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03/20/15 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Fireworks last July over Crescent Beach. This year, the Chamber of Commerce has announced in a letter to the Reporter, there will be no fireworks display.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Fireworks last July over Crescent Beach. This year, the Chamber of Commerce has announced in a letter to the Reporter, there will be no fireworks display.

Fireworks given a pass
To the Editor:
Sadly, the Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce has decided to cancel its annual fireworks show for this summer. (more…)

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02/25/15 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Town Board at Tuesday's work session. From left, Town Attorney Laury Dowd, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty and Councilman Peter Reich. Not shown, Councilman Ed Brown.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | The Town Board at Tuesday’s work session. From left, Town Attorney Laury Dowd, Councilwoman Chris Lewis, Councilman Paul Shepherd, Supervisor Jim Dougherty and Councilman Peter Reich. Not shown, Councilman Ed Brown.

The Town Board discussed a question that parsed language and took a look back into history at its Tuesday work session.

The issue was defining differences between a private road and a right-of-way. Building Permits Coordinator Mary Wilson described it as being “in the realm of nothing is simple.” (more…)

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02/02/15 2:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | From left, Islanders Peter Kropf and Billy Boeklen about to hit the open man, Tristan Wissemann, in the varsity boys basketball team’s big win at home against Smithtown Christian Friday night.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | From left, Islanders Peter Kropf and Billy Boeklen about to hit the open man, Tristan Wissemann, in the varsity boys basketball team’s big win at home against Smithtown Christian Friday night.

Double your pleasure, double your fun.

The Shelter Island boys varsity basketball team beat the odds, earning hard fought home victories against Smithtown Christian and Stony Brook on back-to-back nights this past weekend. (more…)