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Tragedy leaves close-knit Flanders community reeling from grief

The close-knit community is grieving the deaths of 30-year Flanders-Northampton Ambulance member and ex-chief George Worthington Jr. and his wife Mary in a motorcycle accident last weekend, and the death of the victim's broken-hearted father George Worthington Sr. the following night.
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Virtual public forum on housing in Flanders, Riverside & Northampton slated for Thursday evening

A virtual public forum on housing in the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton community will take place tomorrow night at 7 p.m.

Flanders church offers drive-through ‘super market’ Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m.

Blaze Church in Flanders is conducting drive-through food distributions every Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. Blaze Church pastor...

Photos: Christmas tree-lighting event draws crowd in Flanders

The event, organized and hosted by Truth Community Church, featured photos with Santa, Christmas carols sung by the Riverhead Middle School show choir, an outdoor fire, and cookies, doughnuts, chips and hot chocolate to fend off the cold.

Zeldin reintroduces bill to assign Flanders-Riverside-Northampton separate zip code

A bill that would assign a new, unique zip code to the hamlets of Flanders, Riverside and Northampton was re-introduced today in the House of Representatives by Rep. Lee Zeldin.

Photos: Santa arrives in Flanders to help light up Big Duck for holidays

The Suffolk County Parks Department held its annual Big Duck lighting Wednesday night, ushering in the holiday season with carols, hot cocoa and a visit from Santa Claus himself.

Children’s Museum of the East End to open satellite facility in Riverside

The Children's Museum of the East End, located in Bridgehampton, will open a 2,000-square-foot satellite location at Ludlum Avenue Park in Flanders, offering permanent, full-fledged, year-round enrichment programming for kids — as soon as next year if all goes according to plan.

Plans for long-vacant former health club site on Flanders Road moving forward, developer says

Developer Island Properties of Farmingville which plans to build a new 10,000-square-foot building to house a health club and a meditation/massage center, says it has all necessary approvals and is moving forward with the project.

El Dia de la Esperanza ,”Hope Day,” vuelve por segunda vez y busca empoderar y ayudar a la comunidad

"Se trata de satisfacer las necesidades de nuestra comunidad y de concienciar a nuestro vecindario" Hope Day es un evento de un día que se lleva a cabo en varias locaciones a través de Long Island, NYC y NJ y que se celebrará por segunda vez en la zona de Flanders-Riverside

Hope Day returns this year and aims to empower and help the local community

"It’s all about meeting our community needs and bringing awareness to our neighborhood.” Hope Day a one-day event held in multiple locations across Long Island, NYC and NJ, will return for the second time to the Flanders-Riverside area.