We need your help.

Now more than ever, local news matters.

Measles

As measles outbreak grows, physicians urge parents to vaccinate their children — and close their doors to those who refuse

by
Some pediatricians no longer welcome unvaccinated children, citing risks to other patients and their families.

Suffolk health officials announce first confirmed case of adult measles since recent outbreak

by
Anyone who was in the BNB bank at 48 East Montauk Highway in Hampton Bays on Saturday, April 20 between 12:15 and 1 p.m. may have been exposed to measles and should contact the health department.

‘Anti-vaxxers’ bring resurgence of preventable — and dangerous — diseases

by
A movement based on discredited science has put a generation of children at risk. Measles is a serious virus that can kill your child and you can prevent it with a simple, safe vaccination. Column by Greg Blass

Following multi-state measles outbreak, officials urge Riverhead residents to get their vaccinations

by
Local officials are urging residents to make sure they are up to date on their immunizations in the wake of the multi-state measles outbreak.
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!