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10/31/14 10:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The Center Post Office.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
The Center Post Office.

Unacceptable
To the Editor:
I was so upset over the editorial (“How to lose friends and alienate voters,” October 16), I forced myself to wait awhile before writing. (more…)

05/12/14 4:30pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tom Charls changes batteries in Gert Bourne’s smoke detector so she won’t have to climb the ladder.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Tom Charls changes batteries in Gert Bourne’s smoke detector so she won’t have to climb the ladder.

“We’re sort of the volunteer eyes and ears of the senior community.”

That’s how Ron Lucas describes the Shelter Island’s Senior Citizens Activity Council he chairs.

Working with a team of 13 other volunteers, he’s spreading the word to more seniors about services available to them so they can continue to live independent lives. (more…)