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05/02/18 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

The town expects to ink a deal with SBA Communications for that Florida-based cell tower company to purchase the cell tower at the Recycling Center for $2.2 million. (more…)

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07/18/17 2:27pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Green scum on the shores of Fresh Pond on Monday.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Green scum on the shores of Fresh Pond on Monday.

When Native Americans lived on the shores of Fresh Pond thousands of years ago, they dumped discarded scallop shells in the water.

Before the Shelter Island landfill opened in 1950s, Fresh Pond was the most popular dump site on the Island with everything from refrigerators to car batteries tossed into the drink. (more…)