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October 2017

PL Community Life app Receives National Recognition Technology “Innovator of the Year” Silver Award

September 2017

Experience Art Without Barriers

The Suffolk Times: Seeing art through touch at Peconic Landing sculpture garden

PL offers New Art Gallery Stunning paintings by local artists on exhibit in a most unusual place

August 2017

PL Leadership Recognized ELIH’s Paul Connor honored for contributions to Peconic Landing

July 2017

PL recognized for Member Smartphone App

The Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing honored for its Community life app

Peconic Landing honored for its Community life app

May 2017

Music by the Bedside

The Suffolk Times: Music by the Bedside brings joy to students and those they sing for

Music by the Bedside brings joy to students and those they sing for

Veterans Day Wedding Giveback Reveal

ABC News 7:Navy Lieutenant from Long Island wins free wedding as thank you for military service

Newsday: LI native, U.S. Navy pilot wins free North Fork wedding

April 2017

A cultural shift on Demenia support services

March 2017

Happy Birthday to our Centenarians! Five neighbors at Peconic Landing to turn 100 in 2017 turn-100-in-2017/

February 2017

Community Effort to Combat Ageism Programs Connect, Combat Ageism

Community Programs Connect, Combat Ageism

Black History Month Celebration

Newsday: Black History Month event focuses on NASA’s ‘Hidden Figures’

January 2017

Vermont governor speaks at Peconic Landing Former DNC chair and Vermont governor speaks at Peconic Landing in Greenport

West Apartments receive Platinum LEED Certification (1/16) N.Y. apartment complex applauded for green expansion expansion/

December 2016

Generator Donation Peconic Landing’s generator donation ensures power at Greenport School, an important North Fork emergency shelter

November 2016

Best Nursing Homes

Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing in Greenport ranked among best nursing homes

September 2016

Intergenerational Day of Dance

North Fork Patch: Young and Old Unite Joyfully During Intergenerational Day of Movement at Peconic Landing

August 2016

Music by the Bedside

Long-Term Living Magazine: CCRC, arts nonprofit partner to bring music to the bedside

Changing Lives at Harbor South

Senior Living News Now: Finding New Approaches To Memory Care

A New form of Music Therapy

Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing, East End Arts win Innovation of the Year award

June 2016

The Lifestyle

Southampton Press: Golden Years on the North Fork

Art Without Barriers

Verizon FIOS: VIDEO: East End Sculpture Garden makes art accessible to all

May 2016

Community News

Southold LOCAL: New weight room opens at Greenport High School, stocked with equipment donated by Peconic Landing

April 2016

Peconic Landing’s Expansion

East End Beacon: Peconic Landing Brims With Pride Over New Expansion

New Chair takes Helm

The Independent: Novick’s the New Chair

Grand Opening: Peconic Landing’s Expansion

SoutholdLOCAL: A sneak peek at Peconic Landing’s $44 million expansion: photo tour

March 2016

John May Mile & 5k Race

The Suffolk Times: Peconic Landing’s May Mile renamed after late chairman John May

January 2016

Opera and The Arts

Verizon Fios Push Pause – Peconic Landing brings The Metropolitan Opera to North Fork students

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April – December 2015

Music by the Bedside:

Suffolk Times/Riverhead News-Review – Health Column: New program offers music at the bedside


Suffolk Times Featured Letter – North Fork Audubon Society: More ways we can protect insects

Veteran Member Profiles:

The Suffolk Times with Video – VJ Day Anniversary: Local veterans share their WWII stories

Expansion Update:

The Suffolk Times – Health Column: Garrett gives update on Peconic Landing

Art Without Barriers Sculpture Garden Season

SoutholdLOCAL – “Blind, deaf visitors explore ‘Art Without Barriers’ at Peconic Landing”

EVP Gregory Garrett Receives Leadership Award

Dan’s Papers – Peconic Landing Administrator Receives Leadership Award

Best Companies Award

SoutholdLOCAL – Peconic Landing named one of top six companies to work for in New York State

Veteran’s Wedding Giveback Reveal

The Suffolk Times – Southold Marine wins free wedding at Brecknock Hall

June-August 2014

Professional of the Year Award

The Suffolk Times – Video: Because they’re ‘Happy!’ at Peconic Landing (8-14-14 – story/photo)

The Suffolk Times – Statewide nonprofit names Peconic Landing VP ‘Pro of the Year’ (7-28-14 – story/photo)

Bringing Art to the Visually Impaired

Northforker Long Island – Greenport sculpture garden brings art to the visually impaired (7-12-14 – story/photo)

Southold Local – Peconic Landing’s annual sculpture garden brought to life for visually impaired (6-27-14 – story/photos)

Summer Film Camp – Aaron Tveit, Joe Pantoliano, and Chazz Palminteri taking part in Manhattan Film Institute’s Summer Film Camp (7-14 – story/photos)

May 2014

May Mile & 5K Race – North Fork May Mile and 5K race benefits Greenport Fire Department (5-14 – story/photo)

The Suffolk Times – Photos: Ninth annual May Mile in Greenport (5-10-14 – story/photos)

Expansion Project

The Suffolk Times – With expansion, Peconic Landing hiring on-site EMTs (5-6-14 – story/photo)

The Suffolk Times – $45m Peconic Landing expansion to go up for hearing (5-2-14 – story/photo)

April 2014

May Mile & 5K Race

The Suffolk Times – May Mile & 5K Race set for May 10 (4-5-14 – story/photo)

November 2013

Expansion Project

The Suffolk Times  Peconic Landing expected to break ground in summer (11-14-13 – story/photo)

October 2013

Waitlist Advantage Program

LeadingAge New York Fall Magazine  The Peconic Landing Waitlist Advantage Program (10-15-13 – story/photo)

Gregory Garrett Facility Leadership Award

LeadingAge New York Fall Magazine  Gregory Garrett Receives Facility Leadership Award (10-15-13 – story/photo)

September/October 2013

Bringing Cultural Arts to Members

LeadingAge New York Magazine  Cultural Arts Expand Possibilities for Quality of Life (9/10-13 – story/photo)

July 2013

MFI Film Camp/Film Screenings

Northforker Long Island/ Lights, camera, action: Celebrity film screenings at Peconic Landing (7-4-13 – story/photo) – The Manhattan Film Institute Kicks Off Second Summer Camp For Aspiring Film Buffs (7-1-13 – story/photo)

Veterans Wedding

The Suffolk Times – Air Force couple wins free nuptials at Brecknock Hall (7-3-13 – story/photo)

The East End Experience – Peconic Landing and Brecknock Hall Announce the Winning Couple in the 3rd Annual Veteran’s Day Wedding Tribute (7-4-13 – story/photo)

Air Force publications including Air Force News and news/Senior-Airman also picked up story with link to Suffolk Times story.

Gregory Garrett Facility Leadership Award Gregory Garrett of Peconic Landing Receives Facility Leadership Award (7-3-13 news release/photo) – Peconic Landing’s Gregory Garrett receives national Facility Leadership Award (7-1-13 news release/Peconic Landing logo) links to news release and logo on

June 2013

Outdoor Sculpture Garden Show Opening Bench is seat of power in art exhibit (6-28-13 story/photo in Retirement, by Peter King, contributing retirement columnist; subscription required to read online; see attached PDF of story)

Northforker Long Island/ – Benches as art: Peconic Landing’s outdoor sculpture show (6-26-13 story/photo) Opening Gala Reception, “The Rest is Art: A Celebration of the Bench as an Art Form” (6-26-13 event posting/photo) – Peconic Landing Hosts 2103 Sculpture Garden Exhibition Opening Gala (6-11-13 release and photo)

May 2013

Brecknock Art Project

The Suffolk Times Art class receives wisdom from seniors (5-17-13 story/photo)

May Mile & 5K

The Suffolk Times – Photos: Hundreds turn out for May Mile (5-11-13 short story/photos) – Peconic Landing May Mile & 5K (5-9-13 event listing with photo)–5k

Peconic Landing May Mile and 5K race (event listing with map, how to get tickets) – Peconic Landing May Mile & 5K Set for This Saturday, May 11 (5-8-13 news release/photo)

March 2013

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