Daily Update: High school student arrested, tax breaks granted, grand marshal announced

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Wednesday, Feb. 27:


16-year-old charged in connection to threat at Riverhead High School

Riverhead IDA ups tax break by $1M for EPCAL company

Southold Town discusses state-led renewable energy initiative

Former police chief to serve as St. Patrick’s Day grand marshal

Town tables consideration of United Riverhead Terminal biofuel tanks

Greenport High School students to perform ‘School of Rock’


It will be mostly cloudy today with a high of 27 degrees. Snow is likely tonight with a chance that as much as one to three inches will fall, according to National Weather Service. The low forecast tonight is 26 degrees.