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Town board rejects permit for two-story office building on Main Road in Aquebogue

The town board on Wednesday denied a special permit application for a two-story medical office building on Main Road in Aquebogue.

Police charge two in Aquebogue burglary

Riverhead Police today announced the arrest of two people in connection with a the burglary of an Aquebogue home last week.

Residents ask town board to reject two-story medical office building in Aquebogue’s Rural Corridor zone

Allowing the construction of a two-story medical office building in the Rural Corridor zone along Main Road in Aquebogue goes against the intent of the zoning and would change the rural character of the area, residents told the town board during a special permit public hearing last week.

On the Docks at Meetinghouse Creek: casual American waterfront dining

The restaurant at Lighthouse Marina on Meetinghouse Creek is under new ownership this season. On the Docks opened its doors last month in the former Phil’s Waterfront Bar and Grill.

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"

Plan for two-story medical office building rebuffed by town board

A proposal to build a two-story medical office building on a 3.45-acre parcel on Main Road in Aquebogue got a chilly reception by members of the Riverhead Town Board, who sent the developer back to the drawing board.

Animal advocates cancel protests outside Aquebogue puppy store, plan to meet with owners

With an eye toward raising awareness and cooperation, animal advocates who had planned a protest outside the Puppy Experience in Aquebogue decided to cancel...

North Fork Chocolate Company finds new ‘home’ in Aquebogue

Those yearning for a taste of North Fork Chocolate Company’s tempting offerings will have a new option besides ordering online or finding some at...

Witch’s Hat in Aquebogue, North Fork icon, dedicated after extensive facelift

Only days before Halloween, the iconic Witch's Hat, an iconic roadside structure on Main Road in Aquebogue, was dedicated on Saturday. The building, an official...