This award-winning piece by Carrie Miller tackles the state of immigration reform and how it affects North Fork farmers. Ms. Miller — who was named the 2013 Rookie Reporter of the Year by the New York Press Association — reveals issues faced by both farmers and migrant workers, and the associated implications on an affordable local food supply and a region dependent on growing agricultural tourism.
More than 75 years after it struck the East End, the “Long Island Express” is still remembered as the worst hurricane in Long Island history. This package of stories that debuted on the anniversary of the monster 1938 storm won a first place award for In-Depth Reporting from the New York Press Association.
It takes a Long Island Railroad train two hours and 50 minutes to travel from the Greenport station to New York City. This article examines the stories of those who make the longest commute on the North Fork, and why they continue to take on the grueling journey.
Former East Marion resident Phyllis L. Mack, of Florida died April 22. She was 89. (more…)
A Cutchogue woman told police last week that someone had been helping her chickens fly the coop.
The woman said seven of her chickens have gone missing in recent days, and noted that she saw a woman steal the last chicken and run away to a house on New Suffolk Road, according to a police report. (more…)
Here is the Suffolk Times Service Directory for April 24, 2014. If you are interested in placing an ad, please call Karen, 631-354-8029 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Suffolk Times Service Directory: April 24, 2014
Here are the classifieds for April 24, 2014. If you are interested in placing an ad, please call Karen, 631-354-8029 or email email@example.com.
Times Review classifieds: April 24, 2014
Carolie E. Jenner of Greenport died April 23. She was 52.
Arrangements were handled by Horton-Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. All services were private.
A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of The Suffolk Times.
Elsie M. Jones of Mattituck, died April 23. She was 87.
The family will receive visitors Friday, April 25 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck. The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 24 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck. Interment will take place at Sacred Heart R.C. Cemetery in Cutchogue.
A complete obituary will follow.
Mattituck grad Erica Bundrick. (Credit: Saint Michael’s College)
Erica Bundrick, a sophomore from Mattituck, is one of six Saint Michael’s College (Vt.) players who have landed All-Northeast 10 Conference honors. Bundrick was an all-conference choice and an all-rookie pick in 2012-13.
This year Bundrick and Alexandra Sulkin went 6-3 in league play at third doubles. Bundrick also went 16-19 as the first underclassman to serve as the Purple Knights’ primary No. 1 singles player since 2008.
Built in 2001, this top-of-the-line Southold home features a master suite, large eat-in kitchen, full basement and oversized garage. Tucked away on Harpers Point, the home is near beaches, wineries and the downtown shopping area.
View the listing on northforker.com
A 14-year-old boy drove an ATV through a vineyard in Peconic last Sunday to try to escape police before he was caught on Main Road, police said. (more…)