02/27/17 5:50am
02/27/2017 5:50 AM

Helene Korbin

Comfort Keepers has established itself as a solid source of health care assistance for the elderly on Long Island.

With a central East End location in Riverhead, the company serves both forks as well as other areas of Suffolk County. It continues to expand as the aging population, and thus the need for in-home assistance, grows.

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02/22/17 6:00am
02/22/2017 6:00 AM

Steve King

When it opened in 1977, East End Sporting Goods was one of the first stores of its kind in the area. Steve King, then a full-time high school teacher, had a passion and an idea to start something new on the North Fork. Business has certainly changed through the years, expanding to meet tourism trends and needs of local clients.

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02/16/17 5:46pm
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Concepcion Choy of Riverhead is an immigrant from Guatemala who has lived in the United States for 12 years. (Credit: Kelly Zegers)

A social media post early Thursday morning from Aldo’s Coffee in Greenport read: “We are open on Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and every other national holiday. Today, we are closed.”

This message was accompanied by a photo of a sign that read “In support of our people and #ADayWithoutImmigrants.”

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