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A 4-poster in use on Martha’s Vineyard back in 2004 when Shelter Island was first considering what to do about fighting its deer and tick problems.
50 Years Ago
Goldfinger, the latest in the James Bond series, debuted in movie houses
Bewitched starring Elizabeth Montgomery broadcast its first show on ABC
Fiddler on the Roof opened at the Imperial Theatre on Broadway
Country singer Trisha Yearwood was born
Irish dramatist Sean O’Casey died at age 84
And on Shelter Island … (more…)
Linda W. Strahm of Shelter Island died at home on September 16, 2014. She was 70 years old.
The Liturgy of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, September 20 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of the Isle Roman Catholic church by Father Peter DeSanctis.
Interment will follow at Our Lady of the Isle Cemetery.
A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Reporter
COURTESY PHOTO | The town purchased three acres along Ram Island Causeway, using Community Preservation funds.
The town closed on a purchase of three acres of waterfront property on both sides of Ram Island Causeway last week, using money from the Community Preservation Fund. (more…)
REPORTER FILE PHOTO | The Shelter Island Board of Fire Commissioners discussed the 2015 budget Tuesday evening.
At a meeting of the Shelter Island Board of Fire Commissioners Tuesday evening, the board discussed a proposed tax levy of $818,804, according to Fire District Treasurer Amber Williams. (more…)
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | Deer & Tick Committee Chairman Mike Scheibel, left, and Police Chief Jim Read at a special hunters meeting Tuesday night.
Hunters packed the meeting room at Town Hall Tuesday night at the invitation of the Deer & Tick Committee.
About 30 men were present and were asked to present ideas on how to improve the town’s deer management program. (more…)