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This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.20.18

Good Morning! • The weekend is looking kinda nice, but we won’t be happy around here until the temperature breaks 55. We’re expecting mostly sunny skies today, with a high near 53 but wind chill


Mr. Bacon's adventure continues: Robins Island, Wednesday morning.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.19.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting light rain today, with a high near 48 degrees and a northeast wind 7 to 11 miles per hour, becoming north in the afternoon. There’s a 30 percent chance of rain


Wrack Wrath, Afterstorm

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.18.18

Good Morning! • Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 54 degrees, but wind chill values between 30 and 40 early, with a west wind 14 to 16 miles per hour, with gusts


A Little Green, Monday afternoon

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.17.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of afternoon showers today, but otherwise it will be cloudy, with a high near 49 degrees and a west wind 14 to 16 miles per hour. It


Supermoon melt, 6:50 a.m. Jan 31, Cutchogue.

Suffolk County Joins State Suit Against EPA Over LI Sound Dredge Spoil Dumping

Suffolk County has been granted intervener status in New York State’s lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over the agency’s proposed dredge spoil dumping site in the Long Island Sound, at the urging


At the kickoff of the March for Science 2018

Marchers: “You Know Something is Very Wrong When People Have to March For Science”

An enthusiastic group of more than 50 unabashed nerds and nature lovers from the North Fork and throughout Long Island converged on downtown Riverhead the balmy morning of April 14 to share their love


In weather that was reminiscent of standing on the deck of a submarine, the Submarine Veterans of Long Island held vigil at the beach in New Suffolk for their annual “Tolling of the Boats” ceremony this past April 15th at 11 am. The ceremony commemorates all of the US Submarines lost at sea, as well as submariners who have lost their lives while serving our country. | George Cork Maul photo

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.16.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting showers and possibly a thunderstorm today, mainly before 5 p.m., with a southeast wind 25 to 31 miles per hour, gusting to 43 and a high near 57 degrees. New


Inaugural flyer

Long Island Food Council to Host Inaugural East End Event

The Long Island Food Council (LIFC), a networking and educational organization created to support the growth of the food industry on the island, is expanding its reach with an inaugural East End event, to


District Attorney Tim Sini addressed the crowd at Southampton Town's second opioid forum.

Hopeful Signs, But Still More To Do, as Southampton Opioid Task Force Continues Work

There was only one opioid overdose in Southampton Town in the first quarter of 2018, down from seven in the first quarter of 2017, but the town’s Opioid Addiction Task Force knows there’s still


Berry, Buds, Peconic Riverfront.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.13.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of showers before noon today, but otherwise skies will gradually clear, with a high near 65 degrees and a southwest wind around 14 miles per hour. It


Hashamomuck Cove, as viewed from the Air | Army Corps photo

Hashing Out Hashamomuck Taxing District

Neighbors of Greenport’s Hashamomuck Cove met with Southold Town representatives Thursday morning for a succinct meeting to discuss how to pay to replenish the sand in front of their storm-battered coast. The Soundfront neighborhood, where


Beach hieroglyphics

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.12.18

Good Morning! • There’s a 20 percent chance of afternoon showers today, but otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 53 degrees and a south wind 5 to 13 miles per hour,


Potter Chris Fanjul at the Peconic Community School's Maker Fair

Peconic Community School Hosts Third Annual Maker Fair

The Peconic Community School will present its third annual Maker Fair & Food Truck Rally on Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the school at 269 Main Road, Aquebogue. The fair


Members of the Riverhead Town Board at Laura Jens-Smith's first State of the Town address.

In First State of the Town, Jens-Smith Pledges to Turn Riverhead Around

New Riverhead Town Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith shared some bad news about the town’s financial state and crumbling infrastructure during her first State of the Town Address Tuesday evening, but pledged to work hard to


West Landing, Hampton Bays

This Morning’s Bulletin — 4.11.18

Good Morning! • We’re expecting increasing clouds today, with a high near 49 degrees and a north wind around 8 miles per hour, becoming southwest in the afternoon. It will be mostly cloudy overnight, with


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