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Centenarian Survives Hit-And-Run Accident In Hampton Bays

It's almost cinematic. A 102-year-old man is puttering down Ponquogue Avenue in Hampton Bays on his four-wheel scooter, the same path he's taken for the past six years, to get an afternoon haircut. Out of nowhere, a vehicle comes careening down Fanning Avenue, slams into his scooter at the intersect

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 01:36:00

Riverhead woman arrested for stealing $160K from employer

A Riverhead woman was arrested by Quogue Village Police for allegedly stealing $160,000 from her employer. Heather C. Stokes, 44, who worked as a bookkeeper at East End Sanitation in Quogue, stole the money through fraudulent checks, credit card and debit card purchases over a few years, according t

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-20 16:11:17

Montauk Project, Dark Files, Camp Hero Revisited: What Really Happened

Last Thursday night I watched The Dark Files; a two-hour special on History channel that it was hoped would uncover the secrets of Camp Hero in Montauk. This former military base was rumored to have been the site of government time-travel experiments, brain-altering lasers, Nazi scientist medical ex

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Police seek public's help to locate missing man

Riverhead Town police are seeking the public's help to locate a missing 24-year-old man. On Wednesday, Dominick Cusano was reported missing by his family, police said. He was last seen Monday at approximately 11 p.m. in the area of East Main Street in Riverhead. He is 6 feet 1 and weighs approximate

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 17:58:58

Kait's Angels fundraiser to benefit 8-year-old girl with brain tumor

Six years ago, at only 2 years old, Morgan West was diagnosed with diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma, an inoperable brainstem tumor. Over the past six years Morgan, now 8, has undergone numerous treatments to combat DIPG, but according to the Facebook page "Helping Hands 4 Morgan," she recently learn

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 10:00:28

Tammy Robinkoff elected new leader of Riverhead GOP Committee

The Riverhead Town Republican Committee will go into this fall's elections with a new leader. Tammy Robinkoff was elected to a two-year term as committee chairperson Wednesday night at the Riverhead Elks Lodge. She was unopposed. She has been a purchasing agent for the Suffolk County Board of Electi

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 21:10:38

Bridgehampton Mosquito Sample Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

A mosquito sample tested last week in Bridgehampton by the Suffolk County Health Commissioner was positive for the West Nile Virus. The department tested 116 samples across Suffolk County on September 12; three samples, including one in Bridgehampton, tested positive for the virus, according to a p

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-21 22:48:00

Man Steals BMW From Woman's Hamptons Driveway, Caught On Highway: Cops

HAMPTON BAYS, NY - A Hampton Bays man was caught red-handed after he stole a BMW from a woman's driveway while she was inside her home, police said. According to Southampton Town Police, the incident took place on Saturday at 9:15 p.m.; police received a 911 emergency call from a resident in Hampton

PATCH - 2017-09-19 19:21:49

East Quogue Repaving Work To Begin Next Week

Crews contracted by Suffolk County are expected to begin repaving Montauk Highway in East Quogue next week. Starting on Tuesday, weather permitting, workers with Rosemar Construction Inc. of East Moriches will begin laying down fresh asphalt along the hamlet's main traffic artery, according to Will

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 17:08:00

Thomas Gerard Bennett Of East Quogue Dies September 15

Thomas Gerard Bennett of East Quogue died at his home on September 15, 2017. He was 60. Born on April 17, 1957, to Joseph and Irene Bennett in Southampton, "Weed" Bennett, as he was known by friends and family, was one of eight children raised in a close-knit Irish Catholic family. He was a beloved

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-19 22:58:00

No public comments on proposal to landmark more properties

A proposal to accept five more properties as Riverhead Town landmarks encountered no opposition during a joint hearing before the Town Board and the Landmarks Preservation Commission Tuesday. In fact, there was no public comment at all. The properties are the Riverhead Elks Lodge, the Second Street

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-20 15:27:33

Delicious Discussions: How to promote your book

Westhampton Beach details: The Westhampton Free Library will host a delicious discussion regarding book publishing and promotion on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 6:30 p.m., at 7 Library Ave., Westhampton Beach. During the discussion, participants will hear from author and former publishing executive Eli

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Curious creatures popping up across North Fork

Over the summer, curious creatures have popped up on the North Fork, seemingly overnight, in front of businesses and a few homes. Some of the colorful, often spotted, figures appear alone, while others stand in groups like visitors from another world. Since about 2011, they've been fixtures on the S

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-19 10:00:58

Review: Dark Horse Restaurant

By definition a "dark horse" is a little-known entity which ultimately ends up victorious. Quite clever of owner Dee Muma to bestow the name on her restaurant Dark Horse in Riverhead, an establishment that prides itself on offering an entirely gluten-free menu. When she opened Dark Horse almost nine

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Visitor Drowns At Coopers Beach On Saturday

A man visiting Southampton from Singapore over the weekend died while swimming at Coopers Beach on Saturday, the victim of dangerous rip currents reported during a perfect September beach weekend. Timothy Allen Osborne, 46, originally from England but who lived in Singapore, was swimming at the popu

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 16:47:00

Behind the Hedges: Jackie Kennedy's Lasata Summer Home Cuts Price By $5 Million

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis's childhood summer home, Lasata, has been on the market since May of this year. Originally, the house and 11 acres of land were listed for $52 million, but after several price cuts, the property is now at $42 million. The house has 10 bedrooms and 10 baths, two half-baths

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

HIFF Announces Full 2017 Film Lineup

The Hamptons International Film Festival (HIFF) has announced the full slate for the 25th Anniversary festival. The 25th Anniversary will host a special event for Universal Pictures' breakout hit Get Out, from writer/director/producer Jordan Peele. The event will explore scenes from the groundbreaki

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Linni S. Deihl Of Quogue Dies September 11

Sep 20, 2017 11:02 AM Linni S. Deihl of Quogue died on September 11, 2017, with her daughter, Jessica, and dog, Piper, by her side. She was 76. Born in Stamford, Connecticut, on October 31, 1940 to Nathan B. Silberman, Esq., and Dorothy Silberman. She attended the Professional Children's School in

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 18:02:00

Rev. Canon John E. Madden

The Rev. Canon John E. Madden died at his home in Laurel Sept. 9, 2017, surrounded by his loved ones. He was 80. Born in the Bronx on April 9, 1937, to James and Lilly Madden, he later attended Queens College, Nashotah House Theological Seminary and St. Vladimir's Yeshiva. For 54 years, he was an Ep

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-19 16:34:01

Westhampton Beach School District Considers Dropping Class Rankings

The Westhampton Beach Board of Education is considering eliminating class rankings, a system that now relies on weighted grade point averages to determine order of finish, possibly starting with the Class of 2019-though the suggestion is already meeting resistance from some parents. Board members on

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 18:47:00