08/11/17 6:01am

In the 1960s, Southold Town was home to approximately 100 farmers, most of them focused on growing potatoes.

Now the only potato farmer left in Peconic, Gene Wesnofske is celebrating his 50th year in business at Wesnofske Farms.

“I’m happy that we’ve lasted this long,” he said. “This is a tough business. When we moved out here in ’67, there was probably, in Southold Town, there might have been like 100 farmers … now we’re down to a handful from the Mattituck line to Orient … So to survive 50 years is a great accomplishment and to have my family behind me and helping out is even greater.” (more…)

08/01/17 6:00am

This Southold home is on the market for $1.2 million. (Credit: Beninati Associates, courtesy)

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This open and airy Southold home offers the perfect place offers to entertain or unwind, both inside and outside.

The interior of the four-bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home comes with two master suites — one on the first floor, which contains a sitting area and another on the second floor, which is private and separate from the other guest rooms. (more…)