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CBDs: Are these wonder meds for real?

Research into the value of CBDs shows some pretty powerful results: they relieve pain, aid sleep, reduce tension, ease nerve pain, slow aging, revitalize skin tissue, even balance blood sugar. They've even been called "the most promising drug that has come out for neuropsychiatric diseases in the last 50 years."

An inauguration just for show?

Half the elected officials who were on stage for the inauguration ceremony New Year's Day were actually sworn in the day before and had people without legal authority to administer the oath pretend to do it.

A daredevil first: Six men row across the Drake Passage to reach Antarctica — but why?

The spirit of adventure lies within each of us. Why do some people embrace it and go where it takes them?

In support of vaccines

Thank you for publishing Dr. Posnett’s opinion piece about anti-vaccines. It is very scary to me how many people are against medical...

Anti-vaxxers embody the dangers of the growing anti-science movements

The progress of the last century or more is ours to lose.

Corruption laid bare — now what?

There was one chilling disclosure after another in the corruption trial of former Suffolk DA Thomas Spota, who, along with former chief of investigations and chief of the DA’s government corruption bureau Christopher McParland, was convicted this month of obstruction of justice, witness tampering and other charges in federal court.

Giglio: Bail reform law puts public safety at risk

The county jail in Riverside will be releasing approximately 400 prisoners. The release of those being held will affect our downtown and communities. Transportation or funds will not be given to those released. Where do you think they will go?

Supports ‘Lower Drug Costs Now’ act

I have been struggling for several years treating Type 2 Diabetes. Having it is bad enough, but the stress of paying for...

Where have all the bluefish gone?

Vanishing bluefish bring to mind the compelling metaphor on a grand scale of the canary in the coal mine. Common sense dictates that we act far more decisively with restraint, care and rationality as fish in the wild face their unprecedented peril.

What every Riverhead resident needs to know about snow operations

A message from Riverhead Highway Superintendent George Woodson about snow operations.
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