Daily Update: Post office remains closed, expanded playground in the works

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Thursday, July 18:


Post Office plans to keep South Jamesport branch

Expanded playground in the works for Tasker Park in Peconic

Riverhead Town to contribute $10K to help group expand ‘Rags to Riches’ program

Beach apparel shop, Beacheeky, opens in Southold


Rugby takes center stage in Mattituck for friendly match against Worth School


There’s a 20% chance of thunder showers around 2 p.m. this afternoon, with heavier showers and thunderstorms expected tonight, according to the National Weather Service. Some of these storms may produce gusty winds. The high today will be around 84 degrees with a low tonight of 72. Expect partly sunny skies Friday.

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