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07/22/15 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO There’s no information yet on which of North Ferry’s boats was involved in a collision with a sailboat Friday night in waters off Greenport.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
There’s no information yet on which of North Ferry’s boats was involved in a collision with a sailboat Friday night in waters off Greenport.

United States Coast Guard and North Ferry officials are investigating a minor collision between a North Ferry vessel and a sailboat that occurred on Friday, July 17, about 8:35 p.m. in waters off Greenport. (more…)

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07/21/15 12:00pm
CAITLIN PANARELLA PHOTO Traffic Control Officer Brian Marzo on the job last week.

CAITLIN PANARELLA PHOTO
Traffic Control Officer Brian Marzo on the job last week.

The peace and serenity of Shelter Island is something many residents take for granted, but it’s people like Brian Marzo who are working hard this summer to maintain those qualities.

With a police radio crackling and a windy day finding its way into a Shelter Island police cruiser, the new Traffic Control Officer (TCO) took the Reporter on a brief ride-along one day last week as he made his daily tour of Island streets and roads. (more…)

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07/07/15 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO Retiring and ready to hit the road are North Ferry Captain Herb Sherman and his wife Judy, also just retired as a registered nurse manager at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Retiring and ready to hit the road are North Ferry Captain Herb Sherman and his wife Judy, also just retired as a registered nurse manager at San Simeon by the Sound in Greenport.

Retiring pair Herb and Judy Sherman are ready to hit the road in their RV after both retired — he as a captain for North Ferry and she as a registered nurse manager at the San Simeon Day Care Program. (more…)

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07/03/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The remains of the Artemus Ward boathouse that was destroyed by amateur fireworks in July 1995.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
The remains of the Artemus Ward boathouse that was destroyed by amateur fireworks in July 1995.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The Equal Employment Opportunities Commission was established. (more…)