Daily Update

Daily Update: Sister Margaret dies at 83, Butterfly Effect Project receives $10K donation in time for holidays

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Here are the headlines for Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022.


Sister Margaret Smyth, ‘Our version of Mother Teresa,’ dies at 83

Butterfly Effect Project hosts Christmas gift giveaway, receives $10K donation just in time for the holidays

Boys Basketball: Lacking intensity, Shoreham-Wading River falls to Bayport-Blue Point, 66-35


Southold school district may tap repair reserve to address infrastructure concerns

Boys Basketball: Mattituck downs Southold in 58-26 victory in Division opener

Hanukkah celebrations begin in Greenport with annual Menorah lighting


Traditional Menorah lighting in the Center

The bluebirds of happiness: Mashomack’s 20-year old-project brings birds back

Islanders fall to Killer Bees: Show great improvement against Bridgehampton

Charity cooks: A Christmas cookie from awhile back


Baking challah bread with Southold’s Ellen Love


Expect mostly sunny skies today with a high temperature near 39 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. The low tonight will be around 27.