It wasn’t difficult for Laura Soviero of Wading River to settle on the name “Dying to Live” for her nonprofit, which was founded last year and provides emotional and financial support to local families affected by a loved one’s drug addiction.
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. And if you’re reading this column, it’s likely that you or someone you know has been affected by the disease, which is the nation’s second-leading cause of cancer-related deaths.
Until recently, the Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps’ web presence was “horrible,” according to Asst. Chief Rod Richardson.
More than 1,000 pounds of prescription and over-the-counter medication were safely disposed of through a drop box located at the Riverhead Town Police Department, the Riverhead Community Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth announced Thursday. (more…)
Significant change is underway at Robert James Salon, a downtown Riverhead business that’s been an East Main Street institution since 2005.
The weathered buildings lining much of the Flanders Road commercial district in Riverside, or what remains of it, appear to be listed for sale more than they’re open for business. READ
The winter doldrums are in full force, which means Sean McCabe and fellow East End Emerald Society members are hard at work organizing Jamesport’s third annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.
But Mr. McCabe isn’t just helping to plan this year’s event: He’s been selected to lead the parade as its 2016 grand marshal. READ
KATHARINE SCHROEDER PHOTODiane Dunbar outside her Greenport office.
She didn’t relocate to the North Fork full time until the early 2000s, but Diane Dunbar’s memories of the area began taking shape when she was a child, during summers at her family’s East Marion cottage on Peconic Bay. READ