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May 2018

Successful Aging: Participating in Mighty North Fork Triathlon

Suffolk Times: Finding inspiration at Mighty North Fork Triathlon Race day began before sunrise, which suited Jean Mellano; she couldn’t sleep anyway. Dark clouds hovered over the North Fork and the whipping wind signaled less-than-ideal conditions ahead. Ms. Mellano had been through the drill many times before, always at the side of her life partner, Steve … Continue reading Successful Aging: Participating in Mighty North Fork Triathlon

Veterans Day Wedding Giveback Reveal

Suffolk Times: Couple met at 106th Rescue Wing, gets free wedding from Peconic Landing  Happiness filled the room as a Jennifer Lenzi and Trenton Zanow entered Peconic Landing Monday afternoon, as staff held balloons and American flags to surprise the winners of the 2018 Veterans Day Wedding Giveback. Staff Sergeant Jennifer Lenzi, 23, and Air … Continue reading Veterans Day Wedding Giveback Reveal

2018 John May Mile & 5K Race benefitting the Greenport Fire Department

North Fork Patch: 13th John May Mile Raises More Than $20K For Fire Department Despite soggy skies, the 13th Annual John May Mile & 5K raised more than $20,000 for the Greenport Fire Department Saturday — and honored Southold Town Police Chief Martin Flatley. According to Peconic Landing, 5K winners were named in the categories … Continue reading 2018 John May Mile & 5K Race benefitting the Greenport Fire Department

People in the News: Peconic Landing Expands Board of Trustees

Peconic Landing is proud to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Trustees, bringing Board leadership to its fullest complement since the inception of the organization. Joining the Board are Claudia Ward of Bridgehampton, Eileen McGuire of Peconic and Paul May of Southold. Peconic Landing’s 14-member Board of Trustees is responsible … Continue reading People in the News: Peconic Landing Expands Board of Trustees

February 2018

Greenport Fire Department names Robert Syron Grand Marshal

North Fork Patch: Greenport’s 173rd Washington’s Birthday Parade: Photos, Video Robert J. Syron, president and CEO of Peconic Landing, was chosen by the Chiefs of the Department to serve as the proud grand marshal. Syron said he was honored to be tapped for the title. “Peconic Landing values the Greenport Fire Department very much and we … Continue reading Greenport Fire Department names Robert Syron Grand Marshal

January 2018

Taking Pride in LEED Certification: Assisted Living Industry Seeks Sustainable Infrastructure

ACHR News: Contractors Provide Assistance to Assisted Living Peconic Landing is a continuing care retirement community in Greenport, New York. Its 144-acre campus is made up of 109 cottages and 187 apartments for residential independent living as well as assisted-living apartments and accommodations for skilled nursing, short-term rehabilitation, and memory support. The community’s expansion independent living … Continue reading Taking Pride in LEED Certification: Assisted Living Industry Seeks Sustainable Infrastructure

December 2017

Meet Dean: Peconic Landing’s Canine Companion

Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing welcomes new facility dog

AARP recognizes Music by the Bedside

LiTV: Honoring East End Arts Music by the Bedside Volunteers

November 2017

Artist-in-Residence: Shinnecock Tribal Member Jeremy Dennis

SoutholdLocal.com: Shinnecock tribal member is Peconic Landing’s first artist-in-residence

Harbor South for Memory Support Named Distinguished Provider

CrisisPrevention.com: Peconic Landing’s Harbor South Embodies the Vision of a Dementia Capable Society   This September, the Peconic Landing retirement community celebrated their receipt of CPI’s Dementia Care Specialists Distinguished Provider recognition, after opening Harbor South for Memory Support—a person-centered, memory care neighborhood. Some of Harbor South’s accomplishments as a Distinguished Provider include: Substantially increased engagement in … Continue reading Harbor South for Memory Support Named Distinguished Provider