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02/10/17 4:42am
CLIFF CLARK PHOTO

CLIFF CLARK PHOTO Smiles from the storm.

Cliff Clark snapped this shot yesterday from New York Avenue of the second “green” of the Shelter Island Country Club’s golf course.

It gave us a smile, but is also a reminder to all sledders and skiers enjoying the beauty of a snow-bound Goat Hill, to please stay off the greens for their protection when having winter fun.

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10/04/15 8:37am
JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO A tree down off New York Avenue Saturday.

JO ANN KIRKLAND PHOTO A tree down off New York Avenue Saturday.

The Island is covered with leaves, twigs, branches and in some places much larger spoils from the strong winds blowing through over the last three days.

The National Weather Service is calling for some drizzle and light rain for the rest of the day, with a high near 60. Winds will be steady at 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph, the NWS has forecasted.

Tonight the winds should decrease slightly.

 

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10/02/15 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

Why ban the bags?
To the Editor:
The Reporter’s September 24 editorial, “Ban the bags,” should remind us of the need to revisit this issue as it applies to Shelter Island. Before considering the pros and cons, just think of the volume of products sold at BJ’s and Costco, all of which are carried away without the use of any bag provided by the business. And what has happened? No meltdown that’s for sure. (more…)