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Taking stock, gaining perspective on all the seasons of life

ast, but we can allow it to inform our perspective on today and help us to plan for tomorrow.

Around Town: Oct. 17

Neighborhood and community news.

Then life got small, and it was good

Sometimes we think we need to accomplish more and great things to live a purposeful life. I used to think so too until I came to realize that most times, less is more. 

A breakup at any age requires time to grieve in order to heal

Even if we cannot remember why we went into the kitchen, most of us can remember our first bad breakup. The details of our lost love are hard-wired into our brain and,  if triggered, can be called up in living color.

Around Town: Oct. 3, 2021

Joyce Montag was recognized Sept. 21 with a proclamation from the Town of Riverhead for 70 years of service in the Riverhead Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, which she joined on June 13, 1951. Joyce was presented with a proclamation by the town board and a bouquet of flowers by the Ladies Auxiliary.

Around Town: Sept. 19, 2021

Neighborhood and community news from "Around Town" with Kathy Berezny.

‘Let go and let God’ — sage advice that’s hard to follow

Letting go and letting God has been a recurrent theme in my life for a very long time — maybe even as long as I can remember.

Waiting is the hardest part

Whether it’s waiting for a train or waiting for medical test results, waiting is an unavoidable part of life. And it’s hard.

Around Town: Sept. 5, 2021

Neighborhood and community news around town.

Slow down and enjoy where you are — it’s right where you ought to be

It is a gift to be simple and free, to wake up and breathe the morning air and discover that where we are now is exactly where we ought to be.