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National Weather Service Forecast
Tuesday, September 2

Today Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tonight Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Some storms may produce heavy rainfall. Humid with lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night Clear. Lows around 60.
Thursday Sunny. Highs around 80.
Thursday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s.

Latest News

Three rescued after boat capsizes off of Orient Point

in Breaking News by Lisa Finn
on September 02, 2014
Three men were saved after their boat capsized in Plum Gut harbor off Orient Point Monday, police said. According to…

$8.1 million, 15-mile repaving project begins on Main Road in Southold

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on September 02, 2014
Work has kicked off on an $8.1 million, 15-mile repaving project that stretches from Route 58 to Tuckers Lane in…

Search still on for missing parrot; third sighting in Greenport last week

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on September 02, 2014
It's been six weeks since Joyce Culver last saw her beloved parrot Lulu, who flew out of her Greenport home when a…

Animal lovers turn out for yard sale to benefit North Fork Animal Welfare League

in Local News by Lisa Finn
on September 02, 2014
A crowd went to the dogs — and cats — on Saturday at a yard sale hosted by The North Fork Animal Welfare League to…

Bay constables issue summonses to anglers taking undersized, out of season fish

in Breaking News by Lisa Finn
on September 01, 2014
Southold Town bay constables netted over 40 fishermen for taking undersized and out of season fish on Sunday, police…

Labor Day holiday closings and information

in Local News by Denise Civiletti
on September 01, 2014
Labor Day is a federal and state holiday in New York. Closed for Labor Day: government offices, including Southold Town…

SCHOOLS

Greenport High School BOE hires new interim principal

in Greenport High School by Lisa Finn on August 20, 2014
The Greenport Board of Education has hired a new interim principal to replace Len Skukkevig, who will be leaving to take on a position as Shelter Island school…

Outgoing Greenport principal 'excited' about new post

As Greenport prepares to bid adieu to a well-loved principal, Len Skukkevig speaks out on…

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…

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

EEA announces "ALL FIRED UP ON MAIN!"; Invites artists to submit proposals

East End Arts is pleased to announce a special fire hydrant design contest in Downtown…

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…

BLOGS

Nothing says Sunday morning like bacon in the frying pan

in Natural Living by Laurie Nigro
on August 31, 2014
Alarm clocks are my nemesis. We are slaves to an alarm six days out of every week. And my husband insists on using the old school,…

Running: lessons from a 5K race

in Life on Purpose by Eileen Benthal
on August 31, 2014
I did it! I completed the 5K run sponsored by the Jamesport Fire Department! Notice that I said “finished” — not ran. I kept moving the…

Spicing things up in the kitchen

in In the Kitchen by Kayleigh Van Vliet Baig
on August 30, 2014
The unofficial end of summer is here. I have been busy getting my butt kicked inside a kitchen for the last four months and I don't think I…

Fishing Report: Capt. Jon Bowen, Capt. Bob Fishing Fleet: How to catch bluefish

in In My Opinion by Capt. Jon Bowen
on August 25, 2014
This past weekend marked the WICC, the world's greatest bluefish tournament, in the Long Island Sound. A whopping $25,000 dollars was…

LOCAL BLOTTER

Cops: Woman charged with stealing license plate turns herself in

A Greenport woman turned herself in after she stole another woman's license plate, police said. According to Southold Town police, Crystal Anderson, 31, of Greenport, was arrested on August 15 at…

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