A school bus got stuck on the guardrail of the L.I.E. Tuesday afternoon. (Credit: Paul Squire)
A mini-school bus headed for St. Isidore Elementary School in Riverhead crashed onto the guardrail of the Long Island Expressway Tuesday afternoon after the driver lost control of the bus between eastbound exits 72 and 73, police at the scene said. (more…)
Enough with the baloney.
That could have very well been the title of the Southold Historical Society’s latest nonfiction publication, called A World Unto Itself: The Remarkable History of Plum Island, New York.
The 388-page tome is being billed as “the definitive history” of the island off Orient Point.
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A Jamesport woman was arrested Sunday in Laurel on a drunken driving charge, Southold Town police said.
Jaime Asklund, 34, was pulled over after she was observed crossing the solid double yellow line while driving on Route 25 near Bray Avenue at around 11:30 p.m., police said.
Ms. Asklund’s breath “smelled of an alcoholic beverage and she failed standardized field sobriety tests,” officials said.
Ms. Asklund was charged with driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, and held for an arraignment, police said.
Out East Family Fun will be closing at the end of September. (Credit: Carrie Miller)
After more than a decade of amusement, Riverhead’s Out East Family Fun center is retiring its putters.
The center, which opened in 2001 on Route 58, is slated to close by the end of September, owner Ed Meier told the News-Review last week. (more…)
A 33-year-old unlicensed Riverhead woman was arrested on a drug charge after being stopped on Osborne Avenue last Monday, State police said.
15 years ago this week
Flight canceled: Grumman rezoned to exclude airport
The Riverhead Town Board voted Sept. 7, 1999 to strip the former Grumman property of its military use zoning, establishing two new commercial categories.
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