Shoreham-Wading River High School has received a $6,750 grant to fund a course called Long Island Sustainability that acclimates students to the dynamic science of agronomy, or the science of soil management and field crop production. READ
The volunteers who placed wreaths on veterans’ graves during Saturday’s Wreaths Across America event were asked to speak each veteran’s name aloud, thank them for their service and pause to reflect on that person’s life.
Wreaths Across America, an organization that encourages people nationwide to remember veterans on National Wreaths Across America Day, came to Calverton National Cemetery last weekend and placed about 45,000 wreaths on graves in specific sections. READ
I’m Fred Ruvolo. I’m the owner of the Village Cobbler Shoppe here in downtown Riverhead. I have been for the last 47 years. It’s a daily grind and it’s a great neighborhood to work in. There’s a lot of great people who come in every day. READ
A worker at a construction scene in Riverhead became trapped in a trench when the sand collapsed around a wastewater treatment system that was being installed Friday afternoon, according to Bill Sanok, a Riverhead Fire Department spokesperson. READ