07/28/18 8:00am

FreedomofThePress

It was an unprecedented incident in Suffolk County history when two journalists were ejected from a political rally. It happened last month at a public event for Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) whose district includes Shelter Island. (more…)

04/08/17 11:00am
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The Town of Shelter Island: C-minus. The Village of Dering Harbor: A-plus.

Those are the scores of the town and village in the extraordinary investigation conducted by the Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) on compliance with the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) by 195 Long Island governments and agencies. (more…)

04/02/17 8:00am
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COURTESY PHOTO A Long Island journalism society has rated agencies and municipalities on open government compliance.

The Press Club of Long Island (PCLI) has conducted an unprecedented investigation into compliance by 195 governments and government agencies on Long Island with the New York State Freedom of Information Law (FOIL). (more…)