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01/20/17 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Letter writers continue to debate short-term rentals, many of which are booked over the internet.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO Letter writers continue to debate short-term rentals, many of which are booked over the internet.

Room for all
To the Editor:
Heather Reylek (“Your Letters,” January 5) references 172 listings available on airbnb. This is misleading. (more…)

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01/16/17 10:00am
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Shelter Island Country Club's clubhouse at Goat Hill.

JULIE LANE PHOTO
The Shelter Island Country Club’s clubhouse at Goat Hill.

The Shelter Island Country Club (SICC) announced Sunday a new restaurant is slated for the Goat Hill clubhouse. (more…)

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01/06/17 2:00pm
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Other people’s money
To the Editor:
Mr. James Luke makes a point in his letter re: rising Shelter Island taxes (“Captive,” December 22). The school taxes are up 6.2 percent with a declining student population. The Board of Education has some tough challenges there and I wish them luck. (more…)

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12/23/16 10:00am
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REPORTER FILE PHOTO

 

How’s he doing?
To the Editor:
The December 1 and December 15 issues of the Reporter have contained letters from Supervisor Dougherty regarding his stewardship and focus for town finances. He is proud to say that his focus is “ticks, taxes and the aquifer.” (more…)

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12/13/16 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Country Club will be looking for a new restaurant at Goat Hill.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Country Club will be looking for a new restaurant at Goat Hill.

The Shelter Island Country Club’s financial picture is about as bleak as it was last year. And once again, another honeymoon with a restaurateur has ended in a split. Endless Summer Grille operator Peter Ambrose won’t be back at Goat Hill next year. (more…)