It was the start of a busy spell for the Mattituck High School softball team, and the Tuckers didn’t wait long to get busy.
Playing the first of five games over a six-day period starting on Thursday against North Fork rival Southold/Greenport, Mattituck saw three of its first four batters deliver singles, setting up a three-run inning.
The Suffolk County Comptroller’s Office has a three-person enforcement unit that’s going after businesses, including short-term rentals, that may be avoiding paying the county’s three-percent hotel/motel tax.
Since the group has started enforcing, over $254,000 has been levied in penalties and interest payments, according to Comptroller John Kennedy, who spoke before a joint meeting of North Fork chambers of commerce Wednesday night in Riverhead. READ
The owner of a downtown Cutchogue building currently housing a pharmacy and an orthodontist’s office wants to tear it down and replace it with a similar sized building with space for five shops, according to an application before the town’s Zoning Board of Appeals. READ
Mary Anne Gilligan
Mary Anne Gilligan of Greenport died March 30. She was 92. (more…)
Cynthia Blyth Halsey of Southold died at the Riverhead Care Center March 31, 2016. She was 81 years old. (more…)
Well, spring has officially sprung, with birds chirping and osprey returning (Chris Franke reported Saturday morning that there is an osprey on the Dam Pond nest), so all is right with the world.
Joan Helen Scott
Longtime Southold resident Joan Helen Scott died March 30 at her home. She was 81. (more…)
After hinting for weeks that it might do so, it appears Greenport School District will attempt to pierce its tax levy cap a second time.
Should homeowners who began renting their houses on a short-term basis before Aug. 25, 2015, be allowed to continue doing so?
One Orient attorney and his clients think so.
Here is the Suffolk Times Service Directory for March 31, 2016. If you are interested in placing an ad, please call Karen, 631-354-8029 or email [email protected].
Suffolk Times Service Directory: March 31, 2016