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  • Planned Parenthood of Hudson Peconic board member Ann Pogue; board chair, Joan Rosen; president and CEO Vincent Russell; and board member Wendy Gardner at the opening of the new office in Riverhead on Friday.    RICHARD LEWIN<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Sep 18</span>
  • Suffolk County Legislator Bridget Fleming; Assemblyman Fred Thiele; Southampton Town Board members Julie Lofstad and John Bouvier; representatives from Suffolk County Parks; New York State Troopers; Southampton Town Police; members of the Tocci family, Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association and community leaders all came together on Friday afternoon to unveil a pair of text stop signs on Route 24 in Flanders in memory of the late Barbara A. Tocci, the Hampton Bays woman that was killed along that road in 2014 after a her car was struck head on by a utility truck whose driver was texting and strayed from his lane. DANA SHAW<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Jun 9</span>
  • Abstract Women Art Opening at William Ris East - Anahi DeCanio Mary Cantone Anne Raymond, Marilyn Weiss and Martha McAleer <br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by eARThHAMPTONS, Springs - East Hampton, Aug 30</span>
  • Bishop McGann Mercy's 4x800-meter relay team of, from left, Meg Tuthill, Olivia Kneski, Kate Butterfield and Maddie Joinnides, placed first in their heat, ninth overall out of 30 teams, finishing in a school record-time of 9:13.14 at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals at North Carolina A&T University in Greensboro, North Carolina.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Jun 27</span>
  • About 80 motorcyclists set out for a round-trip ride from Riverhead to Orient Point on Sunday morning in the inaugural Ride the North Fork for Autism, sponsored by Honda of Riverhead to benefit the Flying Point Foundation for Autism. The event was organized by Nicolette Paternoster, whose father owns the Honda dealership, as a senior service project. Riders returned to Honda of Riverhead for a barbecue and a chance to win prizes after the ride. JEREMY COVELL<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 17</span>
  • About 80 motorcyclists set out for a round-trip ride from Riverhead to Orient Point on Sunday morning in the inaugural Ride the North Fork for Autism, sponsored by Honda of Riverhead to benefit the Flying Point Foundation for Autism. The event was organized by Nicolette Paternoster, whose father owns the Honda dealership, as a senior service project. Riders returned to Honda of Riverhead for a barbecue and a chance to win prizes after the ride. JEREMY COVELL<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 17</span>
  • Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine Scalera and local community and civic groups kicked off the 2016 garden season at the Flanders Community Garden at the David W. Crohan Center in Flanders on May 14. As part of her “A Greener Southampton” program, Councilwoman Scalera spearheaded the community garden initiative in the spring  2014 with the goals of promoting healthier eating habits, exercise, environmental care and community cooperation by maintaining the gardens. In the first two years, the garden produced than 300 pounds of vegetables and herbs that were divided among a community food pantry, the Community Senior Lunch Program, the Community Youth programs, the volunteers of this project and their families. In its third season, the tradition will continue. Each bed will be maintained by the local citizens advisory group, civic organizations, the Flanders Fire Department, the Town's Youth Bureau and Senior Services and Councilwoman Scalera. For more information about the Flanders community garden, contact Councilwoman Scalera at 287-5745.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 16</span>
  • McGann/Mercy quarterback Kevin Santacroce signed his letter of intent and received a scholarship to play football at Pace University next season. Santacroce is surrounded by his parents, Mercy head football coach Jeff Doroski and atheltic director Melissa Edwards.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 19</span>
  • A dozen McGann/Mercy student athletes signed letters of intent to continue to play athletics in college. From top left, Alex Frabizio (East Stroudsberg, track), Nick Kneski (Springfield, football), Jack Pavelchak (Springfield, football), Meg Tuthill (Dartmouth, track) and Samantha Sandler (Villanova, crew). From bottom left, Connor White, (St. Joseph's of Maine, track), Dale Kelly, (RPI, track), Jules Cintron-Leonardo, (St. Joseph's, soccer), Liam Martin, (Hartwick, football) and Kevin Santacroce (Pace, football)<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 19</span>
  • On Thursday, January 28,  the new Stars and Stripes Lounge at the Suffolk County Community College  Eastern Campus in Riverhead opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The lounge is open to SCCC students who are service veterans. Among those attending were, left to right, Eastern campus Executive Dean Dee Laffin, Roger King, Matthew Robar, Michael Pausell, Congressman Lee Zeldin, Timothy Curry, Suffolk County Community College President Dr. Shaun L. McKay, Abigail Heins, Nancy McCabe, Walter Ochinko and Duane Silvera.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Feb 1</span>
  • Hudson City Savings Bank recently donated $5,000 to Community Action Southold Town in Greenport. Pictured are, left to right, Susan Kowalski, vice president and Long Island regional manager, Carol Kehl, Greenport branch manager, Denis Noncarrow,  president, board of directors of CAST and Linda W. Ruland, executive director of CAST.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 22</span>
  • On Saturday December 6th, the Westhampton Free Library hosted Meet the Friendly Snowman. Children made crafts, enjoyed hot chocolate and had their pictures taken with our very own snowman! Pictured are Connor and Lucy Morrison.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by Westhampton Free Library, Westhampton Beach, Dec 8</span>
  • June 21st 5th annual Breakfast in the Rose Garden<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by Brad, Northampton, Jun 25</span>
  • June 21st 5th annual Breakfast in the Rose Garden. almost 100 attendees visit the award winning Garden of Brad bender and Larry carnevale.
Big thanks to simon at the Beach Bakery in Westhampton Beach who provided a delicious assortment of baked goods.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by Brad, Northampton, Jun 25</span>
  • 5th Annual Breakfast in the Rose Garden
Welcome Station w/ Tamara Turner<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by Brad, Northampton, Jun 24</span>
  • June 21st 5th Annual Breakfast in the Rose Garden.
Hosted in the award winning garden of Brad Bender and Larry Carnevale<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by Brad, Northampton, Jun 24</span>
  • Flanders firefighter Bryan Cobb rescues Mariah Gilliam's kitten, named Kitty, from a tree on Sunday.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by MEIGAN ROCCO, Flanders, Jun 2</span>
  • Three-year-old Mariah Gilliam of Flanders after she is reunited with her kitten, named Kitty.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by MEIGAN ROCCO, Flanders, Jun 2</span>
  • Deanna North, Bella D'Andrea, Leilani Awohi, Mikayla Nirrengarten, Michaela Ligon, Shyla Kelly and Bailey Godsey, all members of Girl Scout Troop 2307, spent Saturday morning placing American flags on the graves of soldiers buried at Calverton National Cemetery.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 26</span>
  • Leandra North, a member of Girl Scout Troop 2307, places a flag on the grave of a soldier at Calverton National Cemetery on Saturday.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 26</span>
  • The Flanders Fire Department held its annual dinner and inspection on Saturday, May 10, at The Vineyard Caterers in Aquebogue.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted May 19</span>
  • Amaya Hopkins, Michaela Ligon and Shyla Kelly, all members of Girl Scout Troop 2307, bake cookies and brownies for the residents of the Ronald McDonald House.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by KRISTIN NORTH, , May 12</span>
  • Michaela Ligon, Bella D'Andrea, Leandra North, Shyla Kelly, Amaya Hopkins, Deanna North and Bailey Godsey, from left, tour one of the rooms during Saturday's visit to the Ronald McDonald House in New Hyde Park. All are members of Girl Scout Troop 2307<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by KRISTIN NORTH, , May 12</span>
  • Members of Girl Scout Troop 2307 pose for a photo with Ronald McDonald on Saturday, May 10, during their visit to the Ronald McDonald House in New Hyde Park. From left are: Bella D'Andrea, Leandra North, Michaela Ligon, Deanna North, Bailey Godsey and Shyla Kelly.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by KRISTIN NORTH, , May 12</span>
  • Mackenzie Rocco proudly poses with her pony "Oopsie-Daisy" for a photo after being awarded a Grand Champion sash and sheet for her pony for winning the Overall Series Grand Championship in Leadline at the Island Hills Horse Show on Saturday.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Apr 14</span>
  • Olivia Dispenziere and Leilani Aiwohi cheer on members of the Phillips Avenue Elementary School "Crush" team during the "Crazy Sports Night" competition on Friday.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by MEIGAN ROCCO, , Mar 24</span>
  • Members of the Phillips Avenue Elementary School team, "Crush," during Friday's "Crazy Sports Night" at the Riverhead High School.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by MEIGAN ROCCO, , Mar 24</span>
  • The Phillips Avenue Crush Cheerleaders encourage team members during the scooter races on Friday night.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted by MEIGAN ROCCO, , Mar 24</span>
  • Airmen Brian Dillon and Joshua Burns, both members of the Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing based at Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton, recently visited students at the Roanoke Avenue Elementary School in Riverhead to collect more than 200 Valentine's Day cards thanking them for their service. As part of the district's Great Kindness Challenge, students in teacher Kelly Dillon's class wrote essays about those who they believe are "underappreciated in the world." One of her students, David Burns, whose father is Airman Burns, read a portion of his essay for a short video that was posted on the district website. Ms Dillon, whose brother is Airman Dillon, then had her students, and those in two other classes, make Valentine's Day cards for military personnel to thank them for their service. The Airmen collected the handmade cards during their recent visit. Above, David Burns with his father, Airman Burns, and Airman Dillon, left.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Feb 14</span>
  • Airman Dillon, who works in communications, explains his job to students in Kelly Dillon's class.<br/><span style='font-style:italic'>Submitted Feb 14</span>