05/30/17 2:00pm
05/30/2017 2:00 PM

It all started when Michael McPolin and his partner, Ken Martin, spotted little black smudges on the ceiling of their former Mastic home.

Thinking it was leaking oil, they had a technician inspect their heating system in hopes of solving the problem.

It turned out to be soot from all the candles McPolin liked to burn. (more…)

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02/13/17 6:00am
02/13/2017 6:00 AM

Now that Riverhead Town Board members have added another residence on Creek Road in Wading River to the list of short-term rentals it plans to sue, property owners and renters are urging the board to reconsider its 2013 ban on residential rentals of fewer than 30 days. READ

01/20/17 6:00am
01/20/2017 6:00 AM

Diana Gallagher

Writer and Wading River native Diana Gallagher believes more can be done to help teenagers feel comfortable about seeking help with mental health issues before they become intolerable.

Ms. Gallagher, a 31-year-old Shoreham Wading River High School alumna, remembers hearing reports of suicides or attempted suicides during all four of her high school years. The SWR community is currently coping with two student suicides that took place in 2016.

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