Daily Update: ‘Ban the box’ bill proposed for Suffolk, alleged gang members arrested

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Friday, Oct. 11:


Advocates argue in favor of ‘Ban the Box’ bill

Feds: Bloods gang members who ‘terrorized’ Riverhead arrested

Attorney says police lacked evidence to arrest driver in scout’s death; jury selection begins

Town Board withdraws accessory apartments amendment for now

Town Board votes against car storage proposal on vacant land

Changes to dress code could be in store for Greenport School District


Boys Soccer: Chapeton has the golden touch


Things to do after picking pumpkins on the North Fork


Expect more cloudy skies and wind with a chance of rain throughout the day today, according to the National Weather Service. The forecasted high temperature is 58 degrees with a low tonight of 54. A coastal flood advisory is in effect until midnight.
The skies are expected to clear up this weekend as temperatures climb back into the mid-60s.