09/19/14 8:00am
09/19/2014 8:00 AM
Six week-old ducks in the holding pen on the farm near the processing plant. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Six week-old ducks in the holding pen on the farm near the processing plant. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

After Chester Massey & Sons duck farm in Eastport closes later this year, there will be just one surviving business in what was once among Long Island’s most prominent agricultural industries.

That fact is not lost on Doug Corwin of Crescent Duck Farm in Aquebogue, which has for years been Long Island’s largest duck farm and will soon be its last. (more…)

09/16/14 8:00am
09/16/2014 8:00 AM

 

The Oki-Do property in East Marion. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

A holistic center known as Oki-Do is proposed for this former oyster processing plant in East Marion. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)

Nearly six years after its draft environmental impact statement was deemed inadequate by the Southold Town Planning Board, the proposed Shizen Hotel Wellness Center and Spa, also known locally as the Oki-Do, is again making waves in East Marion.  (more…)

09/12/14 1:10pm
09/12/2014 1:10 PM
Dennis McDermott, owner of The Riverhead Project, said the downtown eatery is closed for good.

Dennis McDermott, owner of The Riverhead Project, said the downtown eatery is closed for good. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The Riverhead Project, the downtown eatery widely heralded as a milestone in the revitalization of Riverhead, has gone out of business, according to the restaurant’s owner. (more…)

09/10/14 11:00am
09/10/2014 11:00 AM
The community center at the Peconic Landing campus in Greenport. (courtesy)

The community center at the Peconic Landing campus in Greenport. (courtesy)

Peconic Landing officials say they are close to finalizing a new emergency services agreement with the Greenport Fire Department, but neighboring fire districts still have concerns about the lifecare community’s plans for expansion.  (more…)

09/07/14 12:00pm
09/07/2014 12:00 PM

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Times/Review classifieds offers local companies a place to advertise their job openings each week, and this week close to 60 positions are available from a carpenter, to a horse handler, to a farm stand worker.

And for anyone interested in submitting a classified ad, email: classifieds@timesreview.com.

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09/05/14 10:39am
09/05/2014 10:39 AM
(Credit: Cyndi Murray)

(Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Tuscan Vineyards could one day become the North Fork’s easternmost tasting room. Purchased in March by a Manhattan businessman, the property contains lush gardens, a man-made pond, and plenty of grapes primed to be produced into wine.

Read more about this new vision for the North Fork Wine Trail at northforker.com.

08/30/14 2:00pm

HelpWanted (1)

Looking for work, or know someone who is?

Times/Review classifieds offers local companies a place to advertise their job openings each week, and this week close to 60 positions are available from a carpenter, to a horse handler, to a farm stand worker.

And for anyone interested in submitting a classified ad, email: classifieds@timesreview.com.

Check out the listings below:

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