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03/25/16 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | The public meeting room of Town Hall, originally built by mortician Ambrose Havey as a ‘viewing room.’

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS | The public meeting room of Town Hall, originally built by mortician Ambrose Havey as a ‘viewing room.’

Shelter Island’s Town Hall was once a funeral parlor.

Provide your own punch line. (more…)

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07/17/15 12:00pm
CAROL McMANUS NORTHCUTT

CAROL McMANUS NORTHCUTT

Carol McManus Northcutt
Carol McManus Northcutt was born on December 22, 1938, on Shelter Island and died on July 2, 2015 surrounded by family, friends and nursing staff at the Scott & White Continuing Care Hospital in Temple, Texas.

Carol graduated from Shelter Island High School in 1957. She graduated from Southampton School of Nursing in 1960 and worked for 20 years in both med/surgery nursing as well as psychiatry. (more…)

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04/16/15 4:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO A view of the Westmoreland Farm that then Open Space Committee Chairman Jim Dougherty wanted to preserve.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
A view of the Westmoreland Farm that then Open Space Committee Chairman Jim Dougherty wanted to preserve.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The first Students for a Democratic Society march against the Vietnam war brought 25,000 protestors to Washington, D.C. (more…)