice
To the Editor:
As of today and through the end of April you’ll notice numerous construction vehicles blocking regular access on the eastern lane of Route 114 by our North Haven slips. These vehicles are part of Verizon’s efforts to relocate an existing communications cable in anticipation of Suffolk County’s planned dredging of the area immediately around our slips next winter. (more…)