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07/06/16 4:30pm
JULIE LANE PHOTO The Plum Island Lighthouse remains in poor condition with no money forthcoming for restoration.

JULIE LANE PHOTO The Plum Island Lighthouse remains in poor condition with no money forthcoming for restoration.

A report released last week by the Department of Homeland Security outlining alternatives to selling Plum Island to the highest bidder has come under criticism from environmental groups. (more…)

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BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO New Chief Greg Sulahian at the Center Firehouse, leaning against the first truck he was assigned to when he joined the department.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | New Chief Greg Sulahian at the Center Firehouse, leaning against the first truck he was assigned to when he joined the department.

Greg Sulahian may have started his firefighting career on Shelter Island in 1984, but his true baptism of fire came as one of 6,000 volunteers who fought the legendary “Steamboat Fire” in August 1990 at California’s Yosemite National Park. (more…)