Daily Update: Croteaux Vineyards sold, holiday light show rejected

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Thursday, July 11:


Owners of Shinn Estate, The Menhaden purchase Croteaux Vineyards in Southold

Riverhead Town Board rejects holiday light show, rodeo at Long Island Sports Park

Town may require outside agency conduct environmental review of Strong’s Marine expansion

Greenport schools look ahead following failed bond vote


The family tree behind Verderber Nursery is branching out


Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high near 80 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. There’s a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.

The low will be around 70 tonight, with more rain and storms likely after 8 p.m.

Rainfall between a quarter and half of an inch is possible.