12/30/14 4:00pm
12/30/2014 4:00 PM
The Hyatt in downtown Riverhead.

The Hyatt in downtown Riverhead.

Last year, local professionals said business was good. But 2014 was even better.

Across the board, key figures in auto sales, banking, hospitality and retail reported strong sales and increased growth. Much of this, said Steven Shauger, general manager of Hyatt Place East End in Riverhead, can be attributed to a developing public perception of the North Fork as a year-round destination.  (more…)