12/02/16 4:22pm
12/02/2016 4:22 PM

Sean Walter

When New York State first approved its state property tax levy cap in 2011, this newspaper called it the biggest unfunded mandate of all. Two years later, we editorialized that the tax cap should never have been labeled “2 percent” if exceptions allow municipalities to increase budgets by more than that amount without technically piercing the cap.

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11/11/16 11:46am
11/11/2016 11:46 AM

Timothy Buckley found South Carolina

The remains of missing former Riverhead police officer and town councilman Timothy Buckley were found Thursday not far from where he disappeared in South Carolina, according to a report on myrtlebeachonline.com.

His death is being investigated as a homicide, according to the newspaper.  READ

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11/02/16 3:10pm
11/02/2016 3:10 PM

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Several service agencies that work with people who are homeless, poor, mentally ill or suffer from addiction issues have asked the Riverhead Town Board for federal Community Development Block Grant money. READ