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01/09/19 2:00pm

COURTESY OF THE SHELTER ISLAND BUILDING DEPARTMENT Photo taken in November 2018 of the entrance to an unoccupied Ram Island Drive residence.

Just before Thanksgiving, the town’s Building Department sent a message to Dominic Barbara and his family about their residence: Either you fix it, or we’ll fix it. (more…)

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09/24/14 12:30pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty suggested Tuesday that legislation might be needed to curb the  number of large parties at individual residences.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Supervisor Jim Dougherty suggested Tuesday that legislation might be needed to curb the number of large parties at individual residences.

At Tuesday’s Town Board work session, Supervisor Jim Dougherty suggested a new law be put on the books requiring homeowners to come before the board for a permit if they have more than one large event a year, such as a wedding. (more…)