Saturday Dec 14
Orange Confidential: Pine Island residents can comment on cell tower plan
The Pine Island Chamber of Commerce is polling residents to gauge support for AT&T's proposal to erect a 150-foot cellphone tower on the Pine Island Fire District's property in the hamlet's center.
Hope Chest Boutique sale aids church clothing bank
The Hope Chest Boutique, which supports the Clothing Closet clothing bank run by Vision Community Church, will hold its annual Holly & Ivy Super Sale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and also Dec. 14 at the former Pine Island Elementary School, 20 Schoolhouse Road, Pine Island.
Fire district extends public comment on 150-foot cell tower proposal
The Pine Island Fire District commissioners adjourned a controversial vote Thursday night on a proposed 150-foot cell tower in the hamlet.
Pine Island residents ask to table vote on cell tower
Residents of Pine Island who turned out at Wednesday night's public hearing overwhelmingly asked their fire commissioners to table a vote scheduled for Thursday on whether to proceed with a controversial 150-foot cell tower.
Pine Island cell tower plan irks some locals
The 150-foot-tall cell tower - "the size of the Statue of Liberty, from heel to torch," as Newport Bridge Road resident Dara Ellen Breitkopf put it - was proposed by AT&T for property owned by the Pine Island Fire District, between the new firehouse and the Bank of America on County Route 1. The Pine Island Fire District will hold a public hearing ... (more)