Southold Town Board: Preservation of Mattituck farmland approved, new comptroller hired

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A $1.69 million purchase of farmland development rights will preserve a 26-acre tract in Mattituck.

Greenport murder suspect arraigned, held on $1 million cash bail

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Jaime DeLeon-Tito, 23, was arraigned in a Riverhead courtroom today, where a judge set bail at $1 million cash. He is also subject to a hold by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Reeve Avenue and Cox Lane scheduled for paving Friday

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Reeve Avenue will be closed for paving from 6 to 10 a.m. A portion of Cox Lane will be closed north of Route 25 from 11a.m. to 4 p.m.

Ozone health advisory in effect for Long Island, NYC until 11 p.m. Thursday

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The Air Quality Index for ozone today is forecast to reach 130 on Long Island today.

Photos: North Fork represents at Jamesport Fire Department parade

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Departments from across the North Fork marched in Jamesport's annual parade last night.

Opinion & Blogs

Southold’s termination of probationary police officer is upheld by court

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Justice William Ford ruled in a decision dated July 17 that ex-cop Garrett Lake failed to produce evidence demonstrating his dismissal last May was “motivated by illegal, impermissible or unconstitutional political motivations or retaliation.”

Driver crashes into Handy Pantry in Mattituck

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The driver told police that her foot had slipped off the brake pedal.

Photos: North Fork Community Theatre presents ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’

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North Fork Community Theatre’s Youth on Stage summer theater presents “Thoroughly Modern Millie,” a musical spoof of the roaring '20s. The show takes the audience...

Ozone health advisory issued for Wednesday

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Very young children, the elderly and people with existing lung conditions such as asthma should avoid outdoor activity tomorrow, the Suffolk health commissioner said.

Anti-Bias Task Force focuses on message of ‘respect and civility’ for all

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The task force is using a blue ribbon to symbolize its 'respect and civility' message.

 

Sponsors

For Greenport’s Amie Sponza, it’s never too late to pursue your dreams

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After falling in love with performing at a young age, Amie Sponza's dream of becoming a professional actor was put on hold — until now.

Paving work planned in Southold and Mattituck tomorrow

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Southold Town highway crews will be paving roads in Southold and Mattituck tomorrow.

Collegiate baseball players coach local children during free youth clinic

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A free baseball clinic offered by the North Fork Ospreys allows youngsters to learn from experienced college players.

Motorcyclist airlifted after crash in Orient Sunday

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A Shoreham man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital yesterday following a crash on Route 25 in Orient.

Drill teams test their skills at Riverhead Invitational Tournament

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The competition was fierce yesterday at the Riverhead Fire Department drill track where 15 fire departments competed in Riverhead's 31st annual motorized drill tournament.

Schools

Grant enables Group for the East End and local students to...

The Group for the East End led three planting projects in collaboration with local students to heighten awareness of the local environment.

Southold School’s Mother Goose Shoe project is a go thanks to...

A generous local businessman and an anonymous donor have helped complete fundraising for unique playground structure.

Sports

Southold falls to North Salem in regional final

Southold High School’s baseball season came to an end today at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue, where the Settlers lost to North Salem 2-1.

Photos: Brendan Kent’s no-hitter lifts Tuckers to Class B championship

The Mattituck Tuckers took down the Wheatley Wildcats and claimed the Class B Long Island Championship today with a no-hitter thrown by Brendan Kent.

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Obituaries

Albert J. Beck, 80

Gloria Hallas-Bolling, 78

Vilma Herzog, 86

David Owen Edwards, 61

Sheila Lynn Danforth, 60

Helyn Bartlett, 101

Gary D. Smith, 74

Ryszard Duba, 64

Rudolph H. Bruer III, 77

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  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Greenport Housing Authority
    Tue, Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Village Hall, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Planning Board work session
    Thu, Jul 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport FD Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Village Board meeting
    Thu, Jul 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse, Greenport

  • Agricultural Advisory Committee
    Wed, Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall (conference room), 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • ZBA Regular Meeting
    Thu, Aug 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Greenport planning board
    Thu, Aug 3 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Improvement Committee
    Fri, Aug 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Greenport schoolhouse

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Aug 8 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Board of Ethics
    Tue, Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Town Hall Conference Room 53095 Main Rd

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Aug 8 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport tree committee
    Tue, Aug 8 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Schoolhouse

  • Oysterponds Board of Education
    Tue, Aug 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Oysterponds School, 23405 Main Road, Orient

  • Southold Board of Education
    Wed, Aug 9 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Southold Junior/Senior High School, Southold, NY 11971, United States

  • Economic Development Committee
    Fri, Aug 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Transportation Commission
    Mon, Aug 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Town Hall Conference Room, 53095 Main Rd, Southold

  • Southold Planning Board Work Session
    Mon, Aug 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    Southold Town Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Planning Board
    Mon, Aug 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall

  • Greenport ZBA
    Tue, Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Board of Education
    Tue, Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenport School Auditorium

  • Southold Board of Eduction
    Wed, Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Mattituck-Cutchogue Board of Education
    Thu, Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mattituck High School, Main Road, Mattituck, NY, United States

  • Greenport Village Board Work Session
    Thu, Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Aug 22 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Town Board meeting
    Tue, Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Greenport Planning Board work session
    Thu, Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport FD Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Village Board meeting
    Thu, Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse, Greenport

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Greenport Housing Authority
    Tue, Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Village Hall, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Improvement Committee
    Fri, Sep 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Greenport schoolhouse

  • Agricultural Advisory Committee
    Wed, Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall (conference room), 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • ZBA Regular Meeting
    Thu, Sep 7 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Greenport planning board
    Thu, Sep 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Economic Development Committee
    Fri, Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Transportation Commission
    Mon, Sep 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Town Hall Conference Room, 53095 Main Rd, Southold

  • Southold Planning Board Work Session
    Mon, Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    Southold Town Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Planning Board
    Mon, Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Sep 12 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Board of Ethics
    Tue, Sep 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Town Hall Conference Room 53095 Main Rd

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Sep 12 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport tree committee
    Tue, Sep 12 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Schoolhouse

  • Oysterponds Board of Education
    Tue, Sep 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Oysterponds School, 23405 Main Road, Orient

  • Southold Board of Education
    Wed, Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Southold Junior/Senior High School, Southold, NY 11971, United States

  • Greenport ZBA
    Tue, Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Board of Education
    Tue, Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenport School Auditorium

  • Southold Board of Eduction
    Wed, Sep 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Mattituck-Cutchogue Board of Education
    Thu, Sep 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mattituck High School, Main Road, Mattituck, NY, United States

  • Greenport Village Board Work Session
    Thu, Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Sep 25 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Sep 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

  • Greenport Housing Authority
    Tue, Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Village Hall, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Town Board meeting
    Tue, Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • Greenport Planning Board work session
    Thu, Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport FD Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Village Board meeting
    Thu, Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse, Greenport

  • Agricultural Advisory Committee
    Wed, Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall (conference room), 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • ZBA Regular Meeting
    Thu, Oct 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Greenport planning board
    Thu, Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Improvement Committee
    Fri, Oct 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Greenport schoolhouse

  • Southold Transportation Commission
    Mon, Oct 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Town Hall Conference Room, 53095 Main Rd, Southold

  • Southold Planning Board Work Session
    Mon, Oct 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
    Southold Town Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Planning Board
    Mon, Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Oct 10 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Board of Ethics
    Tue, Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Town Hall Conference Room 53095 Main Rd

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Oct 10 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport tree committee
    Tue, Oct 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Schoolhouse

  • Oysterponds Board of Education
    Tue, Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Oysterponds School, 23405 Main Road, Orient

  • Southold Board of Education
    Wed, Oct 11 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Southold Junior/Senior High School, Southold, NY 11971, United States

  • Economic Development Committee
    Fri, Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Greenport ZBA
    Tue, Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Board of Education
    Tue, Oct 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenport School Auditorium

  • Southold Board of Eduction
    Wed, Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Mattituck-Cutchogue Board of Education
    Thu, Oct 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mattituck High School, Main Road, Mattituck, NY, United States

  • Greenport Village Board Work Session
    Thu, Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971