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11/27/15 6:00am
11/27/2015 6:00 AM

Paul DeCabia

On Saturday morning, family and friends will say goodbye to longtime volunteer Riverhead football coach Paul DeCabia during a funeral mass at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church in Riverhead.

Soon after, many of Coach DeCabia’s former players will pay their respects to the coach, who died Sunday, in a way only the Blue Waves football family could.

They’ll bring his cremated remains back to the football field and ring the victory bell in his honor.


Featured Story
11/16/15 3:38pm

00 Little Wizards

It didn’t matter what the scoreboard said when Riverhead teachers, staff and administrators took on the Harlem Wizards basketball team Thursday night: it was the Riverhead Central Faculty Association’s scholarship fund that was the real winner. READ

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10/08/15 5:50am


In October 2012, Anthony Mammina of Wading River met what his mother, Jennifer, describes as his “match made in heaven.”

No, the “match” wasn’t romantic, as it might sound. Instead, it was the result of Anthony, then 17, meeting Barbara McNamara, a Long Island Advocacy employee who set him up with services designed to help students with developmental disabilities prepare for the transition from school to a post-education life.