10/31/17 10:15am

This Southold home is listed for $1,750,000. (Credit: Town & Country Real Estate)

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This Southold home is a “sublime” Soundfront contemporary.

The home is designed for entertaining, said listing agent Nick Planamento of Town & Country Real Estate. It features a waterside terrace extending off the kitchen, with Long Island Sound views from the living room and dining room. A master bedroom suite, full bathroom and additional bedroom round out the first floor. (more…)

10/30/17 6:00am

Construction at The Menhaden in Greenport began Monday, nearly two years after the new hotel was first proposed for the corner of Front and Third streets.

The three-story building, which overlooks Mitchell Park, will include 16 hotel rooms, a 49-seat restaurant and retail space, said Kristen Pennessi of Front & Third LLC, the company behind the proposal.


10/06/17 6:03am

Miguel, Christian and Yanira Vegara inside Sweet Cart Candy Shoppe.
(Credit: Nicole Smith)

When Miguel Vergara was a child in Puerto Rico, he used to sneak Chick-O-Sticks from his grandfather’s grocery store.

Now, the Wading River resident sells Chick-O-Sticks, a honeycombed candy filled with peanut butter and rolled in toasted coconut, at his own store, Sweet Cart Candy Shoppe, which recently opened in The Shoppes at East Wind.

“They sent me downstairs to grab a thing of milk and I used to munch on the candies,” he recalled. “That got me hooked and it never went away. I’ve always had a love for sweets.” (more…)