07/29/15 8:09am
VSC Food Truck & Vine Street Cafe owner Terry Harwood  (Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

VSC Food Truck & Vine Street Café owner Terry Harwood
(Credit: Monique Singh-Roy)

Motorists streaming off the South Ferry onto Route 114 may not yet have noticed that orange truck sitting in the parking lot of the Vine Street Cafe. But there they will find a full service lunch spot featuring gourmet hot dogs and more.

“We only started about three weeks ago,” explained Vine Street Cafe chef and owner Terry Harwood. (more…)

07/28/15 12:57pm

Whitehill3_MSThe coffee wars are heating up on Shelter Island as the Chequit’s White Hill Café enters the fray.

“White Hill Café is meant to be a ‘grab-and-go’ coffee house,” explained Chequit General Manager Karl Lopez. Not just a fancy hotel coffee shop, Lopez said the Chequit wants White Hill Cafe to be a coffee destination for local residents as well. (more…)

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07/24/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO The East Hampton Town Board is back in court  on aircraft restrictions.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO
The East Hampton Town Board is back in court on aircraft restrictions.

After spending months creating ways to minimize noise pollution created by private helicopters, the Town of East Hampton appealed a court injunction on one of three laws the town proposed in April.

The decision to appeal, made Wednesday, comes after Federal District Court Judge Joanna Seybert decided to further review the legislation that asks for the restriction of noisy aircraft trips at East Hampton Airport to once per week. (more…)