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Julia-Anna Searson

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.

Eastern Long Island Hospital Foundation introduces new board member

Attorney Terence Kelleher OF Southold has joined the board of directors of Eastern Long Island Hospital.

Virtual concert with local bands will benefit eight breweries on the North Fork

Two concerts, dubbed Craft Aid, will be live-streamed on July 2 and 3 from 8 to 10 p.m. Donations collected during the stream will go to benefit eight North Fork breweries, including six in Riverhead.

Early voting underway in Democratic primary elections

The New York State primary elections will be held on June 23, but in-person early voting has already begun. The 10-day early voting period allows voters to submit their ballots early in-person or by mail.

Local artists make portraits of hospital workers to honor front-line heroes during pandemic

East End Arts member artists created portraits of front-line worker at Peconic Bay Medical Center to honor their work during the pandemic.

William J. D’Ambrosia

Retired New York State Supreme Court Officer William J. D’Ambrosia passed away after a battle with a 9/11- related illness stemming from...

Spirit’s Promise to hold free online classes and support group

Spirit's Promise Horse Rescue in Riverhead will host a free online Zoom classroom for kids and adult support group every Wednesday during...

Coronavirus scams prey on anxious residents promising fake cures, stimulus checks

Scammers are using emails, phone calls and text messages to falsely claim they have information about cures for the coronavirus, sell medical supplies, ask for donations to fake charities or ask for personal information for people to receive money from the federal stimulus bill.

Local Restaurants List

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

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

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.