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‘Little Shop of Horrors’ delivers humor, heart at North Fork Community Theatre

by Nov 11, 2015
"All I ever wanted was you and a sweet little house.” The line, from a stand-out production of “Little Shop of Horrors”, heading into its...

Kait’s Angels teach local schoolchildren about empathy with new Buddy Bench

by Nov 7, 2015
Group formed in memory of Kaitlyn Doorhy, 20, of Mattituck who was struck and killed by a car last year, brings 'buddy bench' to Riverhead elementary schools to teach kids about empathy and caring.

Former Waldbaum’s in Mattituck set to reopen today as Key Food ‘Marketplace’

by Nov 5, 2015
The former Waldbaum's in Mattituck is set to reopen this morning as a Key Foods Marketplace, operated by Dan's Supreme Supermarkets.

East End towns, villages come together to save water quality in Peconic Estuary

by Nov 4, 2015
The East End towns and Suffolk County have penned an agreement establishing the Peconic Estuary Protection Committee dedicated to the restoration of the federally recognized ecosystem.

Cops: Two women, both pregnant, with infant in vehicle, suffer minor injuries after Rt. 105 rollover

by Oct 1, 2015
Two women, both pregnant and with an infant in a car seat in the back of their vehicle, sustained non-life-threatening injuries after a rollover...

Team Noelle shows up in force to ‘Break the Silence’, raise awareness about ovarian cancer

by Sep 28, 2015
Riverhead and North Fork spirit soared this weekend as more than 60 Team Noelle participants showed their love for a local woman battling ovarian...

Schneiderman on county exec’s budget bringing increased revenue to East End police: ‘Steve Bellone kept his promise’

by Sep 23, 2015
Riverhead and North Fork police departments will get a larger share of the pie next year under Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone's proposed budget,...

Colorful boat painted by visionary artist in Riverhead set to make splash during Greenport’s Maritime Festival

by Sep 18, 2015
A brightly colored boat painted by an international visionary artist in Riverhead recently is set to make a splash in this year’s “Merry Merfolk...

Sister Margaret Smyth invited by senator to hear Pope speak in Washington, D.C.

by Sep 18, 2015
In perhaps the most heaven-sent of invitations, Sister Margaret Smyth of the North Fork Spanish Apostolate has been asked to hear the Pope speak...

North Fork locals rush to save life of stranger who collapsed at wedding

by Sep 15, 2015
The room was hushed, all faces at the wedding reception turned expectantly to hear the toast, when suddenly, someone came rushing into the room,...