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Work We Do: Roland Walker, Spin Instructor

My name is Roland Walker and I'm a certified BeatBoss indoor cycling instructor. I currently teach at three different fitness centers. One is located in East Quogue called Sportime. The other one is JABS Riverhead and the third location is JABS Cutchogue. My day starts off with teaching usually two

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 00:00:19

Zeldin Tries Again To Get New Zip Code

U.S. Representative Lee Zeldin is taking another crack at establishing a separate zip code for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton despite multiple past failed efforts. The three hamlets are part of Southampton Town, though they currently share the 11901 zip code with the Town of Riverhead, creating

27EAST.COM - 2018-01-16 18:50:00

Police investigation leads to brief lockout at Pulaski Street Elementary

Pulaski Street Elementary School in Riverhead was in a "lockout status" for approximately 15 minutes Tuesday morning due to police activity nearby, according to a robocall message sent to parents from principal Dave Densieski. There was no threat to the school, according to the message. The lockout

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 19:47:38

Trustees recommend requiring nitrogen-reducing wastewater systems near wetlands

The Southold Town Trustees are recommending that the Town Board put forth legislation that would require any new construction, replacement of a dwelling or major remodeling within the trustees jurisdiction to install innovative or alternative wastewater systems. Doing so would be a small part of a l

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 20:52:16

Fire guts upstairs room of Marc Street house

Heavy smoke poured from an upstairs room of this house at 16 Marc Street Tuesday afternoon while firefighters on the scene were delayed in being able to get water to the house. A late afternoon fire at 16 Marc Street swept through an upstairs room Tuesday afternoon pouring heavy smoke through the wi

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 23:08:53

Town Attorney: Cablevision contract with town up this year

COURTESY PHOTO Town Attorney Bob DeStefano Jr. The agreement between Shelter Island and Cablevision to provide cable service is up this year. Town Attorney Bob DeStefano said Monday it was his understanding that the contract between the town and the Bethpage-based communications behemoth will expire

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 19:00:19

In The Field: Plug Nuts Unite

Since the thaw last week didn't thaw anything around my duck blind, I spent Saturday's wonderful hunting weather at the Surfcasters Journal tackle show in whatever middle-island town Hofstra is in.I never cease to be amazed at the lengths guys will go these days to get their hands on some of the fis

27EAST.COM - 2018-01-16 17:25:00

Weather Service: Cloudy Tuesday for Shelter Island

JENNIFER STEELE PHOTO Morning fog rising from Dering Harbor. Tuesday's weather will be similar to yesterday, with the National Weather Service (NWS) calling for a mostly cloudy day with a high temperature of about 35 degrees. The wind will be out of the northeast at about 6 mph before turning to the

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2018-01-16 13:00:43

Kabob House in Goose Creek introduces buffet

Quick, picture okra korma. For eaters in the Eastern world, that's a relatively easy task. But Fauzia Garner, owner of Kabob House in Goose Creek and a member of The Post and Courier's Kitchen Cabinet, discovered many of her customers couldn't immediately summon mental pictures of the iconic Afghani

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-01-16 14:00:00

Cocaine found during Berkeley County traffic stop; 35-year-old arrested

Jermaine Karl Smith BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) - A Summerville man is in police custody after authorities found a white powdery substance in his car following a traffic stop, Saturday night. Authorities say on January 13, Berkeley County Sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop on a maroon Le

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-01-15 18:48:27

2 in custody following shooting in Ladson

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) - Two people were arrested following a shooting in Berkeley County, Monday night. Jack Scruggs, Jr. of Summerville is charged with assault & battery of a high & aggravated nature, and possession of a firearm in the commission of a violent crime. Richard Leclerc of Summer

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-01-16 17:39:50

Newborn babies at greater risk of bad outcome with the flu

Many people here in the Lowcountry are suffering from the flu. Officials at Summerville Medical Center say they are seeing a dramatic increase in more serious cases of the flu. Dr. Art Shepard is a neonatologist at Summerville Medical Center. "We are seeing a tremendous increase in the cases of flu

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-01-15 21:51:37

It is election day for Statehouse District 99. Here's what you need to know

Voters will head to the polls Tuesday to decide who will be the next state representative for House District 99. The special election is a showdown between Republican Nancy Mace and Democrat Cindy Boatwright. Neither candidate has previously served in the Statehouse. The district covers parts of Mou

THE POST AND COURIER - 2018-01-16 10:30:00

Nancy Mace, Cindy Boatwright duel in S.C. District 99 special election Tuesday

Lowcountry voters are deciding Tuesday who will be the next state representative for South Carolina District 99. Republican Nancy Mace and Democrat Cindy Boatwright are each vying to represent District 99, which covers parts of North Mount Pleasant, Daniel Island, Goose Creek, and Hanahan. "I really

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-01-16 13:51:56

Special election to determine district 99 state rep

Voters in Berkeley and Charleston Counties will head to the polls Tuesday. District 99 is having a special election between Democrat Cindy Boatwright and Republican Nancy Mace to fill the open seat left by Rep. Jim Merrill after he submitted his resignation one day before his court appearance on eth

LIVE5NEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 05:21:26

Victim of the January 9 auto-pedestrian accident has been identified

Auto-pedestrian accident from January 9. (WCIV) North Charleston officials have identified the victim of an auto-pedestrian accident from January 9. 39-year-old Timothy Livingston, of North Charleston, died at Trident Medical Center on January 13 of blunt trauma as a result of injuries sustained fro

ABCNEWS4.COM - 2018-01-16 12:26:01

Clermont mayor blasts Trump in MLK Day speech

CLERMONT - Mayor Gail Ash lashed out at President Donald Trump on Monday, criticizing the president for recent statements that have inflamed racial tensions and encouraging a crowd gathered to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day to denounce Trump's behavior. "Last year, I spoke about how our countr

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2018-01-15 21:25:35

Emergency Management to Participate in Severe Weather Awareness Week and Tornado Drill

A tornado drill will be held Jan. 24. Participants should post a photo on social media with the hashtag #LCTornadoDrill Lake County Emergency Management is observing Severe Weather Awareness Week January 22-26 by participating in community events and a social media campaign. The week offers an oppor

CLERMONTNEWSLEADER.COM - 2018-01-16 09:33:00

Apopka Police Department hires its first officer of 2018

In front of friends, family, and several members of the Apopka Police Department, Mayor Joe Kilsheimer swore-in the first new officer of the APD for 2018. His name is Aaron Makle. "I can tell you that you are joining one of the finest agencies in Florida," Kilsheimer said to Makle, and then turned t

THEAPOPKAVOICE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:47:40

Orange County Clerk opening Self Help Center in Apopka this month

The Orange County Clerk of Courts will be hosting the grand opening of its Self Help Center in Apopka on Tuesday, January 30th with an official ribbon cutting. The ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. at the Apopka Service Center, 111 N. Rock Springs Road in Apopka. With the assistance of a partnership

THEAPOPKAVOICE.COM - 2018-01-16 20:59:35