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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…)

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01/19/15 2:00pm

 

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann  on his home floor ahead of the field in Shelter Island's victory over Greenport Saturday.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tristan Wissemann on his home floor ahead of the field in Shelter Island’s victory over Greenport Saturday. He scored a game high 27 points.

The Shelter Island School boys varsity basketball team earned a big 58-49 league victory on their home floor over their rivals from Greenport on Saturday.

Coach Jay Card Jr. felt it was imperative that his team win at least two of the three league games scheduled during the week and his team responded well to the challenge. (more…)