Just over a year ago, the headline atop one story in this paper read: “Drivers welcome ‘awesome’ gas prices at the pump.” It was December 2014 and the cost of a gallon of regular gas was $3.05.
How quickly times have changed. READ
Hampton Coffee Co. unveiled a fourth store on Sunday morning with a ribbon cutting ceremony at its new Aquebogue location.
It is the first North Fork storefront for the company, which operates in Southampton, Water Mill and Westhampton Beach. READ
A Barth’s Pharmacy, complete with a drive-up window, is headed for the former Capital One property in Jamesport.
The Main Road site was recently purchased by Louis Cassara, owner of the Barth’s Pharmacy in Westhampton, who confirmed that he has targeted May as an opening date if not sooner. READ
Riverhead Building Supply will be expanding to Long Island’s North Shore this year, having struck deals to acquire the assets of two existing lumber companies, and will establish new locations in Locust Valley, Huntington and Port Jefferson, the company announced last week. READ
It seems that once the ball drops and Jan. 1 rolls around, people run to the gym using the mantra “New year, new me” as inspiration to get in shape. READ
For Mattituck’s Paige Romanowski, there’s a special sort of satisfaction in her work as a personal trainer.
“The beauty of it all is seeing somebody achieve things they didn’t think they could,” she said. “Those types of achievements make all of this worth it.” READ
Coffee fans, get ready: another boutique coffee shop is opening its doors next Sunday in Aquebogue.
It was considered a gamble when chefs Gerry Hayden and his wife, Claudia Fleming, left successful careers in the New York City dining scene to open a high-end farm-to-table restaurant in Southold. (more…)