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08/12/19 4:30pm

GRAHAM MOORE PHOTO
Shelter Island Fire Department volunteers preparing to enter the front door of 13 Brander Parkway Aug. 8, training for an actual emergency.

Neighbors gathered around the house and stared as smoke billowed from 13 Brander Parkway Thursday afternoon.

Members of the Shelter Island Fire Department, in full fire-fighting gear, were breaking the windows and preparing to storm through the front door.
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06/19/17 11:59am
JULIE LANE PHOTO At back-to-back seminars last week, David Brignati of Newport Ventures outlined new New York State building codes intended to save energy.

JULIE LANE PHOTO During morning and afternoon seminars at the library last week, architect David Brignati outlined new New York State building codes intended to save energy.

New state regulations on energy conservation, in effect since October 2016, are causing consternation for architects and contractors and concerns for building department officials charged with enforcement. (more…)