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01/29/19 12:00pm

NEW YORK STATE POLICE PHOTO Sivestro Mazzella, a suspect in an alleged December burglary and home invasion, has not been released on bail.

A brief on the alleged home invasion and burglary of an Island residence in the January 14 edition of the Reporter said that Silvestro Mazzella, one of three defendants in the case, was released on bail. (more…)

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01/28/19 4:30pm

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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…)

12/31/18 10:00am

There are a couple of old sayings that sum up our feelings when important people in our lives pass away.

The ranks are thinning, you will hear, as well as that the cemeteries are filled with irreplaceable people. (more…)

11/12/18 4:30pm

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The traditional raising of the flag at the 2018 Veterans Day ceremonies Monday in the Center.

Monday morning was chilly and bright, perfect autumn conditions for Veterans Day celebrations in front of American Legion Mitchell Post 281 in the Center. (more…)