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In My Opinion Why Riverhead is still missing the mark on downtown revitalization

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Smart growth is needed. This takes planning and a strong commitment to encourage development that provides a variety of housing types, not just rental apartments.

Opinion Congressman Zeldin, your constituents deserve more open, two-way discussion on many important issues

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New York's First District residents deserve a face-to-face meeting with their congressman to discuss many important issues in a two-way conversation.

Rep. Lee Zeldin on Obamacare, education, infrastructure and the environment

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Rep. Lee Zeldin discusses education, infrastructure, healthcare, and environmental priorities facing our district in this second of a two-part op-ed.

Congressman Zeldin must present evidence to back up his claims

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Congressman Zeldin can no longer assume he can make statements without having to defend them. His constituents demand and deserve evidence-based justification for his positions.

Zeldin: My local legislative priorities

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Rep. Lee Zeldin sets forth his local legislative priorities in this first of a two-part op-ed.

In My Opinion Zeldin owes his constituents a meeting

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Rep. Lee Zeldin, who canceled an April 13 town hall meeting in Southampton citing protesters, should face his constituents whether they agree with him or not, writes Amy Turner of Wainscott.

In My OpinionFrom Obamacare to Trumpcare: What to expect if the controversial health care law is repealed and replaced as promised

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An insurance agent who's dealt with the changing landscape of health care and health insurance for more than 20 years gives his insights on what will likely happen if the Affordable Care Act is repealed.

In My Opinion Why you should vote ‘yes’ for Prop One – for land preservation and water quality

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Residents of the Town of Riverhead, you and I have what it takes to shape the future of our community, ensure our rural quality of life, and continue to protect our critical, natural resources.

Kitty Meras: An Appreciation

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Without my realizing it early on, Kitty set an eye-opening example of the woman I could be to: confident in what I believe in and who I am, and not afraid to speak out or apologize for any of it.

Opinion columnGrapes and Greed: 5 ways J. Kings is in your pocket

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Guest column by Larry Simms questions propriety of town's settlement with Grapes and Greens/Cider House owner.