Katie, winner of the 2016 James Murphy Cub Reporter of the Year award from the L.I. Press Club, is a reporter, editor and web developer for the LOCAL news websites. A Riverhead native, she is a 2014 graduate of Stony Brook University.
Michael Drozd, who is finishing up his senior year at Queens College, was hand-picked by his college choir instructor to sing at four Josh Groban concerts – one at Jones Beach in Nassau County and three in New Jersey.
After Margarita Jimenez broke her back and her neck in a serious car accident last July, the Riverhead woman wants to raise awareness about the dangers of drunk driving with a demonstration in Riverhead Monday evening.
Damage to the skate park's infrastructure was more extensive than either the parks department or the repair company anticipated. Total repairs costs are now estimated at around $90,000, up from $49,000.
Riverhead's new summer street festival will kick off this Thursday evening with outdoor street dining at downtown restaurants, pop-up musical festival performances, artist exhibitions and plenty of family friendly activities.