The snow that has begun to fall across the North Fork might only add up to a couple inches, but the freezing rain that could follow might make travel difficult this evening, the National Weather Service has warned. (more…)
A pair of hearses lead a lenghty funeral procession into Washington Memorial Park in Coram. (Credit: Grant Parpan)
Tanya Lawrence was described as a giving person at her funeral Saturday, someone who cared for even the most distant of strangers.
Her daughter, Danielle, whose body filled the casket alongside hers, was said to be a shy teenager who brightened up while performing on a stage.
Hundreds crowded First Baptist Church for the joint funeral, saying goodbye to the mother and daughter, as a community begins to heal from the tragic shooting at the family’s home in Wading River last Sunday. (more…)
Suffolk County investigators arrive on scene of the shooting incident Monday morning. (Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)
The 17-year-old girl who was murdered along with her mother in Wading River Sunday night had previously told police she was afraid of the man who would later shoot and kill her, according to records obtained by the News-Review. (more…)
Tow trucks arrive at the scene of a seven-car pileup in Jamesport Sunday morning. (Credit: Grant Parpan)
Last night’s winter storm might not have lived up to the hype, but that doesn’t mean all the local roads are safe to drive on.
Riverhead police investigate at an Aquebogue nursery Friday evening. (Credit: Paul Squire)
The owner of an Aquebogue nursery discovered the body of a deceased male on his Main Road property Friday evening, Riverhead Town police have confirmed. (more…)
Experts say native plants like these New England asters are preferred for rain gardens. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file)
A unique program that allowed for a small number of homeowners in Southold and Southampton towns to earn a rebate of up to $500 for installing rain gardens, rain barrels or other forms of “conservation landscaping” on their properties has been expanded to include a portion of Riverhead and other areas. (more…)
The number of robberies reported in Riverhead Town this year grew by two at about 10 p.m. Saturday, and this time weapons were used in both incidents, Riverhead Town Police said. (more…)
It happened again last month. Jack McGreevy sent a letter to the editor and we received several angry responses.
Mr. McGreevy has developed a reputation as this newspaper’s most polarizing letter writer.
The Mattituck man has his opinions on a wide variety of topics, some of which, particularly his views on marriage, have been known to offend many, myself included. (more…)