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05/08/15 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Bill Banks, who celebrates 20 years as head of the town Building Department, posed for this picture as part of a profile in 2012.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Bill Banks, who celebrates 20 years as head of the town Building Department, posed for this picture as part of a profile in 2012.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Pianist Vladimir Horowitz returned to the stage after a 12-year absence, performing at Carnegie Hall in New York City.  (more…)

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04/03/15 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Readers weigh in on the ongoing fireworks issue.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Readers weigh in on the ongoing fireworks issue.

Full support
To the Editor:
The Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce applauds the efforts of Kelly and Brett Surerus, James Richardson and Carla Cadzin to promote and raise funds to ensure that the annual fireworks display continues.

Indeed, the fireworks show is an important event and tradition here and across the country, bringing together families and friends to celebrate and honor our heritage. (more…)