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12/21/18 10:00am

JULIE LANE PHOTO
Arthur Bloom outlined for the Town Board at the Tuesday work session reasons for expanding town code language on the responsibilities of the fire marshal and code enforcement officer.

The Christmas gift the Town Board was hoping would arrive early came Tuesday. The New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation decided the town will receive a grant of $113,370 to complete the bathroom project at Crescent Beach. (more…)

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09/28/18 2:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO

REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Without loopholes
To the Editor:
Thank you Kathleen DeRose and Bob Fredericks for your letter to the Reporter on the lack of law enforcement that affects us all on Shelter Island (“Enforce the Law,” September 20). (more…)

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07/19/18 4:30pm
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO Vincent Novak asking the Town Board Tuesday to discuss his proposal to sell his property to the town in public rather than private.

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO
Vincent Novak asking the Town Board Tuesday to discuss his proposal to sell his property to the town in public rather than private.

The Town Board changed the lead item on its Tuesday work session agenda concerning a land preservation proposal two hours before the one o’clock meeting. The board moved the discussion from a public airing of the matter to an executive, or private, session. (more…)