Shoreham-Wading River freshman Brian Morrell has found himself in rare company by throwing two no-hitters in his first two varsity starts. (Credit: Bill Landon)
Soon after Taylore Baker threw consecutive no-hitters in his first two varsity starts in 2008, the Canton, Ohio, teen and his father began researching who else had ever accomplished the feat.
They started by looking through the Ohio state record books. They also searched the Internet for a match elsewhere in the country.
They found no one. Until now. (more…)
Alberto Bengolea with three of the 15 horses boarded at the 4-H Camp on Sound Avenue. Veronica, left, was injured after someone cut the fencing on the property and the horses escaped overnight Sunday. (Credit: Grant Parpan)
Shortly before 6 a.m. Easter Sunday, Willow Tree Farm owner Mette Larsen was awakened by a Riverhead police officer knocking on her door.
He had come to the Roanoke Avenue horse farm to inform her that he believed eight of her horses had escaped from the property and were roaming free along Sound Avenue. Panic set in for Ms. Larsen, who wondered why her alarm system hadn’t alerted her.
It wasn’t until she had dressed and rushed outside that she realized the horses didn’t belong to her. The eight horses were actually some of the 15 that are kept one mile west at the Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp on Sound Avenue. (more…)
Splish Splash recently broke ground on Battle for Mutiny Bay, which is expected to debut when the park reopens in late May.
For the second year in a row, Splish Splash will have a new ride when it reopens next month.
Read all about it on northforker.com
As a young boy, it was hard for me to imagine that not everyone grew up with a big lake down the street. And then I met Dale.
Growing up a sports nut who lived up the block from a lake, I spent my childhood outdoors.
As soon as the weather got warm enough, I was running as fast as I could, splashing my way into Lake Panamoka.
To live on a street where hardly any cars passed, on a property big enough to hold a sandbox and a swingset, I took a lot of my childhood freedom for granted. I was living the middle class dream — my father working at a local newspaper and my mom teaching in my school — a lot of kids would have given anything for.
And I had no idea. (more…)
Last January, Matt Spitz, right, looks at the space that will now be his brewery’s tasting room. (Credit: Gianna Volpe, file)
The Moustache Brewery tasting room will open April 19 and the owners of the Riverhead brewing company announced their plans in a most unique way. (more…)
Greenport entered the Game of Hamlets as a heavy favorite. It exited as a champion. (more…)
Orient vs. Greenport: Who will win it all? (more…)
Temple Israel will be hosting a film shoot on Monday. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch file photo)
Ever wanted to be in a movie? Well, get ready! Today could be your day.
Temple Israel announced last night that it will be hosting a movie shoot on site today, likely taking place this afternoon. Read more at northforker.com.