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‘Bullying’ has no place in Town Hall

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Politics are politics, however the trend of bullying, mansplaining, and general male-privileged behavior has no place in a public forum in Town Hall.

Drag racing is wrong for Calverton site

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Calverton resident outlines objections to 2022 drag racing series now before town board.

Urges vote for Mike Zaleski for highway supe

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To the Editor: When is the last (or first) time a resident can say a town official showed up...

Why we should embrace diversity, equity and inclusion in our schools

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DEI is a necessary component if we are to educate the next generation to understand the world around them. This is especially true on Long Island, which is one of the most segregated areas in the country. Featured letter from veteran educator

Is Riverhead’s loose leaves pickup service gone for good?

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In this letter, Wading River resident Steven Marcus asks about the fate of Riverhead's loose leaves pickup service.

Riverhead must address its litter problem

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Dear Editor, No one is pro-litter, right? In recent months, I have taken to picking up...

EPCAL drag strip would be a positive thing for Riverhead

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To the Editor: I personally feel having the drag strip at EPCAL is a positive thing for Riverhead and...

Hariri: Officials have ‘failed miserably’ on immigration issues

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Letter to the editor: Officials have failed miserably in addressing the impact of the arrival of large numbers of poor immigrants in Riverhead.

Why vote for in the school election May 18? There are lots of reasons.

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If you’re like 85% of the school district’s residents, you don't usually vote in school district elections.

‘The very last thing Riverhead needs is a drag strip’

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A drag strip will mean noise pollution, air pollution, traffic congestion, and historically unruly and destructive crowds.
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