01/20/19 6:00am
01/20/2019 6:00 AM

A bright blue truck with a flatbed full of tree saplings cruising across the North Fork has been a familiar sight.

Allan Glover, the man in the driver’s seat, has been hauling goods across Long Island and the tri-state area since he was 18. He drove for his father before starting his own business, A.W. Glover Trucking, in 1968. READ

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01/19/19 6:00am

Rene Titi-Chamle, 27, of Peconic was arrested for driving while intoxicated Saturday around 8:33 p.m. after he was observed speeding and failing to maintain his lane of travel on Route 48 in Mattituck, police said. There was also an open bottle of alcohol in the vehicle and he was driving without a license, according to Southold Town police. READ

01/19/19 5:30am

“He’s retiring? I’m shocked.”

A pause.

“I’m gonna have to call him and ask him to recommend another mechanic.”

That was one customer’s reaction when he heard that Tony Antongeorgi of Tony’s Repair Shop in Mattituck was saying goodbye after more than 35 years in business at his Main Road garage. READ

01/18/19 5:15pm

Federal workers are feeling the brunt of the partial government shutdown that is stretching into its fifth week. Many workers have forgone paychecks and others are considering filing for unemployment.

To help lend support, local businesses and charitable organizations are pitching in to assist furloughed government workers during what is now the longest shutdown in American government history. READ

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01/18/19 5:38am

Beginning this week, Greenport High School students will have access to fresh fruits and vegetables right next to the school’s cafeteria.

On Monday, Greenport unveiled the school district’s student-constructed aquaponics system, a unit of PVC pipes, water flow, and LED lights that operate as a garden inside the school building. READ