With most of Riverhead tucked in tight, Brian Adler gets to work.
At 1:30 a.m., long before the farmer tends to her crops or the deli clerk brews his first pot of coffee, the Paraco Gas yard manager is climbing a set of portable stairs onto a railcar filled with propane.
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.
Hampton Jitney customers received an email early Friday alerting them to a security breach that may have compromised personal information stored with the company and were advised to change their passwords, according to a copy of the email. READ
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.
Construction is underway at what will become Dunkin’ Donuts on Main Road in Jamesport.
A farm property dating back to 1840 that was added to the National Register of Historic Places two years ago is now being proposed as the site of a retail wine shop in Jamesport. READ
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.”
Winterfest 2017 is shaping up to be about much more than live music and wine tastings.
For its 10th anniversary, the event is expanding to provide visitors with a wider range of offerings and experiences. READ