08/12/19 6:00am
08/12/2019 6:00 AM

Suffolk County officials last week unveiled a $4 billion plan they say will serve as a blueprint for transitioning away from traditional cesspools, which have been identified as a main culprit of nitrogen pollution in ground and surface waters. READ

07/09/19 6:00am
07/09/2019 6:00 AM

Every summer, beach-nesting birds return to North Fork shores and prepare to lay their eggs on the sand.

However, these delicate, well-camouflaged eggs are vulnerable — endangering and threatening many beach-nesting birds, according to Christine Tylee, group stewardship coordinator for Group for the East End.  (more…)

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07/02/19 6:00am
07/02/2019 6:00 AM

Four years in the making, the affiliation between Eastern Long Island Hospital and Stony Brook Medicine is now official.

The Greenport hospital will now be known as Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital after clearing the final regulatory hurdle Monday, marking a new beginning for health care on the North Fork and Shelter Island. READ