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Pulaski students wear red to remember Boy Scout Andrew McMorris

Pulaski Street Elementary School wore red to school Wednesday to honor the memory of Wading River Boy Scout Andrew McMorris, who was killed by a drunk driver in September 2018.

Wind advisory, gale warning in effect Thursday

Update- Jan. 16: A wind advisory is in effect Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10. p.m. for strong northwest winds gusting to 50 mph. A gale warning is in effect for the eastern Long Island Sound from Thursday morning to Friday afternoon.

Free flu shots to be offered in Riverhead for people without insurance coverage

Free health shots for residents who are uninsured or whose insurance doesn’t cover the vaccine will be provided by the county health department

Joseph B. Bokina Jr., 65

Joseph B. Bokina Jr. of Cutchogue died in Greenport on Jan. 11, 2020. He was 65 years old. Bokina...

Health department lifts advisory on Peconic River after last week’s sewage discharge

Results of recent sampling conducted by the health department indicate the water meets state water quality standards for contact recreation, health officials said.

John George Madsen, 81

John George Madsen of Southold died on Jan. 12, 2020. He was 81 years old. Born on April 16,...

Melvin R. Dominguez Torres, 21

Melvin R. Dominguez Torres, of Cutchogue, died on January 6, 2020. He was 21 years old. The family will...

George Edward Freeman, 63

George Edward Freeman of Riverhead died on Jan. 8, 2020 at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore. He was 63 years old.

Black history showcase at Riverhead library starts Jan. 21

An exhibit honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be on display Jan. 21-29 and a black history exhibit will be showcased Feb. 1-29.

Update: Teen reported missing Saturday afternoon has been located unharmed

Police said Jennifer Morales has not been seen since leaving a residence on East Main Street yesterday. She is described as white, 5’-2” tall, 160 lbs., with brown eyes and long black hair.
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