Paul Allen mug shot (Credit: Riverhead police department)
A Roosevelt man was arrested Tuesday after police tracked him down for passing a counterfeit $100 bill at a store in Wading River in July 2013, according to a police news release.
Paul Allen, 24, was charged with felony criminal possession of a forged instrument for allegedly spending the bill at Pool Palace on July 13, 2013.
He was arraigned in Riverhead town court and released on his own recognizance.
Pallbearers carry the casket of Tom Cutinella at Tuesday’s funeral service in Wading River. (Credit: Paul Squire)
Editor’s Note: This story appeared in the Oct. 9 print edition of the Riverhead News-Review.
It was second-down-and-five with 3 minutes, 51 seconds remaining in the third quarter on the overcast afternoon of Oct. 1. The Shoreham-Wading River football team led host Elwood/John Glenn by a score of 17-12.
The call was for a simple running play.
Wildcats quarterback Danny Hughes handed the ball to tailback Chris Rosati, who began to run to his left. (more…)
Tom Cutinella’s family embraces after the teen’s funeral Tuesday morning. The 16-year-old was killed after being injured while playing football last week. (Credit: Paul Squire)
Tom Cutinella was a gifted athlete, an exceptional student and a patriotic young man who planted flags at Calverton National Cemetery and had dreams of going to West Point, his father Frank said to hundreds during a eulogy opening his funeral service Tuesday morning.
But while the teen loved his country and competing in sports, to Tom, his family always came first. (more…)
Shoreham-Wading River football players at teammate Tom Cutinella’s wake Sunday. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)
When the Shoreham-Wading River football team next takes the field they will be doing so on their home turf, a Section XI official confirmed Monday. (more…)
Members of the Shoreham-Wading River football team walk out onto the field during Thursday’s vigil. (Credit: Jen Nuzzo)
The scoreboard at Shoreham-Wading River High School reflected a 0-0 game with 54 seconds left Thursday afternoon as hundreds of community members stood around the football field.
But there was no game under way. (more…)
Shoreham-Wading River sporting events have been cancelled for today as the district mourns the loss of Tom Cutinella. (Credit: Grant Parpan)
A Thursday evening vigil has been planned in memory of a Shoreham-Wading River athlete who died after being injured during a football game Wednesday evening. (more…)
Shoreham-Wading River Superintendent Steven Cohen (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson, file)
Beginning next month, school will start 10 minutes later for Shoreham-Wading River elementary school students as administrators try to correct a series of complaints about the district’s new busing system. (more…)
BARBARAELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO
Two new morning bus routes have been established to mitigate bus overcrowding in Wading River and Flanders.
During the school board’s regular meeting Tuesday, Superintendent Nancy Carney and Sam Schneider, assistant superintendent for finance and operations, outlined what the district has done to address overcrowding concerns raised by two Wading River parents at the Sept. 9 school board meeting. (more…)