07/06/18 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO

COURTESY PHOTO

When I began my career in journalism as a sportswriter, I’d often engage in the same conversation with people. When someone heard I covered sports, they would excitedly inquire whether I covered the Jets or Yankees or some other professional team in New York.

It seemed like everyone’s initial assumption was that my life was spent hanging out with professional athletes, traveling the country and smoking cigars with A-Rod on a yacht. (more…)

06/03/18 11:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

COURTESY PHOTO | Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone at a recent press conference

A push for more intense development of Suffolk County is under way. (more…)

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03/09/18 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

For generations, the classified pages of the Reporter has been the go-to source for people on Shelter Island in search of a new job, an upcoming yard sale or a used car.

The classifieds section has provided a platform for people to both buy and sell goods and services and has been an integral part of the newspaper. (more…)

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04/10/17 4:30pm
REPORTER PHOTO A selection from the 16 editorial awards the New York Press Association honored the Reporter with this past weekend.

REPORTER PHOTO A selection from the 16 editorial awards that the New York Press Association honored the Reporter with this past weekend.

Your hometown paper brought home 16 awards for editorial excellence from the New York Press Association’s (NYPA) spring convention, held April 7 to 9 in Saratoga Springs. (more…)