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09/22/15 4:30pm
LOUISE O’REGAN CLARK PHOTO A wheel purchased at a yard sale by Keith Clark (left), Richard Surozenski (second from right) and Steve Lenox (right). Alfred Kilb Jr. (second from left) will help hang it in the Smith-Taylor Cabin after its restoration.

LOUISE O’REGAN CLARK PHOTO A wheel purchased at a yard sale by Keith Clark (left), Richard Surozenski (second from right) and Steve Lenox (right). Alfred Kilb Jr. (second from left) will help hang it in the Smith-Taylor Cabin after its restoration.

It’s a labor of love for three Island men, remembering their fathers’ heritage of hard work, sense of community and spirit, by taking on those responsibilities themselves.

The three men — Keith Clark, Richard Surozenski and Steve Lenox — are recreating something that was lost, an old chandelier in the shape of an old ship’s wheel and will give it to the Smith-Taylor Cabin at Taylor’s Island. The gift will continue the ongoing restoration of the cabin, but will also memorialize their fathers who inspired and guided them to adulthood. (more…)

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01/09/15 10:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO New man at the top as Andy Reeve takes over as chairman of the Shelter Island Board of Fire Commissioners.

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New man at the top Andy Reeve takes over as chairman of the Shelter Island Board of Fire Commissioners.

According to tradtion, Andy Reeve took over as chairman of the Shelter Island Board of Fire Commissioners Tuesday night, replacing Keith Clark. The chairman’s job generally rotates among commission members after a single year. (more…)