Update, 4:10 p.m.: A mother and her adult daughter escaped from their burning condo unharmed, according to Riverhead Police.
The fire is believed to have started in the chimney shortly before 3 p.m.
Just about an hour later, most of the flames had been extinguished by fire volunteers that had responded to the scene. (more…)
Grapes & Greens began distributing Port Jefferson Brewing Company beer on Monday. (courtesy photo)
Grapes and Greens is not just shipping grapes and greens anymore.
The distribution company on Sound Avenue, which opened up in 2012 in the former Blackman Plumbing building, for the past six months has added beer to its core business model, adding to the vineyards and produce farmers it currently services.
“We kind of accommodate everything now,” said Jim Alessi, director of the facility.