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National Weather Service Forecast
Wednesday, July 23

Today Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10-15 mph, gusts up to 25 mph.
Tonight Cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Humid with lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with isolated thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers with isolated thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the low 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Friday Sunny. Highs around 80.
Friday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

Latest News

Plans for Greenport 2015 Tall Ships event take shape

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 23, 2014
Plans for a Tall Ship event in Greenport in 2015 are starting to take shape. Greenport Mayor David Nyce gave an update…

Trustee: Mega yachts could soon have to ante up higher rates at Mitchell Park Marina

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 22, 2014
Owners of "mega yachts" tied up at Mitchell Park Marina could soon be asked to dig a bit deeper into their pockets with…

Curtain rises on "The Wedding Singer" at North Fork Community Theatre this Thursday

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 22, 2014
The North Fork Community Theatre is ready to launch its 44th Youth On Stage production, "The Wedding Singer," this…
Beau Pollock has been coming to the Greenport Skate Park on Moores Lane since he was five.

Greenport youth work with village to revamp park in time for Sunday's Skate Festival

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 22, 2014
With the Greenport Skate Park festival set for Sunday, the village board took time out on Monday night to thank the…
Crowds enjoyed the grand opening party for the brewery in Peconic this month.

Planning board schedules special meeting to expedite full opening of Greenport Harbor Brewing Company's Peconic location

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on July 22, 2014
A special meeting of the Southold Town planning board will be held on Monday to help expedite the Greenport Harbor…

Cops: Man busted for third time in months after trying to skip out on $97 taxi fare

in Breaking News by Lisa Finn
on July 21, 2014
A Southold man was busted for the third time within a year after police said he took a taxi to his house and tried to…

SCHOOLS

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

in Greenport High School by Lisa Finn on July 20, 2014
Hundreds turned out Saturday for the Greenport High School All Class Reunion, held at Herzog Park. According to Joan Dinizio, the first all-class reunion was…

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,…

Southold BOE members call low turnout for budget vote 'shocking', 'shameful'

One day after the public passed the Southold Union Free School District's 2014-2015…

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

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…

Group for the East End offers family-oriented educational programs at Downs Farm Nature Center

Group for the East End (GFEE), in cooperation with the Town of Southold, will be offering…

BLOGS

What I did on my Summer Vacation

in Natural Living by Laurie Nigro
on July 20, 2014
Day One: It's technically the night before vacation. I'm home from work and starting the process of packing. It takes another work day,…
Emily Sciaretta

True beauty comes from within: Life on Purpose

in Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal
on July 20, 2014
MaryAngela, my second daughter, was joyful and excited about life from the womb. She too was a feminine beauty. On my last pregnancy check…

In the Kitchen: A visit with Julia Child

in In the Kitchen by Kayleigh Van Vliet Baig
on July 19, 2014
This past week I felt the need to get my hands dirty in the kitchen. Throw all the delicacy and perfection of putting together a meal out…
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Faith, love and family, grown like the flowers of the field

in Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal
on July 13, 2014
My husband and I were married on July 12, 28 years ago. To this day, the blue hue on the sides of the road, emanating from a beautiful…

LOCAL BLOTTER

Cops: Unlicensed driver cuffed for DWI in Southold Monday night

An unlicensed Southold man was charged with driving while intoxicated Monday night, police said. According to Southold Town police, Tomas Vasquez-Ochoa, 36, was busted at 9:39 p.m. on County Road 48…

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