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11/08/19 4:30pm

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO Island scallopers heading out from Congdon Creek at sunrise.

Scallops — or the lack of them — were on the minds of attendees at the Nov. 6 Town Board work session. (more…)

Featured Story
03/01/19 8:00am


Willful act?
To the Editor:
I regret writing a third letter regarding the Village of Dering Harbor’s scorched-earth quest to ban property maintenance including lawn mowing Saturdays and Sundays May 1 through Columbus Day, including holidays, hidden behind a “Construction Law” amendment. (more…)

02/17/19 3:00pm


Two former town councilmen have weighed in on the Town Board’s efforts to confront a crisis. Ed Brown, in an appearance before the Town Board two weeks ago, and Peter Reich, in a letter to the editor this week, are questioning the plans to upgrade the Island’s septic systems to state-of-the art, nitrogen-reducing structures.