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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.

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

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

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?

What every Riverhead resident needs to know about snow operations

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

Protecting our communities’ maritime infrastructure

Rep. Lee Zeldin discusses efforts to protect the coastline and coastal infrastructure in the wake of severe storms.

Open letter: Mr. Zeldin, whose interests do you represent?

Riverhead resident asks Rep. Lee Zeldin: Whose interests are you representing in Congress?

Why did the supervisor wait two years to respond to the town’s overcrowded housing problem?

Guest column by supervisor candidate Yvette Aguiar on housing issues and overcrowded schools.

Here’s what I’ve done about housing issues. My opposition? Cue the crickets

Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith outlines actions she's taken to address overcrowded housing.

Petition from ‘EPCALWatch’ group: Remove ‘undevelopable’ 1,000 acres from sale

By including this land in the contract without conservation protections, there is no definitive assurance that this land will forever be safe from development.

Christmas in October? You’ve gotta be kidding

Why are the stores pushing Christmas decorations weeks before Halloween? What's the rush?
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