This beautiful image of an eastern song sparrow in the trees on the side of St. Mary’s Road, silhouetted against the morning moon, was made by Reporter staff photographer Beverlea Walz.
Bev said, “My feeders are filled with these sparrows, along with many other birds who come for seed and fresh water daily.”
The Town Board Tuesday announced dates for its hearings on a proposed 2017 budget with an eye to adopting a spending plan by the end of October. (more…)
Residents on St. Mary’s Road came before the Town Board to say they were living with a dangerous situation that could turn tragic because of cars and trucks speeding through their neighborhood (more…)
As co-chair with Hoot Sherman of the Shelter Island’s Community Housing Board, Mary-Faith Westervelt is a veteran of the housing wars.
She was already on the front lines when the Community Housing Law was passed by the Town Board in June 2008 and has seen it through several amendments over the years.
“We’ve tried many things,” Ms. Westervelt said. “The result is always the same.” (more…)