04/06/15 12:24pm
04/06/2015 12:24 PM

The 25-year-old Wading River man who was arrested Sunday following a “road rage” stabbing in Baiting Hollow had been previously charged after he struck a police officer responding to a call that he had trespassed aboard a yacht in Greenport.  (more…)

01/21/15 2:00pm
01/21/2015 2:00 PM
Mitchell Park Marina (Cyndi Murray file photo)

Mitchell Park Marina. (Credit: Cyndi Murray, file)

No mass assembly permit? No problem.

As the Greenport Village Board members continue to debate whether mass assembly permits should be issued for events at Mitchell Park that are not village-sponsored, they agreed informally to exempt large boater groups, which bring in big revenue for the marina, from the need to obtain permits for gatherings in designated areas of the park.  (more…)

03/18/14 10:00am
03/18/2014 10:00 AM
A yacht in Mitchell Park Marina last year. (Credit: File photo)

A yacht in Mitchell Park Marina last year. (Credit: File photo)

Final touches are currently underway at Mitchell Park Marina in preparation for the tourist season.

Boaters are already reserving slips at the marina in preparation for the warm weather and the marina is expected to open on May 15, retiring village administrator David Abatelli said during Monday’s work session.

A new shed to enclose the power distribution panels located on the west side of the marina office should be completed by April, he said.

The village has also upgraded the electric system at the marina an effort to lure mega yachts to Greenport Harbor.

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03/17/14 10:05pm
03/17/2014 10:05 PM
Tall ships like these could be heading up the East Coast to Greenport in 2015. (Credit: Courtesy Tall Ships America)

Tall ships like these could be heading up the East Coast to Greenport in 2015. (Credit: Courtesy Tall Ships America)

Greenport Village officials are looking into partnering with New London, Conn. to participate in the 2015 Tall Ships Challenge.

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