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August 2018

Peconic Landing to Host End of Summer Celebration and Fireworks Show

NorthForkPatch.com: Grab your picnic blankets and head over to Peconic Landing on Sunday, Sept. 2 for the 7th Annual End of Summer Celebration and Fireworks Show. The event, free to the community on Labor Day weekend, draws a delighted crowd of hundreds and is organized to thank the community for its support throughout the year, … Continue reading Peconic Landing to Host End of Summer Celebration and Fireworks Show

July 2018

Volunteer of the Year: Brian Connolly

Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing’s Piano Man named Volunteer of the Year Seated at the black piano in a gathering space in The Shores, 24-year-old Brian Connolly fixes his sheet music and begins playing his first song. In a half-circle around him are a dozen smiling Peconic Landing residents. When he concludes a number, they all … Continue reading Volunteer of the Year: Brian Connolly

LeadingAgeNY Awards: Innovation of the Year & Employee of Distinction

Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing, Manhattan Film Institute receive Innovation of the Year Award  Peconic Landing received two awards from LeadingAge New York on Friday afternoon.The retirement community, along with the Manhattan Film Institute, won the 2018 Innovation of the Year Award for their collaborative film project Seniors in Film. Additionally, Peconic Landing employee Joseph Hughes … Continue reading LeadingAgeNY Awards: Innovation of the Year & Employee of Distinction

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