11/15/18 2:00pm

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Brrr! A bracing Turkey Plunge last November.

A round-up of Shelter Island events and activities for the week of November 15, 2018.

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11/15/18 10:00am

COURTESY PHOTO

Shelter Island events and activities for the week of November 15, 2018.

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10/31/18 12:00pm

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Volunteer Park’s new public bathroom is ready for its closeup with a ribbon cutting set for Thursday at 2 p.m.

After literally years of waiting and working through the permit process with the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, a ribbon cutting is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday at the new unisex bathroom installed at Volunteer Park.

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08/30/18 8:00am
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTOS

The Island was jam-packed with fun events last week as the Green Expo, the Seventh Annual Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce Duck Race and the 55th Annual Art Show and Craft Fair all took place over the weekend.

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08/06/18 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Demand  enforcement
To the Editor:
I would like to make three points on the issue of short-term rentals (STR). First, earlier this summer, the Town Board presented a “clarification of language” on the STR law passed last year by a vote of four to one.

This clarification indicated, among other things, penalties for those who did not abide by the law. The audience for this reading and hearing was huge with the great majority for the law passed last year and its enforcement. The problem then, and now, was that there is no enforcement of the law on the books. (more…)