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Grant Parpan

Grant Parpan is the executive editor for Times/Review Newsgroup.

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08/13/15 7:00am

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While searching for the best way to describe her friend Felecia Wilson, Kathleen Courtney of Aquebogue recalls something she discovered traveling the rocky coast of Maine.

Driving along the scenic roads that line the Atlantic in the Pine Tree State, it’s not uncommon to see a shrub rose growing wild among the rocks in summer.

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07/12/15 5:38pm
A mini-van carrying six people crashed into a telephone pole on Flanders Road Sunday afternoon. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

A mini-van carrying six people crashed into a telephone pole on Flanders Road Sunday afternoon. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

A trip home from the beach was derailed for a driver and his five passengers when a front tire blew out and the driver lost control of his minivan and crashed into a telephone pole on Flanders Road Sunday afternoon, Southampton Town police said.  (more…)

07/09/15 11:58am
Jeff Heidtmann and Robert Frey see each other for the first time after a dramatic water rescue behind their homes. This photo earned Katharine Schroeder a third-place award from the National Newspaper Association Thursday.

Jeff Heidtmann and Robert Frey see each other for the first time after a dramatic water rescue behind their homes. This photo earned Katharine Schroeder a third-place award from the National Newspaper Association Thursday.

The Suffolk Times was named a finalist Thursday for the National Newspaper Association Award for General Excellence.

The winner will be announced Oct. 3 at a reception in St. Charles, Mo., though the paper is guaranteed at least a third place finish in its circulation category.

The award was one of seven given to Times Review Media Group when the NNA announced the winners of its 2015 Better Newspaper Contest Thursday morning.  (more…)

06/23/15 8:18pm
A two-car crash shut down a portion of Route 25 in Calverton Tuesday night. (Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)

A two-car crash shut down a portion of Route 25 in Calverton Tuesday night. (Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)

UPDATE, 6:15 a.m.: Police released the names of the individuals involved in Tuesday night’s crash in Calverton, as well as more details about what occurred.

No charges have been issued in the crash, which remains under investigation. (more…)