Community Top Stories

Greenport is for Kids This Summer, No Matter Their Age

Families have long flocked to Greenport to give their kids the unforgettable experience of a ride on an old-fashioned carousel in Mitchell Park, and this summer there are a few more reasons to bring a kid here, or be a kid here yourself, between the relaunch of a mini-railroad through the woods, to a new piano available for anyone to play in Mitchell Park and a festival of skateboarding culture,
Arts Top Stories Visual Arts

Mysteries in the Shelter Island Woods

“There isn’t any place comparable in this part of the world,” says curator Tom Cugliani of Sylvester Manor on Shelter Island, where he has launched an ambitious sculpture exhibition throughout the woodlands and gardens of the former provisioning plantation. Mr. Cugliani, who has been exploring the property since he was a child on Shelter Island, has expertly installed works by 25 accomplished local artists in this environment, some of which
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Morning Bulletin

This Morning’s Bulletin — 7.2.24

Good Morning! • We're expecting sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 83 degrees and a north wind around 6 miles per hour, becoming east in the afternoon. It will be mostly clear overnight, with a low around 60. Wednesday will be sunny and calm, with a high near 82, and we're expecting partly sunny skies on Independence Day, with a high near 82. • The Southold Town Board will
Greenport Mini Railroad
Morning Bulletin

This Morning’s Bulletin — 7.1.24

Good Morning! • We're expecting mostly sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 80 degrees and a north wind around 11 miles per hour. It will be mostly clear overnight, with a low around 64. Tuesday will be sunny, with a high near 83, and Wednesday will be mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Pictured Above: The Greenport Express mini-railroad is now up and running at the Moore's
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Featured Health

The North Fork Shows Up for Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association, which leads the world in research and support services for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, is very active on Long Island, where it found in a 2023 study that nearly 12 percent of Suffolk County residents over the age of 65 had Alzheimer’s Disease. The group’s presence is growing on the North Fork, thanks to a few dedicated volunteers, including Nancy Chandler, a
Ditch Plains after June 2024 sand replenishment
Top Stories

East Hampton Celebrates First Phase of Ditch Plains Beach Recovery

The Town of East Hampton announced Friday that a crucial beach recovery project at Ditch Plains Beach in Montauk is now complete, recovering the portions of the beach lost to storms this past winter. The project included the placement of 5,800 cubic yards of New York State Department of Environmental Conservation-approved white sand. Southampton Excavation and Site Development commenced work on June 17, and the project was completed on Wednesday,
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Morning Bulletin

This Morning’s Bulletin — 6.26.24

Good Morning! • We're expecting mostly sunny skies today, with a high temperature near 85 degrees and a southwest wind 11 to 13 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 23 mph. We're expecting showers and thunderstorms overnight, with new rainfall amounts between a quarter and a half an inch possible. Skies will clear on Thursday, with a high near 84, and we're expecting sunny skies on Friday, with a
John Avlon and Nancy Goroff at a debate in March at the Jamesport Meeting House.
2024 Elections Top Stories

Avlon Decisively Wins Congressional Primary

Former CNN political analyst John Avlon will be the Democratic candidate in this fall's race for the East End's First Congressional District seat, after taking home a decisive 70 percent of the vote in a Democratic primary Tuesday against Nancy Goroff, a chemist and former chair of the chemistry department at Stony Brook University. The district, which includes all of the five East End Towns along with Huntington, Smithtown and