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07/25/15 9:38pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The vintage  Stearman training aircraft being righted by a crane at Kleanwicus Airfield.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO The vintage Stearman training aircraft being righted by a crane at Kleanwicus Airfield.

The pilot who flipped the vintage World War II-era plane completely upside down after landing at Klenawicus Airfield Saturday morning has been identified as Robert Fritts, 88, of Manorville, according to the Shelter Island Police Department. (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 In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty.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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07/10/15 12:16pm
DON BINDLER PHOTO An injured osprey readied for transport after a car struck a pole Thursday morning knocking down its nest.

DON BINDLER PHOTO An injured osprey readied for transport after a car struck a pole Thursday morning knocking down its nest.

A vehicle driving on Ram Island Drive yesterday morning struck a pole holding an osprey’s nest  on top, killing one young bird and injuring another . (more…)