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08/29/19 3:06pm

As he stared down his inevitable demise, Joseph Townsend Jr. approached his fate with an unwavering fortitude. In the first few years after being diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Mr. Townsend traveled as often as he could, relishing time on the water in his 24-foot Mako motorboat.


08/29/19 5:55am

The 55-acre property that had been home to Peconic Bay Winery in Cutchogue is in contract to be sold, according to an agent from Town & Country Real Estate.

A closing is scheduled for next month, according to Hal Zwick of Town & Country.

He declined to announce the buyer or terms of the pending sale, but said he believes the new property owners aim to maintain it as agriculture. READ