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Historic Aquebogue farm stand reopened by young brothers with roots in local agriculture

Emil and Kyle Breitenbach, who come from a longtime farming family on the North Fork, have started their own farm and reopened the stand known to generations of locals as "Skelly's"

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Riverhead development projects and Riverhead IDA earn regional awards

Two recent development projects in Riverhead Town, along with the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency were honored last week by the Long Island Business News at the media company's Real Estate, Architecture and Engineering Awards.

New diagnostic lab center opens on Rt. 58

In addition to the typical services provided by all major labs, Lenco offers a unique mobile unit for elderly and infirm patients who have difficulty traveling to a lab to have blood drawn.

L.I. Aquarium receives accreditation by international marine mammals group

The international Alliance of Marine Mammal Parks and Aquariums has granted accreditation to the L.I. Aquarium, which has been found to meet standards covering a dozen different areas, such as animal husbandry, training, water and environmental quality, education, scientific research, breeding and transportation.

Homeside Florist and Greenhouses closes

Homeside Florist and Greenhouses, which the Olsen family operated on Main Road in Riverhead since 1954, ceased operations as of the first of the year.

Stop & Shop to acquire King Kullen chain

Stop & Shop announced today it has agreed to acquire King Kullen Grocery Co. Inc. The agreement includes King Kullen’s 32 supermarkets, including the stores in Wading River and Cutchogue, and five Wild by Nature stores.

North Fork Radiology joining Northwell Health

North Fork Radiology in Riverhead is joining Northwell Health, which has acquired the firm's building across from Peconic Bay Medical Center along with the medical practice.

National furniture retailer coming to Riverhead Centre on Route 58

An Ashley Homestore is moving into the store being vacated by Modell's Sporting Goods in Riverhead Centre. The national furniture retail store will take occupancy Feb. 1, according to the center's leasing agent.

German discount grocer Lidl acquires all 24 Best Market stores on Long Island

The Best Market supermarket on Route 58 is one of 27 locations in the N.Y. metro area — including all of its 24 Long Island stores — being acquired by the Germany-based deep-discount grocer Lidl.
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