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12/07/19 3:00pm

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Children reading ebooks outside the library last summer.

It may appear to be a David vs. Goliath battle, but Shelter Island Library Director Terry Lucas won approval from her Board of Trustees to take on Macmillan Publishing over a new policy that limits access to the behemoth publisher’s electronic version of its new releases. (more…)

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12/06/19 8:04am

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Town Engineer John Cronin received word Wednesday from the Suffolk County Department of Health Services that his proposed remedy to end nitrate contamination of drinking water at Shelter Island Presbyterian Church has been accepted. (more…)

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12/04/19 4:30pm

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With its new family leave policy in place, Town Board members Tuesday discussed issues that must be addressed before they become concerns by employees. These include taking time off for personal reasons that cover pregnancy, paternity leave and family illnesses. (more…)

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12/04/19 12:00pm

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Shelter Island Town Hall

Two residents Tuesday raised issues with Town Board members about the handling of the Medical Center deal with Stony Brook. (more…)

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12/03/19 10:00am

JULIE LANE   The town-owned Medical Center.

Shelter Island Town and Stony Brook University Hospital officials have signed a five-year lease agreement that takes effect Jan. 1, 2020, when the Winthrop Hospital agreement with Dr. Peter Kelt ends. (more…)