Daily Update

Officials lobby to create affordable housing fund, Downtown business owner remembered

The daily update is a podcast briefing on what’s happening across the North Fork.

​Get the daily update delivered straight to your inbox each weekday morning by subscribing to our newsletter. Or listen through Apple Podcasts by subscribing to Closer Look.

Here are the headlines across the North Fork for Tuesday, October 5:


East End leaders urge passage of transfer tax to help fund affordable housing

Tony Meras, longtime face of Papa Nick’s, remembered for his warm personality

Governor defends vaccine mandate; local hospitals report high compliance rates 


Stony Brook ELIH now scheduling appointments for COVID booster shots


North Fork Dream Home: Here’s your chance to own a classic piece of the North Fork


There’s a chance for a shower this morning and skies will remain cloudy with a high temperature near 68 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The low tonight will be around 57.