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01/31/18 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO PSEG provided this chart reflecting what it calls “flat” average customer bills over a 10-year period.

COURTESY PHOTO PSEG provided this chart reflecting what it calls “flat” average customer bills over a 10-year period.

As state legislators from the area try to change requirements for assessing Long Island Power Authority/PSEG rate hike requests, a PSEG spokesman said rates here on average are less than they are in many areas of the country. (more…)

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01/05/18 7:30am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Islanders are preparing to dig out from Thursday's blizzard

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Islanders are preparing to dig out from Thursday’s blizzard

Shelter Island Highway Department crews took a break in the wee hours after battling the blizzard all day Thursday. But then were back out at 4:30 a.m. “attacking drifting snow,” Highway Superintendent Jay Card Jr. said early this morning. (more…)

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01/04/18 11:47am
JULIE LANE PHOTO Police Chief Jim Read, who is Shelter Island's emergency Management  Coordinator.

JULIE LANE PHOTO Police Chief Jim Read, who is Shelter Island’s Emergency Management Coordinator.

As of 11 a.m. PSEG was reporting five outages on the Island due to the storm, but the power company didn’t give locations. (more…)