Daily Update: Historic district process questioned, parking ban gets mixed reviews

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Thursday, August 22:


‘Unfair’ historic district proposal causes strife in East Marion

Downtown Riverhead ‘pattern book’ gets OK from split Town Board

Package scanner causes ‘false alarm’ outside Greenport Post Office

Sound Avenue parking ban met with mixed feelings

Community mourns loss of former school board president with ‘heart of gold’


Women’s Soccer: Ex-Southold player to be inducted into college hall of fame


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Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high near 89 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. There’s a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1 p.m. The low tonight will be around 68.