08012014Fri
Town Crier:
  • Pause
  • Previous
  • Next
1/7
  • Local Radar

  • Forecast

  • Latest

National Weather Service Forecast
Friday, August 1

Today Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s.
Tonight Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers with isolated thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday Mostly cloudy. Showers with isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Saturday Night Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s.
Sunday Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the mid 70s.
Sunday Night Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 60s.

Latest News

Resident questions 'unregulated' Greenport village rentals

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on August 01, 2014
Tempers flared this week as at least one village resident demanded answers about rental properties in Greenport.…

High bacterial levels close Great Pond in Peconic

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 31, 2014
A portion of Peconic Dunes County Park was closed Thursday due to excessive bacteria levels, officials said. James L.…
A crowd of kids turned out for Sunday's Greeport Skate Park Festival.

Village: Little boy, 10, has yard sale, donates all proceeds, $100, to Greenport Skate Park

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 31, 2014
Even the youngest residents of Greenport pitched in to make Sunday's Skate Park Festival a success. One little boy,…
Mug shot of Marilyn Flynn.

Residents blast arrest of woman, 84, for removing circus signs

in Town Hall Notebook by Lisa Finn
on July 31, 2014
The recent arrest of an 84-year-old woman for removing two circus signs had some Southold Town residents seeing red.…

Attorney General: Southold man busted for alleged food stamp theft

in Breaking News by Lisa Finn
on July 30, 2014
A Southold man was one of ten arrested in a food stamp scam, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said…
David Markel presented the board with over 100 signatures in favor of a plastic bag ban on Tuesday night.

Residents gather petitions in support of Southold Town plastic bag ban

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 30, 2014
Southold resident David Markel has a story for the town board Tuesday night. A story about a turtle named Morris.…

SCHOOLS

Outgoing Greenport principal 'excited' about new post

As Greenport prepares to bid adieu to a well-loved principal, Len Skukkevig speaks out on his new post. "I have been offered the position of Superintendent of…

Crowd turns out for Greenport all-class reunion, 'event of the century'

Hundreds turned out Saturday for the Greenport High School All Class Reunion, held at…

McGann-Mercy to run Summer Driver's Education starting July 28

Give yourself peace of mind, give your teenager the gift of life! It's not too late to…

Mattituck-Cutchogue BOE fails to elect a president, welcomes new superintendent, principal

The Mattituck-Cutchogue board of education failed to elect a president at its…

Joyful tears, loving memories mark Greenport high school's class of 2014 graduation

Tears of joy were flowing and memories were shared at Greenport High School's 133rd…

Crowds cheer Southold High School's Class of 2014 at commencement

Cheering parents, educators and friends packed the Southold High School auditorium…

Mattituck Tractor Day celebrates North Fork's deep agricultural roots

Despite soggy skies, Tractor Day at Mattituck High School took place as planned,…

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

Kapell Gallery presents: A Larger Life in Small Paintings

The Kapell Gallery pleased to welcome Victor Elmaleh back for a reprise of his 2010 show…

ARF holds “Best Looking Mutt” contest

The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons (ARF) will be celebrating National Mutt Day,…

Senator LaValle announces Summer Reading Program for students

Senator Ken LaValle invites all students up to the 8th grade to join the NY Senate's 2014…

Rosalie Dimon Gallery: Peter Beston & Michael McLaughlin, Aug. 1

East End Arts is pleased to announce the exciting new art show at the Rosalie Dimon…

BLOGS

The road to the North Fork

in In My Opinion by Sarah Glessner
on July 30, 2014
No one ever claimed to like the Long Island Expressway. In fact, most people outright hate this seemingly endless road that stretches…

Do you look but don't see?

in Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal
on July 27, 2014
I hate wearing glasses. Since I am near-sighted and my near-sightedness is getting considerably closer, I should wear them more, especially…
Nigro hed badge

Pass the salt (by the bucket) please

in Natural Living by Laurie Nigro
on July 27, 2014
I think I've already made it pretty clear that we're an odd family. From the home-births to the menagerie of misfit animals (have I told…

In the kitchen: the versatile, crowd-pleasing frittata

in In the Kitchen by Kayleigh Van Vliet Baig
on July 26, 2014
A versatile dish can always come in handy, especially if you are looking to please a crowd or find a way to use leftover veggies. A simple,…

LOCAL BLOTTER

Cops: Southold man busted for violation of parole

A Southold man was arrested Friday after police said he was found to be in violation of his parole. According to Southold Town police, Adrian Gomez, 34, was arrested at 5:30 a.m. on Friday when…

WLNG