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Juliana Holguin is a journalist and editor of Tu Prensa Local. Her work has been recognized with six journalism awards, including the Simón Bolívar National Award from Colombia. Send her an email:

Community mourns sudden death of 2022 Riverhead High School graduate

The Riverhead community is mourning the sudden death Saturday of a 2022 Riverhead High School graduate who had an apparent cardiac arrest following a seizure, according to his family.

Family of Flanders man who drowned in Delaware River warns of danger from strong underwater currents in popular vacation spot

A local family has issued a grim warning over the dangers of water currents and undertow in seemingly calm rivers after the death of a 47-year-old man from Flanders who drowned in the Delaware River over Labor Day weekend.

Shocked family members of slain woman remember her as kind, funny and popular

Family members of Marta Esmeralda Carbajal, 20, who police said was a victim of domestic violence, said her life ended in an argument sparked by jealousy.

Grieving, baffled sister ponders tragedy that claimed five family members

Laura Rivera, who lost her sister, niece and three nephews in the Nov. 16 fire on East Second Street in Riverhead, talks about her sister's courage and love for her family.