12/18/14 8:00am
12/18/2014 8:00 AM
(Credit: Paul Squire)

The Greenport Zoning Board of Appeals and Greenport Village attorney Joe Prokop, far right, listen to Mary Bess Phillip’s statement during the board’s meeting Wednesday. (Credit: Paul Squire)

Is North Fork Smoked Fish House in Greenport a retail store or is it a manufacturing plant?

The Greenport Village Zoning Board of Appeals has decided to take another month to figure it out.


11/21/14 1:00pm
11/21/2014 1:00 PM
Stirling Square in Greenport.

Stirling Square in Greenport.

Update: Greenport Village Planning Board members like a proposal to construct an inn at Stirling Square.

The historic plaza’s new owner, Brent Pelton, came before the board Thursday night and got the go-ahead to submit his plans to the village.

He looking to build a five-room inn above the former “Main” restaurant, the plaza’s anchor building. (more…)

11/11/14 8:00am
11/11/2014 8:00 AM
Greenport Village Board Mary Bess Phillips. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo, file)

Greenport Village Board Mary Bess Phillips. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo, file)

A fish shop operating in a building owned by the husband of a Greenport Village Board Trustee has been open for business since the summer without receiving proper permits — and a decision made last week doesn’t require it to close while that paperwork is sought.  (more…)