Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said, “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” This was the message First Baptist Church of Riverhead wanted to leave with its audience Monday as the nation celebrated the civil rights leader’s birthday. READ
The North Fork Community Theatre will present the musical “Next to Normal” beginning Friday and running through Feb. 4. READ
Peconic Land Trust unveiled a plaque in late December honoring East Marion resident Joseph Townsend Jr., a former Greenport mayor and Southold Town councilman who also served as a member of the Trust’s board of directors. READ
On the day after Christmas, the 11 a.m. Cross Sound Ferry from Orient to New London was running a half-hour behind. Surely there was grumbling from weary holiday passengers who wanted to get underway. But, the timing couldn’t have been more perfect. READ
The night before the blizzard struck last Thursday, Madison Fender was driving through Greenport and spotted a man standing on the side of the road, shivering, without a coat.
In the beginning, there was ice.
Eighteen thousand years ago, a massive wall of ice 300 feet thick extended south from the Arctic to what is now New Jersey. There was no Long Island then. There was no island at all, because the land was a solid mass covered by this enormous ice cap. READ
A tradition dating back almost three decades continued this year with The Suffolk Times’ annual People of the Year awards to honor those who have made a difference in our community. READ
The Village of Greenport wouldn’t look like it does today if it weren’t for Mindy Ryan. Through various cleaning and beautification efforts, including the revamping of the American Legion Hall, she has proved that one person can make a difference. READ
Nicole Mohr and Jason Barkley
Nicole Mohr and Jason Barkley were married Oct. 28, 2017, by the Rev. Peter Kelley at Founders Landing Wharf House in Southold, where a reception followed. READ
A sold out crowd celebrated New Year’s Eve in style as the Greenport American Legion celebrated its grand reopening Sunday night. READ