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Editorial: A story to remember

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO Tippi and Al Bevan have been running the Community Food Pantry since 2006. One of the clumsier phrases employed by sociologists and nonprofits these days is "food insecure." The language police - and we count ourselves as on-duty officers - will sneer at the transfiguration of an

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 13:00:25

Editorial: After 51 years, still no closure for Louise Pietrewicz's family

On Oct. 26, The Suffolk Times and the Riverhead News-Review published a special section on the story of Louise Pietrewicz, who disappeared Oct. 6, 1966, never to be seen or heard from again. Louise was born in Sagaponack, a farming community on the South Fork, and in 1950 married a Cutchogue farmer

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 10:57:39

Police report arrests during DWI task force enforcement

Southold Town Police report two arrests made during an East End DWI Task Force holiday enforcement action. Police said Pasquale P. Cutone, 56, of Mastic, was stopped by police Wednesday night at about 11 p.m. after he was observed failing to maintain his lane of travel on County Road 48 in Mattituc

SOUTHOLDLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-24 10:21:27

Shop 'Til You Drop: Digest These Post-Thanskgiving Day Deals

It's difficult to boil down all the post Turkey Day deals for your home and your loved ones to one page, but we tried. In Home, at 132 Main Street in Sag Harbor, is offering 30% off select Queen or King Magniflex mattresses through December 1. inhomesagharbor.com New studies show that having a dog i

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Hamptons and North Fork Kids Events This Weekend: November 25-29

Enrich your kids' lives with these great events in the Hamptons and North Fork this weekend, November 25-27, 2017. Find more events at Events.DansPapers.com. THEATER The Three Little Pigs Build a Better House When: November 25, 11 a.m. Where: Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor What: The th

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Santa Speaking: Musings from Santa About the Troubles with Celebrity

Kids under the age of five can't read. So I suppose I can speak freely here. On Saturday, December 2 at 10 a.m., Santa Claus, accompanied by Mrs. Claus, will be coming down Main Street in East Hampton high atop his red sleigh as part of the annual Christmas Parade. He will be smiling and waving to t

DANSPAPERS.COM - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Fatal accident in Old Lyme under investigation

Old Lyme - State police are investigating a car versus pedestrian crash in which the pedestrian later died from his injuries. At 1:49 a.m. Oct. 30, a Toyota Tundra SR5 driven by Daniel J. Coffee, 35, of Old Lyme, was travelling south on Boston Post Road, approaching Sill Lane, when he struck Yeison

THEDAY - 2017-11-24 19:18:00

1,200-year-old Native American artifacts unearthed in Westbrook

When he stumbled upon Native American artifacts dating back at least 1,200 years, he knew it was a big deal. "I called Gary and said, 'I got a good one here,'" said Maynard. Thanksgiving History: Stuffing v.s. Dressing: What do you call it? He made the find while clearing land for new home construct

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-24 01:01:52

Council tables action on ATU property

The Russellville City Council discussed and eventually voted unanimously during its November regular meeting to table a motion to trade properties with Arkansas Tech University until next month. Mayor Randy Horton told the council representatives with the college wanted to trade property it owns on

COURIER NEWS - 2017-11-24 16:04:38

RHS' Foy named Region 4 Choir Director of the Year

Matthew Foy, the Russellville High School choir teacher, was announced Nov. 4 as the Region 4 Choir Director of the Year by the Arkansas Choral Directors Association during the All-Region Clinic. "[I was] surprised," Foy said of receiving the award. "It's an award where the directors of the region v

COURIER NEWS - 2017-11-24 14:13:38

London subway station evacuated after reports of shots fired

Updated: 11:43 AM CST Nov 24, 2017 Police are responding to reports of shots fired at the Oxford Circus subway station in London. Authorities say there are no reports of casualties and no suspects have been identified yet. Though it's unclear if the incident is an act of terror, police say they're

KHBS - 2017-11-24 17:43:00

Saturday collision on Hwy. 10 kills 2

Emily D Fitch, 25, and Andres G. Martinez, 21, both of Casa, were killed in a motor vehicle accident on State Highway 10 near Ola at approximately 4:41 a.m. on Saturday. According to a police report, the vehicle Martinez was driving crossed the center line and struck Fitch's vehicle. Fitch was trave


Community people: Jim Davidson, Shawn Pierce and Kelly Davis.

THE COURIER / Submitted Jim Davidson (center), CEO of Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville, recently spoke to the Russellville Rotary Club. Davidson shared his passion for the medical profession and his leadership style that he has brought to Saint Mary's. Davidson also shared his ph


Russellville Council OKs standard street lighting

After members of the Russellville City Council voted against installing decorative lighting on Sequoyah Way that would have cost over $400,000, aldermen voted 7-1 to install Entergy-owned standard poles and lights during its November regular meeting at City Hall. Public Works Director Kurt Jones sai


Thousands expected for lighting ceremony and parade

The annual Holiday Trail of Lights Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Parade will take place Saturday in Paris. Thousands are expected to be in attendance, according to Tonya Baumgartner, executive director of the Paris Area Chamber of Commerce, which organizes the event. The theme of this year's parad


Arkansas woman accused of driving vehicle into river while intoxicated

Authorities say a woman faces a charge of driving while intoxicated after her vehicle ended up in a river. An officer with the Perryville Police Department received a call around 6:45 p.m. Monday that a woman, wet and apparently lost, was walking north on the Fourche La Fave River bridge. Officers a

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-11-22 19:14:00

Southern Tier residents have extraordinary reasons to be grateful this Thanksgiving

When she sits down to the table at her son and daughter-in-law's house this Thanksgiving, Carolyn Smith might lead her family in prayer. Or someone else might take the helm and supply their own words - they're pretty relaxed about it. But these days, the 81-year-old Chenango Bridge resident has a da

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-11-23 13:30:48

Ithaca Police Charge Man with Arson in Overnight House Fire

Ithaca Police have arrested a 31-year-old Dryden man for allegedly starting a house fire on Wednesday morning. "I'm saddened this happened in our community, and I am thankful for the services from the Red Cross in assisting those who are displaced by this cowardly act. Investigating the origin and

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-11-23 02:44:00

Dryden man accused of starting fire that displaced seven in Ithaca

Police say a 31-year-old Dryden man caused a fire that displaced seven Ithaca residents who were living at a home a few hundred yards southeast of Ithaca Commons. Firefighters and police were called to the fire at a three-story duplex home located at 120 Hudson St. at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday, police sai

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-23 15:41:00

High-speed internet on its way to some rural Cayuga County towns

AUBURN - By the end of 2018, about 4,000 residents in seven rural Cayuga County municipalities will have access to high-speed broadband internet through 400 miles of fiber network from New Visions Communications. The $14.1 million project covers parts of the towns of Sterling, Victory, Montezuma, M