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  1. Permanent relief for Bridge Street, Chamber pitches restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Shelter Island Reporter

    JULIE LANE PHOTO The Town Board at Tuesday's work session discussed a Chamber of Commerce proposal for a permanent restroom In Volunteer Park. A project to build a permanent pubic restroom in Volunteer Park on Bridge Street was presented to the Town Board at its work session Tuesday.

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  2. Starting anew: Part II of a Reporter series on marsh ecosystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Under a reef of cloud sailing slowly east, Dickerson Creek sparkles with May sunlight. The saltwater estuary streams out of the depths toward land, pooling in borders of peat, reeking pleasantly of salt and earth.

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  3. Wein plan would concentrate on culling deer herdRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Shelter Island Reporter

    JULIE LANE PHOTO Marc Wein wants a sharp turnaround in spending by the Deer & Tick Committee to put most money to work culling the herd. Deer & Tick Committee member Marc Wein wants to reshuffle the allocation of money that has 95 percent of the budget paying for 4-poster deployment and servicing.

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  4. Towns to Cuomo: Show us the money for road repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Supervisor Jim Dougherty, chairman of the EESMA, said the organization is requesting the state double the amount it normally gives to each town in order to fix road infrastructure - specifically potholes that have made travel dangerous. In a letter to the governor sent Monday, Mr. Dougherty wrote, "Our roads took a brutal beating this winter and now is the time for the state to provide increased financial support, which we know you have available, to help us maintain our infrastructure, a fundamental function for our local government."

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  5. Thiele optimistic though Island lags on CPF fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Shelter Island is lagging in revenues from the Peconic Bay Community Preservation Fund based on first quarter numbers released by Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. . Nonetheless, the overall revenues for the five East End towns are showing a 3.5 percent increase for the first quarter of 2015 as compared with the same period of 2014.

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  6. Delay will save Shelter Island Fire District dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Shelter Island Reporter

    REPORTER FILE PHOTO Commissioner Larry Lechmanski explains how the district's costs to upgrade communications equipment has dropped sharply thanks to delays. That's the story for Fire Commissioners who learned that problems plaguing the Southold Fire District benefit Shelter Island by slowing down the conversion from low to high band communications.

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  7. Greenport's North Ferry line poses early challengesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Shelter Island Reporter

    JULIE LANE PHOTO Although this picture was taken at the height of the tourist season last year, it represents the problem that already exists many days this year as vehicles vie to get on the North Ferry line, correctly from Wiggins Street and illegally from Third Street in Greenport. North Ferry's regular passengers are familiar with delays occurring prior to the busy tourist season.

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  8. Rare, dangerous tick-borne illness cropping up more in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    A rare and potentially fatal tick-borne illness is becoming increasingly prevalent throughout the Northeast, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Cases of the Neuroinvasive Powassan Virus, or POW, are few and far between but are often serious and becoming more common - both in terms of diagnosis and notoriety.

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  9. Shelter Island Police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Those named in arrest reports or receiving police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty.

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  10. Health column: Take a bite out of lymeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Taking the necessary steps to prevent tick bites when you venture into the great outdoors becomes second nature here when the weather warms up. We all know the drill - wear light clothing, tuck your pants into your socks, conduct full-body checks for ticks after a day in the park, etc.

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  11. Three Island neighbors rescue pilot from crash siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO The three residents of Emerson Lane on the Klenawicus Airstrip Tuesday, where on Monday they ran to rescue pilot Michael Russo who had crashed shortly after takeoff. From left, Rich Surozenski, Patricia Anzalone and Amanda Gutiw.

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  12. Shelter Island Police blotter: Two tickets, two accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Those named in arrest reports or receiving police summonses have not been convicted of a crime. In court, the charges against them may be reduced or withdrawn or the defendants may be found not guilty.

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  13. Lawyers trade charges at Town Board meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    A routine town board meeting on Friday, March 27 took a turn for the dramatic during the discussion of the wetlands application for property at 4-D Peconic Avenue. Patricia Moore of Southold, the lawyer for the owners, accused an opposing attorney of raising "red herrings" to block the request.

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  14. DEC extends bay scallop seasonRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    There's a silver lining to the prolonged winter for local fishermen and seafood lovers: Bay scallop season has been extended an extra month to help area fishermen recoup losses contributed to the brutally cold weather. Drastically low temperatures caused East End water bodies to ice over for more than a month of the regular bay scallop season, preventing fishermen from harvesting in Peconic Bays since early February.

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  15. Suffolk Closeup: Chopper meeting wrap upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    The new East Hampton Town Board has come up with a set of tough regulations to quell the racket and a public hearing held March 12 epitomized the intensity of the issue. Because several hundred people were expected, the board held the meeting in a large space: the auditorium at LTV Studios in Wainscott.

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  16. Joseph Frohnhoefer Jr., founder of Sea Tow, dies at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Joseph Frohnhoefer Jr., the charitable businessman who founded the Southold-based marine assistance company Sea Tow Services International and donated to several causes across the North Fork, died Tuesday. He was 71. Mr. Frohnhoefer was a former Coast Guard captain and a licensed electrician who taught for 20 years at Mattituck High School.

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  17. Shelter Island lags in preservation fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    Shelter Island showed a 29.4 percent decrease for February or revenue of $360,000, compared with $510,000 for the same month in 2014. In Riverhead, the CPF funds were down by 18 percent, bringing in $360,000 in February compared with $440,000 for same month in 2014.

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  18. Reporter Editorials: The Island's bravestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    One example of physical courage is running into a burning building to save the lives of people you don't know. Thankfully, there were no injuries from the spectacular and tragic fire that reduced the First Universalist Church in Southold, an historic structure from the 19th century and a landmark for the town, to scorched boards and insulation, rubble and ashes.

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  19. Shelter Island FD fought Southold church fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    It was an unusual mutual aid call for Shelter Island firefighters late Saturday night when they were pressed into service to join North Fork departments battling a blaze at the historic Southold First Universalist Church that was totally destroyed. Second Assistant Chief Anthony Reiter led the Shelter Island contingent - several firefighters and three vehicles, according to Chief Will Anderson.

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  20. editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Shelter Island Reporter

    We'll hold our fire - for now - about his joining forces with reactionary U.S. Senator Ted Cruz of Texas spouting conspiracy theories about American foreign policy. But we commend him for supporting local educators fighting the Common Core system by introducing legislation and also for standing with opponents of ear-splitting helicopter traffic over the Island.

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