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Julia-Anna Searson

Julia-Anna Searson
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Julia-Anna is a Riverhead native and a recent graduate of Stony Brook University, with a degree in Biology and minor in Anthropology. She currently lives in Cutchogue.

Local Restaurants List

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Riverhead's independently owned restaurants are among the small businesses hid hardest by the coronavirus outbreak. Our support now is crucial to their...

School board wrap: budget proposal part two, residency enforcement

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Here's what school officials plan to spend on instruction, security, transportation and facilities in the 2020-2021 school year.

Penalties coming for residents who don’t follow garbage pick-up rules

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Riverhead residents who don’t follow town rules for solid waste collection will now face penalties for noncompliance. The stricter enforcement for sanitation town code is aimed to mitigate rising disposal costs and changing markets.

Glenn Barry Kantor, 70

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Glenn Barry Kantor of Southampton died in his home on Feb. 25, 2020. He was 70 years old.

Eagle Scout project would restore forgotten historic family cemetery

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A tiny, overgrown family cemetery tucked into the Calverton woods may soon get some long-overdue TLC, thanks to the efforts of an Eagle Scout candidate.

Possible county purchase of two Riverhead golf courses is put on hold

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North Fork Legislator Al Krupski moved to table a resolution authorizing an appraisal of the Cherry Creek golf courses on Reeves Avenue.

Meet Yucca, the furry new member of the Phillips Avenue family

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Phillips Avenue Elementary School has a popular new 'teacher,' a 3-year-old graduate of the Canine Companions for Independence.

High school’s ‘Empty Bowls’ event raises $1,800 for Maureen’s Haven Homeless Outreach

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The high school’s ceramics class, photography club and cooking club teamed up on the fourth annual 'Empty Bowls' fundraiser.
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Oktoberfest, fireworks and more: this year’s special events in downtown Riverhead

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Fireworks will illuminate the downtown sky again this summer and an Oktoberfest celebration will be added to the downtown Riverhead roster of events this year.

Drone-maker seeks ‘temporary’ use of Calverton runway for test flights

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ULC Robotics was introduced to the town board in October as a potential tenant in the planned industrial park proposed by Calverton Aviation and Technology.
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