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Greenport Farmers Market to Open in Mitchell Park May 17

Pictured Above Mitchell Park in Greenport will be home to the Greenport Farmers Market on Friday afternoons this season. The Greenport Farmers Market will held this year for the first time in the village’s Mitchell Park at 115 Front Street on Friday afternoons. The market, which will include about 20 vendors providing a wide variety of local products ranging from fruits and vegetables to wines, spirits and cider, fish, meat,
Community Featured Greenport

Celebrating Lived History In Greenport

Christopher Bianchi has only been in Greenport since August of 2022, but you’d be forgiven for thinking he’d lived here forever.  As the reference and local history librarian at Greenport’s Floyd Memorial Library, his local knowledge runs deep, and his new podcast series for the library interviewing Greenport residents has become the talk of the town. Raised in New Orleans, and initially trained as an artist, Mr. Bianchi’s path to
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Greenport Infrastructure Transit

State Announces Start of Work on East End Traffic Projects

Pictured Above: The planned work at the Greenport intersection of Route 25 and Route 48. | New York State Department of Transportation image Governor Kathy Hochul announced Wednesday that construction is getting underway on several East End infrastructure projects, with a total cost of $10.9 million. The projects include the installation of a roundabout of the intersection of Route 25 and Route 48 in Greenport (at the north end of
Community Greenport Religion Top Stories

Seeking Harmony Among Religions

Pictured Above: Dr. Don Russo (l) and Rabbi Gadi Capela (r) at the model Seder in Greenport The fundamental story behind Easter has its roots in Jesus's Passover Seder that became The Lord's Supper. The Seder, a meal commemorating the Jews' exodus from Egypt, tells a story with power to draw together people of all faiths. This past Wednesday, March 27, about 60 parishioners from many faiths gathered at Greenport's
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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Government Greenport Housing

Greenport Pledges to be a “Pro-Housing Community”

After Governor Kathy Hochul’s “New York Housing Compact” earlier this year to mandate housing construction near railroad lines downstate fell flat in the New York State Legislature, she decided instead this summer through an executive order to launch a program known as Pro-Housing Community Certification, giving communities access to $650 million in discretionary state grant funding if they pledge to provide housing. While the initial proposal was broadly seen as
Commercial fishing boats and ‘head’ boats are making a comeback alongside the busy North Ferry terminal to Shelter Island.
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Greenport Zoning Discussions to Continue This Week

Update Aug. 25: The public hearing on the code changes will continue at a special village board meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 5 at 6 p.m. at the Third Street Firehouse. Original Story Follows: Residents and business owners who spoke at Aug. 20 and Aug. 24 hearing on a broad series of zoning changes for downtown Greenport seemed mostly to still be digesting what the new code will mean for the