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04/29/16 10:00am
COURTESY PHOTO Legislators Al Krupski and Bridget Fleming.

COURTESY PHOTO Legislators Al Krupski and Bridget Fleming.

The Suffolk County Legislature is set to host its first round of committee meetings on the East End in decades, according to Suffolk County Legislator Al Krupski, who represents the North Fork. (more…)

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02/04/16 8:00am
COURTESY PHOTO | Changes could be coming for parking at North Ferry on the Greenport side.

COURTESY PHOTO | Changes could be coming for parking near North Ferry on the Greenport side.

The Long Island Railroad parking lots near the North Ferry dock in Greenport are free to use and do not feature any time restrictions.

But that could soon change under a proposal Greenport Village Trustees have approved and sent to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority for consideration. (more…)

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01/22/16 7:03am
AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | It's forecast that Islanders will wake up Saturday to the first significant snow storm of the winter..

AMBROSE CLANCY PHOTO | It’s forecast that Islanders will wake up Saturday to the first significant snow storm of the winter.

This winter season’s first nor’easter could bring blizzard conditions — heavy snow, strong gusts of wind and limited visibility — on Saturday, according to the latest weather forecasts from the National Weather Service. (more…)

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12/18/15 8:00am
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PAUL SQUIRE PHOTO | The Riverside sewer plant off riverside Drive

Residents should stay out of the Peconic River this week, after wastewater that didn’t meet healthy standards was discharged from the Riverhead sewage plant, Suffolk County health officials said Tuesday.

The Department of Health Services issued an advisory for the tidal area of the river east of Grangebel Park, saying contact with water should be avoided. (more…)