06/29/18 6:00am
06/29/2018 6:00 AM

Some rain early Thursday morning and soaring temperatures this weekend may be just what local corn crops need to be ready for Fourth of July.

Scott DuBois, manager of Breeze Hill Farm in Peconic, said whether his corn crops will be ready remains unclear. READ

01/18/18 12:00pm
01/18/2018 12:00 PM

Two of downtown Riverhead’s most popular events may be merged into one this summer.

The annual Fourth of July fireworks show may be combined with the first installation of the popular Alive on 25 event, according to a recommendation from the Riverhead Business Improvement District Management Association. READ

07/02/17 5:58am
07/02/2017 5:58 AM

JIM COLLIGAN PHOTO

With Independence Day this week, we are back in the business of bemoaning that Americans are woefully weak when it comes to having any real knowledge of the history of their country.

Well, not actually bemoaning. Maybe a bit concerned? Amused? Anyway, as a great sage — the name escapes us — once said, “Those who forget history are … are …” You know, something bad will happen.

We think. READ