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North Fork Civics Kick Off Zoning Discussions

The Mattituck-Laurel Civic Association will discuss Southold Town’s Zoning Update Project at its monthly meeting on Monday, Feb. 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., the first of several meetings in the upcoming weeks to discuss the zoning project at civic associations throughout the North Fork. The meeting will be held in the downstairs community room at the Mattituck-Laurel Library. After an overview of zoning by Town Planner Heather Lanza, residents
Community Health

A Record Donation From ELIH Auxiliary

Pictured Above: Members of the Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary recently presented a check for $572,000 to hospital Chief Administrative Officer Paul Connor. |. photo courtesy Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital The Eastern Long Island Hospital Auxiliary, a 100-member volunteer group that fundraises for Stony Brook Eastern Long Island Hospital, reported in January that it raised a record-breaking $572,000 in 2023. The donation is part of the Auxiliary’s total
Ms. Streeter's portrait of Sarah Jackson Adams, a Greenport community leader and suffragist who conceived and funded the Greenport Auditorium
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Port & Harbor: Keeping Historic Seaside Villages Alive & Vibrant

Pictured Above: Ms. Streeter's portrait of Sarah Jackson Adams, a Greenport community leader and suffragist who conceived and funded the Greenport Auditorium, built in 1894. How can we preserve historic buildings and also ensure a vibrant working community can still remain in the seaside villages of the East End? These are questions being asked by Sag Harbor-based artist Sabina Streeter in an exhibition, “Port & Harbor,” on view in Greenport’s
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Second Annual “Splash For Cast” To Be Held Jan. 28

On Sunday, Jan. 28, the North Fork Polar Bears, a winter swim group of more than 130 members and growing, will host its 2nd Annual Splash for CAST – a charitable cold-water plunge open to the public, taking place at 10:30 a.m. at Silver Sands Motel & Beach Bungalows at 1400 Silvermere Road in Greenport. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. Funds raised from the event will benefit the Center for
Candace Hall, Rev. Natalie Wimberly, Liz Welch, Anne Smith and Brian Mealy discuss fostering a Beloved Community.
Community Southold

Southold Celebrates Dr. King’s Message of Nonviolence

Pictured Above: (l-r) Candace Hall, Rev. Natalie Wimberly, Liz Welch, Anne Smith and Brian Mealy discuss fostering a Beloved Community at Southold Town's Jan. 14 Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of the power of peaceful protest carries extra poignancy this year in a political climate fraught with the prospect of political violence. As a national poll by the Public Religion Research Institute in October
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Southold to Hold Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

The Southold Town Anti-Bias Task Force will hold its annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Day Celebration at the town Recreation Center at 970 Peconic Avenue in Peconic on Sunday, Jan. 14 at 4 p.m. The keynote speaker will be the Rev. Mark Thompson, who was newly installed as the preacher at Unity Baptist Church in Mattituck. All are welcome to celebrate with the Beloved Community of Southold Town. The
East End Food Market
Community Health Riverhead

East End Food Market to Temporarily Relocate During Construction

The East End Food Market, an indoor farmers market organized by the non-profit East End Food, will be moving temporarily to Twin Fork Beer Co. at 807 Raynor Ave. in Riverhead on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. from Jan. 13 through March 30, 2024. For more information and the list of vendors, please visit riverheadmarket.org or email market@eastendfood.org. After work is completed on the site of East End Food's newly-renovated 5,000 square
Margaret Steinbugler and Theresa Dilworth outside Town Hall Dec. 11.
Business Community Government Southold

Southold Doesn’t Mince Words in its Distaste for Tax Breaks for “The Enclaves”

Pictured Above: Margaret Steinbugler and Theresa Dilworth outside Town Hall Dec. 11. Only one member of the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency board came out to Southold to hear what residents had to say about $2.7 million in tax breaks the agency is considering for the proposed luxury resort hotel "The Enclaves" on the Main Road in Southold at a hearing Monday, Dec. 11, but if the other members of
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Arts Community

North Fork Arts Center to Host Holiday Movies

The North Fork Arts Center, a new non-profit that took title to the former Greenport Theater in late November, has finalized its plans to screen a free series of holiday movies in the historic theater during the week between Christmas and the New Year. Screenings will run from Thursday, Dec. 28 through Saturday, Dec. 30, with films ranging from "Elf" to "Die Hard," "Home Alone," "It's A Wonderful Life" and
Community Development Southold

Suffolk County IDA to Hold Southold Hearing on Tax Breaks for The Enclaves

Pictured Above: The site of the proposed luxury hotel "The Enclaves" on the Main Road in Southold. After much public backlash against the Suffolk County Industrial Development Agency's approval two months ago of $2.7 million in tax breaks for the proposed $44 million luxury hotel The Enclaves proposed on the Main Road in Southold, the Suffolk IDA will hold a local public hearing on the proposal next Monday, Dec. 11
CAST festival of trees
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CAST’s Festival of Trees Returns

The Center for Advocacy, Support & Transformation (CAST) in Southold holds its fourth annual North Fork Festival of Trees this weekend at Treiber Farm in Peconic. The event, which will be both live and virtual, includes an auction of trees and wreathes decorated in an array of whimsical and expertly designed styles by local businesses, artists and friends of CAST, a cookie cottage filled with treats, crafts, Christmas trimmings and