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12/21/16 12:00pm
JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO

JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO

In response to complaints from residents about an apparent increase in deer and related damage and disease, the Board of Trustees of the Village of Dering Harbor is weighing options for reducing the local deer herd, including regulated shotgun hunting. (more…)

07/25/16 12:00pm

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Casey Stengel was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.

Bob Dylan was injured when he crashed his 1964 Triumph T100 motorcycle on a road in Woodstock, New York, and the accident would keep him out of the limelight for a full year.

Country singer Martina McBride was born in Sharon, Kansas.

The Beatles “Yesterday & Today” album moved to number one on the music charts in the United States and stayed there for five consecutive weeks.

Another British import, The Troggs, were attracting attention among U.S. music lovers with their release of “Wild Thing.”

And on Shelter Island … (more…)

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06/19/15 3:49pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police Department has called off a search of a man who fled from a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police Department has called off a search of a man who fled from a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.

The Shelter Island Police Department has identified the man who ran from a police stop and is still at large as Amilcar DeJesus-Cano, 31, who lives in the Greenport area. (more…)

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06/19/15 11:56am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police has called off a search of a man who fled from a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Shelter Island Police has called off a search of a man who fled from a traffic stop on Wednesday morning.

A man stopped by police on Wednesday morning fled and is still at large.

According to Shelter Island Police Chief Jim Read, the man was stopped while driving a truck into the Recycling Center for carrying an uncovered load of debris, some of which was flying out of the back of the vehicle. (more…)