Photos: Replica of iconic ‘Welcome to Greenport’ sign is unveiled

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For forty years an iconic sign welcomed visitors to Greenport until it fell into disrepair and was removed a year ago. Now it's back.

Fourth annual holiday drive for deployed troops underway

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For the fourth year, two local women aim to make the holidays more cheerful for deployed service men and women.

Absentee ballots in Southold Town elections won’t be counted until the week after Thanksgiving

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There are 614 paper ballots from Southold voters waiting to be counted at the board of elections’ Yaphank headquarters. Two Democrats hope to pick up enough additional votes when those ballots are counted to win their respective races.

County awards $60,000 downtown revitalization grant for Mattituck parking lot improvements

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Funding for improvements to the Pike Street municipal parking lot, including the addition of 14 new spaces, has been approved by Suffolk County as part of its downtown revitalization grants program.

Shinnecock tribal member is Peconic Landing’s first artist-in-residence

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Shinnecock tribal member and artist Jeremy Davis spent two weeks as artist-in-residence at Peconic Landing.

Opinion & Blogs

Cops: Peeping Tom arrested in Greenport

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A Greenport man accused of looking into windows of a house on Second Street in Greenport yesterday is facing a criminal trespass charge, according to Southold Town Police.

Greenport Village to welcome home iconic sign this weekend

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After falling into disrepair and being removed, the refurbished welcome sign built by Greenport native Tim Heaney heads home this weekend.

Southold Town Board adopts 2018 operating and capital budgets

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The board brought the operating budget back down to the level proposed by the supervisor in his tentative budget, in part by shifting the cost of a road-striping machine to the capital budget. The town tax rate will rise 1.64 percent in 2018.

Greenport Village to combine traditional Christmas parade and tree lighting into larger community event

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Faced with dwindling attendance at the annual Christmas parade and tree lighting in Greenport Village, organizers will combine the events and add new festivities to attract more people.

Caring for caregivers: Expo and retreat with brunch, chair massages and expert panel will be held Thursday at PBMC

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The third annual Family Caregivers' Expo and Retreat will be held at Peconic Bay Medical Center Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to noon, providing free brunch, chair massages and personal care items alongside information about resources available to local caregivers.

 

Sponsors

Latino Film Festival will screen two films in Riverhead this weekend

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The popular OLA Latino Film Festival, now in its 14th year on the South Fork, has added for the first time ever a North Fork venue and will feature two family-friendly movies — including a matinee showing of 'el Jeremias' — as well as a live music presentation, Sunday, Nov. 19 at the 136-year-old Vail-Leavitt Music Hall in downtown Riverhead.

Mattituck students receive suicide prevention peer education training

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Twenty Mattituck High School juniors and seniors spent the day training to teach their peers about suicide prevention.

Tuckers lacrosse players sign letters of intent

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Three Mattituck lacrosse players signed letters of intent to play college lacrosse this afternoon.

Southold passes coastal contractor license law

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Beginning Jan. 1, contractors who build structures for which a trustees permit is required, such as docks, will be required to have a coastal contractors license from Southold Town.

Cops: Sleepy driver crashes vehicle on Main Road in Laurel early Sunday

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An East Marion man was injured when he fell asleep at the wheel and crashed his SUV into a utility pole and several trees on Route 25 in Laurel early Sunday morning, according to Southold Town Police.

Schools

Mattituck-Cutchogue schools on cutting edge of technology with brand new mobile...

The Mattituck-Cutchogue School District has released a custom mobile app aimed at making communications effortless.

Mattituck students receive suicide prevention peer education training

Twenty Mattituck High School juniors and seniors spent the day training to teach their peers about suicide prevention.

Sports

Southold/Greenport crowned Class C regional champs

Photos: Southold/Greenport defeated Haldane 2-1 for the Class C regional title.

Boys soccer playoffs: Southold defeats Greenport in semifinal, 3-1

Southold moves on to the Class C championship against Pierson Saturday afternoon.

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Obituaries

Shirley J. Warner, 74

Claire Anne Lincoln

Alphons W. Westee Jr., 95

Elizabeth A. Hulbert, 82

William Louis Fibkins, 83

John R. Ashmore, 91

Giuseppe LaFata, 77

Elizabeth A. Hulbert, 82

Marion L. Gilliam, 83

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  • Southold Anti-Bias Task Force
    Mon, Nov 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall meeting room

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Nov 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Southold Town Meeting Hall

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Nov 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Nov 21 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport ZBA
    Tue, Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Board of Education
    Tue, Nov 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenport School Auditorium

  • Greenport Planning Board work session
    Thu, Nov 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport FD Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Village Board meeting
    Thu, Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse, Greenport

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Nov 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Village Trustees
    Mon, Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Housing Authority
    Tue, Nov 28 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Village Hall, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Agricultural Advisory Committee
    Wed, Jan 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall (conference room), 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

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

  • Greenport planning board
    Thu, Jan 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Improvement Committee
    Fri, Jan 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Greenport schoolhouse

  • Southold Transportation Commission
    Mon, Jan 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Town Hall Conference Room, 53095 Main Rd, Southold

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

  • Southold Board of Ethics
    Tue, Jan 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Town Hall Conference Room 53095 Main Rd

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Jan 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport tree committee
    Tue, Jan 9 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Schoolhouse

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

  • Southold Board of Education
    Wed, Jan 10 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Southold Junior/Senior High School, Southold, NY 11971, United States

  • Economic Development Committee
    Fri, Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Greenport ZBA
    Tue, Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Board of Education
    Tue, Jan 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Greenport School Auditorium

  • Southold Board of Eduction
    Wed, Jan 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Mattituck-Cutchogue Board of Education
    Thu, Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mattituck High School, Main Road, Mattituck, NY, United States

  • Greenport Village Board Work Session
    Thu, Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse

  • Southold Planning Board work session
    Mon, Jan 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Town Hall Annex, 54375 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Greenport Planning Board work session
    Thu, Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport FD Third Street Firehouse

  • Greenport Village Board meeting
    Thu, Jan 25 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse, Greenport

  • Greenport Housing Authority
    Tue, Jan 30 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Village Hall, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • ZBA Regular Meeting
    Thu, Feb 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

  • Greenport planning board
    Thu, Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Greenport Fire Department, 236 3rd St, Greenport, NY 11944, United States

  • Greenport Improvement Committee
    Fri, Feb 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Greenport schoolhouse

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

  • Economic Development Committee
    Fri, Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Transportation Commission
    Mon, Feb 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Town Hall Conference Room, 53095 Main Rd, Southold

  • Town Board work session
    Tue, Feb 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
    Southold Town Hall, 53095 Main Rd Southold, NY 11971

  • Southold Board of Ethics
    Tue, Feb 13 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Town Hall Conference Room 53095 Main Rd

  • Town Board Meeting
    Tue, Feb 13 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  • Greenport tree committee
    Tue, Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    Greenport Schoolhouse

  • Oysterponds Board of Education
    Tue, Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
    Oysterponds School, 23405 Main Road, Orient

  • Southold Board of Education
    Wed, Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Southold Junior/Senior High School, Southold, NY 11971, United States

  • Mattituck-Cutchogue Board of Education
    Thu, Feb 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
    Mattituck High School, Main Road, Mattituck, NY, United States

  • Greenport Village Board Work Session
    Thu, Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Third Street Firehouse