12/17/14 5:06pm
12/17/2014 5:06 PM
Attorney William Keahon outside Southold Town Justice Court following Tuesday's bail hearing. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Defense attorney William Keahon outside Southold Town Justice Court following Tuesday’s bail hearing. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

A Greenport resident who witnessed the fatal Dec. 5 crash that led to the arrest of local businessman John Costello is disputing a claim by Mr. Costello’s attorney that his client was not at fault.  (more…)

12/09/14 2:44pm
(Credit: AJ Ryan, Stringer News Service)

(Credit: AJ Ryan, Stringer News Service)

It could take about a week for results to be returned from the blood test to measure John Costello’s blood alcohol level during Saturday’s fatal crash in Greenport, Southold Town Police Chief Martin Flatley said Tuesday.

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09/28/14 10:00am
09/28/2014 10:00 AM
John Costello waves the flag, signaling the start of the launch.

John Costello waves the flag, signaling the start of the launch.

The last time brothers John and George Costello launched a barge they built together, the year was 1991. And they made a party out of it.

Hundreds gathered at Hanff’s Boat Yard on Sterling Street to watch as the barge Preston was set into action for the first time. (more…)