01/13/17 6:00am

Tricia Scotti

It takes passion, discipline and respect to make it as a performer. Part-time North Fork resident Tricia Scotti has learned this in her nearly three-decade career as a vocalist and guitarist. Now, she wants to share her professional knowledge with her latest undertaking: the vocal lesson service Sing Sessions, which will begin operating from a Mattituck storefront later this month.

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01/12/17 5:18pm
01/12/2017 5:18 PM

The entranceway to The Vineyards in Aquebogue. (Credit: Nicole Smith)

The Great River-based hospitality firm Lessings has taken over operations at Vineyard Caterers in Aquebogue.

Lessings, which operates a dozen catering halls and several restaurants across Long Island, entered a “long-term lease” with the property owners effective Jan. 3, according to COO Michael Lessings. READ

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01/11/17 6:00am

Denise Lucas

A $3,750 donation from Riverhead Move the Animal Shelter, a nonprofit organization formed six years ago to do exactly what its name suggests, will help Riverhead Town apply for state permits to build a new kennel at the Enterprise Park at Calverton, said Supervisor Sean Walter.

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01/10/17 1:56pm
01/10/2017 1:56 PM

Jack Doscinski

The Riverhead Town Police Department is purchasing a new dog to replace Vaki, who died in August at 8 years old.

Supervisor Sean Walter said the Riverhead Police Benevolent Association has worked with the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office to reimburse the town for the cost.

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01/10/17 5:55am

Riverhead Country Day School

The former site of Riverhead Country Day School, which closed at the end of December after 23 years, is being eyed as a possible location for East End Christian Academy, a nonprofit multi-denominational school that has been looking for a home for the past two years.

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