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04/28/17 4:30pm
CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO An image of Shelter Island in steel takes shape in Hap Bowditch’s studio.

CHARITY ROBEY PHOTO An image of Shelter Island in steel takes shape in Hap Bowditch’s studio.

When Shelter Island became a town in 1730, George Washington was not yet born, and two of the 20 town fathers were named Bowditch.

“They’re here,” Harry Dawson Bowditch said. “My ancestors follow me around.” (more…)

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A final wish
To the Editor:
I wish to thank all of my friends, customers, co-workers and neighbors for making me a part of their families and lives. I shall miss each and every one of you and wish all the very best of health, prosperity and happiness.

CLARISSA WILLIAMS
Shelter Island

Editor’s Note: The much-loved Ms. Williams died February 17. (more…)