Daily Update

Riverhead BOE cuts sports following budget failure, Judge nominees announced

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Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Wednesday, Aug. 12.


Riverhead BOE votes to cut all school sports, music programs following budget failure

Walter, DiBenedetto nominated to replace Riverhead Town Justice Allen Smith

Riverside murder victim described as ‘selfless’ mom who tried to hide from boyfriend

One week after storm, North Fork residents on the ‘horrible’ communication from PSEG

Good Samaritan assists Sheriffs in rescuing two children from Peconic Bay


Conifer Realty faces concerned Southold Town Board to explain Vineyard View gaffe supervisor calls ‘inexcusable’

Eminent domain debated at public hearing for Brinkmann property in Mattituck


The Front Porch Interview: Madewell CEO Libby Potter on the free-range families of Orient

Enjoy a cool drink and a sea breeze at the North Fork’s best waterfront bars


There’s a chance of thunderstorms today with a high near 87 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The low tonight will be around 71.