07/23/14 3:38pm
07/23/2014 3:38 PM
The post that once held the Greenport post office box was left behind after workers removed the historic box Tuesday. (Credit: Paul Squire)

The thin, cement post that once held a cast-iron Greenport mailbox was left behind after workers removed the historic box Tuesday. (Credit: Paul Squire)

Greenport business owners and residents wrote letters and called the U.S. Postal Service, demanding that the historic, deep blue cast-iron mailbox bolted to the cement pole in front of Claudio’s restaurant be kept where it is.

But their efforts weren’t enough.  (more…)

03/27/14 7:00am
03/27/2014 7:00 AM
ELIH Golf Classic Honorees, Kathy Claudio-Wyse, Beatsy Claudio Tuthill, Jerry Tuthill, Janice and Bill Claudio, Jr. of Claudio Five Corp. (Credit: Courtesy)

ELIH Golf Classic Honorees, Kathy Claudio-Wyse, Beatsy Claudio Tuthill, Jerry Tuthill, Janice and Bill Claudio, Jr. of Claudio Five Corp. (Credit: Courtesy)

Eastern Long Island Hospital will be honoring the owners of oldest same family run restaurants in the nation — the Claudio family of Greenport — during the hospital’s 22nd Annual Golf Classic fundraiser on Shelter Island.
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