Daily Update: Police officers honored, produce recalled, election on horizon

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Monday, Jan. 28:


Life-saving effort helps net ‘Officer of the Year’ honors for two cops

Cutchogue farm recalls baby spinach, mesclun after Salmonella sample

Newcomers and incumbents face off in Greenport Village election

Community-based triathlon program comes to Riverhead Middle School


In sports, the Riverhead boys basketball team won 77-68 over visiting Smithtown West Friday. Shoreham-Wading River lost 63-40 at Miller Place Saturday.

The Greenport boys play at Bridgehampton at 6 p.m. tonight.


Expect a bright sunny day today with a high of 35 degrees and a low tonight of 22. It won’t stay clear for long though as rain and snow are in the forecast for Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service.

More on that tomorrow.