01/20/17 2:00pm


Donald Trump, who has been sworn in as president of the United States today, considers the four years he spent at the New York Military Academy (NYMA) pivotal in his life — as does an East End-based doctor who also is a graduate.

Not only did Dr. Allen L. Fein, a clinical assistant professor at Stony Brook University School of Medicine and a specialist as a family physician, go to NYMA, but so did his two older brothers. And his brother, Jared Fein, was in the same graduating class as Mr. Trump. (more…)

01/09/14 3:00pm

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | In 2004, when Islanders were required to assure their correspondents addressed them at Post Office boxes, not street addresses, there were reports of difficulties getting mail. Throughout 2013, the Reporter has documented ongoing problems with residents’ difficulties in getting mail because of ZIP code problems.

Town Board changes meeting date

It was in January 1964 that the Shelter Island Town Board moved its regular monthly meeting date from Tuesday to Friday. The reasoning at the time was that many Islanders are here only on weekends and would be able to attend meeting then. The time of the meetings was set for 8 p.m. (more…)