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06/07/17 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO

The political season is up and running on Shelter Island, with Democratic and Republican committees announcing some newcomers for the November ballot. (more…)

03/22/17 2:00pm
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Heather and Pete performing in concert on a recent Friday night at the American Legion.

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO | Heather and Pete performing in concert on a recent Friday night at the American Legion.

Musicians Heather and Pete will perform live on Friday, March 24 at the American Legion Hall on Shelter Island. The music begins at 7 p.m. and runs until 9 p.m. on the lower level of the Legion Hall. Admission is free and bar and food service will be available. (more…)

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01/06/17 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

Other people’s money
To the Editor:
Mr. James Luke makes a point in his letter re: rising Shelter Island taxes (“Captive,” December 22). The school taxes are up 6.2 percent with a declining student population. The Board of Education has some tough challenges there and I wish them luck. (more…)

11/06/16 3:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Senior Center Director Laurie Fanelli has noted that there is a an "election stress disorder" that is plaguing some senior citizens.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Shelter Island Senior Center Director Laurie Fanelli has noted that there is a an “election stress disorder” that is plaguing some senior citizens.

By now we are all used to the animosity that’s been part of the primary debates and the presidential candidate debates. Everyone appears to be as nasty as possible.

And this negativity can cause great stress among voters, particularly seniors.

Many are calling it “election stress disorder.” (more…)