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07/05/18 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

What a number of Island real estate professionals called “shocking” was news that the Community Preservation Fund (CPF) numbers — a good indicator of sales — for the first five months of 2018 were down by 41.3 percent from the same time last year, while numbers for the CPF on most of the East End are increasing. (more…)

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04/20/18 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Janalyn Travis-Messer and Nushka in her Heights office.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO
Janalyn Travis-Messer and Nushka in her Heights office.

Janalyn Travis-Messer’s office is full of activity. She’s in the middle of building a house on the Island and as she bustles around her office/exhibition space for local artists, she’s keeping one eye on Nushka, her new, not quite perfectly house-trained puppy.

A guy wearing crusty work boots sticks his head in to say that over at the building site for her new house, “The slab is drying.” (more…)

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03/24/18 11:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Meet the candidates
To the Editor:
Tomorrow, Sunday, March 25, the Shelter Island “Sunday Group” is sponsoring a reception to introduce three candidates for the Democratic Party nomination for the House of Representatives in the June 26 primary election.

The candidates are seeking to unseat Republican Congressman Lee Zeldin who strongly supports President Trump’s regressive health, environmental and tax policies. The reception will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. this coming Sunday, at the home of Paulann Sheets, 27 HiLo Drive, HiLo Shores, (631) 749-5805. (more…)