The Long Island Railroad parking lots near the North Ferry dock in Greenport are free to use and do not feature any time restrictions.
But that could soon change under a proposal Greenport Village Trustees have approved and sent to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority for consideration. READ
A New York state comptroller’s report has designated the tiny New Suffolk School as “susceptible to financial stress” based on a lack of reserves. READ
You’d be forgiven for thinking you’d walked into an Apple store when entering Riverhead’s medical marijuana dispensary, which opens this morning.
What’s one thing Southold Town desperately needs? According to Town Supervisor Scott Russell, it’s more affordable housing. READ
Phil Reed, the longtime coach of the Southold boys basketball program, was more than just a team leader, his former players said. He was a mentor, a father figure and a man who made every student athlete feel like an equal. READ
UPDATE, SATURDAY 5:45 P.M.: The National Weather Service said snowfall total is predicted to hit 24 to 28 inches on Long Island, with 20 to 25 inches landing on the North and South Forks. The blizzard warning remains in effect until 7 a.m. Sunday.
This winter season’s first nor’easter could bring blizzard conditions — heavy snow, strong gusts of wind and limited visibility — on Saturday, according to the latest weather forecasts from the National Weather Service.
But as for the snow totals themselves? You can most likely breathe a sigh of relief. READ
The merger of Peconic Bay Medical Center and the newly rebranded Northwell Health won’t mean the local hospital will play second fiddle to the bigger health system, said Northwell president and CEO Michael Dowling.
Instead, it’s bringing the hospitals together as one “family.”
A Cutchogue man has been charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated after he was caught driving drunk while speeding in Riverhead Friday, according to state police. READ
The Railroad Museum of Long Island simply wouldn’t be as vibrant as it is today had Don Fisher never come along.