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05/27/15 10:00am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | PSEG officials Bob Parkinson, left and John O’Connell outlining an electrical substation plan for the Island at the Town Board work session Tuesday.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | PSEG officials Bob Parkinson, left and John O’Connell outlining an electrical substation plan for the Island at the Town Board work session Tuesday.

PSEG was selling. But Shelter Island wasn’t buying.

Several power company officials were back on the Island at Tuesday’s Town Board work session renewing, for the third time, a pitch to build an electrical substation off South Ferry Road on the site of the old highway department barn. The property is town-owned and the board would have to vote to sell or lease it to the power company for the project to proceed. (more…)

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04/04/15 3:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Justice Court

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Justice Court

The following is a list of court cases adjudicated at the March 9 session of Shelter Island Justice Court. The reports are compiled from information provided to the Reporter by the Court. Judges Mary-Faith Westervelt and Helen J. Rosenblum were on the bench for this session. (more…)

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03/17/15 2:00pm
TIME REVIEW FILE PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, left, and County Legislator Jay Schniederman are among elected officials pushing for a new convention center.

TIME REVIEW FILE PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone, left, and County Legislator Jay Schneiderman are among elected officials pushing for a new convention center.

Would constructing a large-scale convention center capable of hosting boat shows, concerts and auto shows be a viable means of bolstering the Suffolk County’s economy?

That is the question being posed by county lawmakers who passed a resolution seeking consultants willing to conduct a feasibility study on such a project. (more…)

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03/12/15 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Justice Court

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Shelter Island Justice Court

The following is a list of court cases adjudicated at the February 9 session of Shelter Island Justice Court. The reports are compiled from information provided to the Reporter by the Court. Judges Helen J. Rosenblum and Mary-Faith Westervelt were both on the bench for this session. (more…)

03/08/15 3:00pm
RICHARD LOMUSCIO

RICHARD LOMUSCIO

Many of us older folk are fortunate enough to have grandchildren. I have six — two boys and four girls ranging in age from 10 years to four months. I consider myself lucky because two of them live right here on Shelter Island. (more…)