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03/27/15 2:00pm

 

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

REPORTER FILE PHOTO|

South Ferry notice
To the Editor:
As of today and through the end of April you’ll notice numerous construction vehicles blocking regular access on the eastern lane of Route 114 by our North Haven slips. These vehicles are part of Verizon’s efforts to relocate an existing communications cable in anticipation of Suffolk County’s planned dredging of the area immediately around our slips next winter. (more…)

02/20/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Residents checking out artifacts at the Shelter Island Athletic Hall Fame induction ceremonies in June last year.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Residents checking out artifacts at the Shelter Island Athletic Hall Fame induction ceremonies in June last year.

Hall of Fame
It was announced recently that a new crop of athletes will be inducted into the Shelter Island School Athletic Hall of Fame.

Nine individuals and one team will be honored in May during induction ceremonies. Last spring’s ceremony for Hall inductees was one of the more entertaining and moving community events the Reporter has covered.
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01/27/15 4:10pm

 

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO| Freshly plowed North Brander Parkway.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO| Freshly plowed North Brander Parkway.

As the fierce storm wound down and lost steam around 3 p.m. after blowing through the Island for more than 24 hours, Shelter Island Highway Department crews were on the roads and streets of the Island putting down a sand/salt mix, Superintendent Jay Card Jr. said. (more…)

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01/27/15 9:05am

| Snowed in. Ice crystals forming on a Silver Beach window.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Snowed in. Ice cyrstals forming on a Silver Beach kitchen window.

With snow falling at a rate of four inches an hour, road crews for the Shelter Island Highway Department fought a fast-striking and cagey opponent last night. (more…)