11/23/17 6:00am
11/23/2017 6:00 AM

All Nancy Bird wanted was for her boyfriend to come home, safe and sound.

From May 1967 to May 1969 she waited. A student at Mattituck High School, Ms. Bird raced to the post office on Love Lane every day after school, hoping to find letters from her boyfriend, Jimmy Wells, who was an infantryman serving with the U.S. Army in Vietnam.

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11/22/17 6:00am

The Greenport High School boys basketball team made a tremendous leap last season, rising from a 4-14 record the season before to winning the League VIII championship, reaching the Suffolk County Class C final and finishing with a 14-8 mark. That’s quite a jump.

Coach Ev Corwin believes the Porters have another big jump in them as a new season beckons. READ

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11/20/17 6:00am

The Long Island Rail Road has made schedule changes in response to requests from local officials and transportation advocates over the past year.

One of those changes, which went into effect Monday, is the addition of a weekday train leaving Greenport at 9:43 a.m. and arriving at Penn Station in Manhattan at 12:33 p.m.

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