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05/21/19 10:00am


Shelter Island’s representatives in the New York State Legislature are split on a bill that would give undocumented immigrants the right to have driver’s licenses.

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01/28/19 4:30pm

Shelter Island Police Officer David McGayhey, left, was named the East End Officer of the Year by the Kiwanis Club of Southampton last week. Presenting the award was Shelter Island Police Department Sergeant Terrence LeGrady.

A 34-year veteran of the Shelter Island Police Department was honored Friday not only with his department’s Officer of the Year award, but with an award for the overall Officer of the Year on the East End. (more…)

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12/26/18 11:00am

COURTESY PHOTOS Congressman Lee Zeldin, left, and Democratic challenger Perry Gershon.

Over the next several days, leading to the New Year, the Reporter will be posting our annual Year In Review series of important stories from 2018.

The campaign for the November 2018 midterm elections started nearly two years ago, with a bunch of potential Democratic candidates and a group of protesters outside the office of incumbent Republican Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley).  (more…)

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11/19/18 10:00am

This photo taken at the height of the tourist season last summer represents the problem that existed as vehicles vied to join the ferry line in Greenport from both Wiggins Street and Third Street.

A study of Greenport’s transportation hub around the ferry, bus stop and train station has outlined several options for re-configuring the area to better accommodate traffic and pedestrian access. One of them would flip Wiggins Street to a one-way street going west instead of east. (more…)