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04/29/17 5:55am
04/29/2017 5:55 AM

Two loose pit bulls attacked and killed a dog Sunday morning on Woodcliff Drive in Mattituck, according to a Southold Town police report.

The owner of the dogs, Jorge Torrento, 44, was charged with having a dangerous dog under the state’s Agriculture and Markets Law, a violation, police said.


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04/27/17 6:00am
04/27/2017 6:00 AM

On Monday, his first official day of retirement, Mark Zaleski began his morning with a mundane task: catching up on yard work outside his Southold home. After 32 years as a dispatcher with the Southold Town Police Department, Mr. Zaleski had answered his final call Friday. READ

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04/12/17 1:08pm
04/12/2017 1:08 PM

Joel Snodgrass is an architect with more than two decades of experience in historic preservation and conservation projects across Long Island.

For the past four years, he has been working with a team of volunteers to repair cracks, remove unsightly caulking and shore up fallen stones at the Old Burying Ground in Southold. The work has restored dozens of stones in the historic cemetery, located next to First Presbyterian Church in Southold.  READ

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03/25/17 5:40am
03/25/2017 5:40 AM

An unlicensed Greenport man was arrested last Wednesday morning after he was caught using his cellphone while driving, according to a Southold Town police report.

Angel Colon, 46, was driving on Route 25 in Greenport around 9:15 a.m. when he was pulled over, officials said.


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03/24/17 6:00am
03/24/2017 6:00 AM

Last month, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement launched a series of operations across the country, prompting discussions about how local police departments should handle immigration.

Police chiefs on the North Fork have shown that they’re on the same page when it comes to policies involving undocumented immigrants, which remain unchanged and ultimately leave matters of immigration up to federal officials and ICE.