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Southold Town Police blotter: Sept. 11 - Sept. 17

A Southold woman phoned called 911 on Sept. 11 when she heard a cell phone go off at her residence. Upon arrival, police officers determined that the woman's iPad was making the noise. On Sept. 12 police received a report of political signs being displayed within 100 feet of Cutchogue East School,

SOUTHOLDLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-20 21:17:36

Cops: Southold man caught driving with revoked license

A Southold man with a prior DWI conviction was caught driving with a revoked license and without an interlock device, according to Southold Town police. Joel Jepson, 53, was was stopped while driving Ford Explorer on Hummel Avenue shortly before 8:30 a.m. Sunday, police said. He was arrested and cha

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-18 14:07:32

Quogue Police: Riverhead Women Arrested For Stealing More Than $160,000 From Employer

A Riverhead woman has been arrested for stealing more than $160,000 from East End Sanitation in Quogue, where she was employed as an office manager, according to Quogue Village Police. Heather C. Stokes, 44, stole the money through fraudulent checks and credit card and debit card purchases over a f

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-19 23:51:00

Fehrm and Derry to be wed

COURTESY PHOTO Victor Fehrm and Melissa Derry Susan Cincotta of Shelter Island announces the engagement of her son, Victor Fehrm (his father is the late Gregory Fehrm ) to Melissa Derry, daughter of Consuelo and Christopher Derry, of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Melissa is an ESE (Exceptional Studen

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-20 14:00:14

School Board: Parents advocate for combined teams; new business leader hired

JULIA BRENNAN PHOTO The school district's new business leader, Idowu K. Ogundipe, was officially hired at Monday's Board of Education meeting. Mr. Ogundipe, who begins work here on October 4, is an account for the Uniondale Public Schools. Christine Finn had just been sworn in as the Island's new su

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-20 12:00:06

Judge fines owners of The Arcade in Greenport $5K

The owners of The Arcade in Greenport, which was shut down by the village May 1 for illegal rental apartments in the building and for multiple building and fire safety violations, have been fined $5,000 by Southold Town Justice William Price. The owners were also ordered to remove a kitchen and part

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-20 10:00:07

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

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

Concerns Raised Of Inside Baseball Being Played Within Southampton Village Boards

With a series of key proposals currently before various Southampton Village regulatory boards-including an application filed by a member of the village's Zoning Board of Appeals, seeking concessions from that board-a local organization has raised questions about whether the village is keeping an app

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 18:40:00

Southampton School Board Mum On Plans To Fill Open Seat

Three months after a longstanding member of the Southampton Board of Education resigned from her position, board members have remained mum about whether they plan to fill the position before next spring. When Heather McCallion-who was elected to the board in 2009 and served as president from 2012 to

27EAST.COM - 2017-09-20 17:06:00

Judge upholds BOE ruling to kick Dunleavy off ballot

Barring a change of mind, Riverhead Councilman John Dunleavy will not appear on the Nov. 7 ballot for supervisor. That's because State Supreme Court Justice Robert Quinlan on Tuesday rejected Mr. Dunleavy's lawsuit seeking to overturn the Suffolk County Board of Election's Aug. 31 ruling that bounce

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-19 22:46:03

A radical way to spread wealth to more people is gaining traction among major US politicians

Chris Weller, provided by Published 7:27 pm, Tuesday, September 19, 2017 AP Photo/Andrew Harnik A radical form of wealth distribution has been gaining popularity over the past couple years. It's known as universal basic income, and it involves paying every citizen a standard amount of money just f

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-19 23:59:59

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

Graham Nash hits the Kate on Tuesday

I know, I know: you're headed to the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook Tuesday to see Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Graham Nash so you can personally ask him what the hell the lyrics are in The Hollies' song "Long Cool Woman (in a Black Dress)." The problem is, Nash left the

THEDAY - 2017-09-20 20:36:00

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

Supervisor expresses support for Sports East

Southold Town Supervisor Scott Russell said he supported Paul Pawlowski's proposal for Sports East and if the ZBA does not allow it to be built at the proposed Mattituck location, he would consider a land swap or help the developer find a new space for it. "I emphatically support it and I also have

RIVERHEAD NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-19 01:41:49