In 1837, First Universalist Church was built on a sweeping curve along Main Road in Southold, opposite the Civil War memorial. Its trustees had voted two years earlier, in October 1835, to build a house of worship on that site.
And, oh, what a house of worship they built! READ
A Mattituck man who was spotted driving erratically at a high rate of speed was arrested for driving while intoxicated in Peconic Friday night and was also found to be responsible for a hit and run crash in Riverhead, according to Southold Town police. READ
A Mattituck man was arrested after a physical altercation erupted after a card game last Sunday, Southold Town police said. READ
Two libraries on the North Fork will host seminars for homeowners and those looking to buy their first home. READ
The Southold Historical Society is looking for volunteers to serve on committees and act as docents for the spring, summer and fall seasons. READ
Walter Gatz of Mattituck died at home March 8. He was 85. (more…)
Lifelong Greenport resident Susan E. Tasker died March 7. She was 90. (more…)
Ben Eager (from left), Kat Motlenski, Jason Rios (standing), David Lopez, Leah Kerensky and Ryan Nowak, cast members of ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ at North Fork Community Theatre in Mattituck. (Credit: North Fork Community Theatre/Katharine Schroeder)
North Fork Community Theatre in Mattituck will continue its 60th-anniversary season with the musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” on Thursdays to Sundays, March 8 to 25. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursdays to Saturdays and 2:30 p.m. Sundays.
Patrick Connolly and Juliet Rand as the Phantom and Christine in Southold High School’s production of “The Phantom of the Opera. (Credit: Casey Rooney)
The Southold Junior-Senior High School Drama Club will presents the classic musical “The Phantom of the Opera” Thursday to Saturday, March 8 to 10, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 11, at 2 p.m. in the district auditorium on Oaklawn Avenue.
The production is directed by Jessica Ellwood and Casey Rooney, with musical direction by Kelli Baumann, choreography by Anita Boyer and pit orchestra direction by Karl Himmelmann.
Helen L. Baker
Helen L. Baker of Greenport died March 2 at Eastern Long Island Hospital in Greenport. She was 78. (more…)