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07/27/15 10:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Shelter Island’s two young paramedics are prepared to help you should you need medical assistance. But their main message is they need you to join the ambulance crew here, whether it’s as a paramedic, EMT, driver or helper.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO
Shelter Island’s two young paramedics, Sean Brewer and Jessica Killoran Carr, are prepared to help you should you need medical assistance. But their main message is they need you to join the ambulance crew here, whether it’s as a paramedic, EMT, driver or helper.

The first thing Jessica Killoran Carr and Sean Brewer want you to know is that this story isn’t about them.
It’s about, they said, the community they serve as paramedics and the Shelter Island Ambulance Foundation that supported their training.

Ms. Killoran Carr and Mr. Brewer spoke about their love for the work they do and hope they can encourage others to get involved with the Shelter Island Emergency Medical Services — if not as trained paramedics or emergency medical technicians, then as ambulance drivers or helpers. (more…)

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07/16/15 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Those named in arrest reports or receiving  police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty.

Patrick F. Cancroft, 47, of Northport was stopped by police on Tuesday, July 7 at about 4:15 p.m. on Chase Avenue for failure to signal. He was subsequently charged with driving while ability impaired. Mr. Cancroft was released on station house bail of $100 and scheduled to return to Shelter Island Justice Court at a later date. (more…)

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06/18/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police Department has a program in place to enure safe boating this summer.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police Department has a program in place to enure safe boating this summer.

Those named in arrest reports or receiving  police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty. (more…)