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Are video games good or bad for kids? A global debate hits home for the holidays

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At the top of many a child's holiday wish list are all kinds of video games. It’s as good a time as any to consider the good, the bad, and the ugly of video games and children.

Greg Blass got it wrong: supervisor is a ‘unifier’

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Jamesport resident Joann Waski responds to column by Greg Blass and advocates for Supervisor Yvette Aguiar's re-election.

Flip the ballot and ‘just say no’

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Assembly Member Jodi Giglio (R-Baiting Hollow) urges voters to 'just say no' to ballot proposals one through four.

Ultimately, the choice is ours — and it’s clear: Riverhead needs a clean sweep

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Electing some new talent, new ideas, and honest character presents us not merely an opportunity, but an obligation, to vote for desperately needed change, the kind of change Riverhead has needed for years, and deserves now. Wake up, Riverhead.

A town for sale: Why campaign cash matters

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Riverhead is up for sale. We’ve seen the amounts raised and spent on Riverhead elections trending upward for a...

‘Bullying’ has no place in Town Hall

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Politics are politics, however the trend of bullying, mansplaining, and general male-privileged behavior has no place in a public forum in Town Hall.

Adapt, or die — the choice is ours

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If you have an emotional attachment to the big, decrepit, vacant buildings on Main Street, you may not want to read on. You’re not going to like what I have to say.

Was L.I. serial killer investigation stymied in coverup by corrupt Suffolk cop and DA? We need a special prosecutor to probe...

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No matter who they were — no matter what their past — no one deserves to die as the Gilgo victims did. No family should suffer all these years without closure. It's time for an independent probe into how this investigation was handled in a county where two top law enforcement officials were convicted of corruption and obstruction.

Riverhead school officials’ behavior is appalling

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Evasion, double-talk, stonewalling and spin. That's all we got this week in response to direct questions which the public has the right to get answered.

Drag racing is wrong for Calverton site

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Calverton resident outlines objections to 2022 drag racing series now before town board.
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