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Daily Update: Léon 1909 restaurant opens, Get to know Karen Springer

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Here are the headlines for Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2022.


Island restaurant makes its debut — Léon 1909 features European cuisine

Karen Springer, a businesswoman, wife, mother, activist and brand-new citizen, is home on Shelter Island

Shelter Island Reporter obituary: Roy Slade

Shelter Island Reporter obituary: David F. Klenawicus

Charity’s Column: How to enjoy Shelter Island responsibly


My favorite things: Miriam Foster & Grayson Murphy

North Fork Dream Home: Enjoy the rest of summer with your very own waterslide and resort-style backyard


Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high temperature around 89 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. A heat advisory is in effect through 8 p.m. with the heat index expected to rise as high as 97 degrees. There’s a chance for showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. and the low tonight will be around 73.