Daily Update: Legalized marijuana, downtown apartments, lawsuit halted

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Wednesday, Jan. 16:


Cuomo calls for legalized marijuana, statewide plastic bag ban

Public forum scheduled to discuss height of downtown buildings

Long Island Science Center returns to downtown Riverhead

Fundraiser set up for family in Southold house fire


Expect sunny skies today across the North Fork with a high of 39 degrees. It will be windy, with gusts expected to reach as high as 39 miles per hour. The National Weather Service has forecast a low of 23 tonight.

Enjoy the sun while it’s here because snow is possible for Thursday night, followed by rain Friday. More on that tomorrow.

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