Support local journalism.

Now more than ever, local news matters.

News

Latest real estate transfers

by
Transfers of real estate in the Town of Riverhead recorded July 16- July 31, 2022, as reported by Suffolk Research Service.

CDC changes COVID-19 guidance, lifts quarantine recommendation for people exposed to virus

by
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has changed its public health guidance for COVID-19, recommending that people exposed to the virus should not immediately quarantine, but instead wear a “high-quality” mask for 10 days and get tested on the fifth day after exposure.

Heat advisory is issued as heat index values climb

by
Hot temperatures and high humidity will produce heat index values up to 97° F. on the East End and 100+ across the rest of the island and in NYC today and tomorrow.

Zeldin calls for peer-to-peer counseling program to aid troubled veterans nationwide

by
Rep. Lee Zeldin today called for passage of a bill he sponsored in March to nationalize the New York State veteran peer-to-peer program, which grew out of a pilot program Zeldin spearheaded while a state senator in 2012.

County health department: 26 new mosquito samples test positive for West Nile virus in Suffolk

by
Twenty-six new mosquito samples, including three in Aquebogue, have tested positive for West Nile virus, Suffolk County Health Commissioner Gregson Pigott announced today.

Calverton farmer Jeff Rottkamp and farm finance executive Pat Wiles honored by L.I. Farm Bureau

by
Two longtime members of Long Island's agricultural community were honored by the L.I. Farm Bureau Friday night at the group's 101st gala awards dinner.

League of Women Voters seeks questions from public for NY-01 Republican primary debate

by
Candidates for the Republican Party nomination in the First Congressional District, Michelle Bond, Anthony Figliola and Nick LaLota will face off in a debate Aug. 8 hosted by the League of Women Voters. Questions for the candidates can be emailed to debate hosts by Aug. 5.

Latest real estate transfers in Riverhead Town

by
Transfers of real estate in the Town of Riverhead recorded by the Suffolk County Clerk July 1- July 15, 2022, as reported by Suffolk Research Service.

Governor declares state disaster emergency for monkeypox outbreak in New York

by
Gov. Kathy Hochul yesterday declared a state disaster emergency in response to the ongoing monkeypox outbreak in New York, where 1,383 cases have so far been confirmed.

Twelve mosquito samples across Suffolk, including one in Aquebogue, test positive for West Nile virus

by
Twelve mosquito samples taken July 20 and 21 in Suffolk County, including one in Aquebogue, tested positive for West Nile Virus, the county health department announced today.
RiverheadLOCAL