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04/14/17 5:45am

The Southold Town Transportation Commission wants to address townwide parking problems.

The commission has encountered increasingly complex parking-related issues, chairman Neb Brashich said at Tuesday’s Town Board work session. These include a lack of signage directing visitors to municipal lots; cars that park in town lots for extended periods, making snow removal difficult; and cars lining narrow roads during events, according to a list of locations, issues and possible remedies the commission created.

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04/13/17 5:55am
04/13/2017 5:55 AM

Orient groups are continuing their efforts to purchase and preserve the Orient United Methodist Church building on Village Lane and are looking for support from Southold Town.

Oysterponds Historical Society vice president Ed Caufield and Orient Association president Bob Hanlon said Tuesday that one goal is to create a coalition between Suffolk County and the town, both of which have set aside funds for land preservation, so the town won’t bear the financial burden alone.

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04/12/17 12:30pm
04/12/2017 12:30 PM

The state has approved spending $2 million for the proposed fitness center at Suffolk County Community College’s Northampton campus. The decision came after the Suffolk County Legislature also approved spending $2 million for the long-awaited project, which includes an Olympic-size pool.

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04/12/17 5:55am

The developers of a 12-lot subdivision on 36 acres Mattituck won’t have to create any affordable housing in connection with that project, despite a Southold Town requirement that residential subdivisions of more than five units allocate 20 percent of their lots toward such a use.

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04/05/17 1:31pm
04/05/2017 1:31 PM

The Riverhead Town Board on Tuesday unanimously authorized the signing of a letter of intent to sell most of the remaining town-owned land at the Enterprise Park at Calverton, including both runways, to Luminati Aerospace LLC for $40 million.

Luminati has had a presence at EPCAL since 2015, when it purchased the former SkyDive Long Island property for $3.4 million. More recently, it leased space in a portion of the former Hangar 6 building, which also houses PODS and Mivila Foods. READ

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04/04/17 1:46pm
04/04/2017 1:46 PM

The Suffolk County Legislature has approved spending $2 million for the long-awaited fitness center at Suffolk County Community College’s Northampton campus.

The project is expected to receive the remaining $2 million from New York State, which missed its April 1 budget deadline.

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04/03/17 2:04pm
04/03/2017 2:04 PM

The owner of a Mattituck cheese shop who plans to expand his business into Greenport will need to submit more information to the Planning Board before it formally accept his application.

Michael Affatato of the Village Cheese Shop on Love Lane plans to open on Front Street in Greenport.

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