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Life is ever changing. And the Island is changing — in some ways for the better, but in other ways, long-time residents would be quick to say, for the worse.
Ride along Route 114 heading south from North Ferry, and while the initial impression is positive, as you head up past Piccozzi’s gas station and continue south, it’s not long before you encounter views that Supervisor Gary Gerth and his predecessor, Jim Dougherty, have characterized as less than appealing. Mr. Dougherty, when he was in office, said the main thoroughfare of the Island had become “an eyesore.” (more…)
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The gallery at the Shelter Island Library features new works of art by Island artists every two months. The Beach Art exhibit by Rendlaw is on display through March.
As America continues to struggle with the opioid epidemic, Suffolk County has taken a major step to cope with the crisis more effectively — and closer to home. (more…)
HBO night filming
To the Editor:
While movie making and movie stars may seem glamorous, the reality is rather different.
As a person who has worked in the film industry for 25-plus years, I’d like to give you all a little information regarding the proposed HBO project. (more…)
MARTIN BURKE PHOTO First light Monday at the original South Ferry landing.
The start of the work week will be a chilly and sunny day on Shelter Island, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). (more…)