Monday Aug 25
Judge orders dog rescue group, state to stop wrangling, save dogs
A Calverton dog rescuer and the state attorney general's office are going to try -- with prodding from a Suffolk judge -- to find a way for the rescuer to remain open during an investigation of claims that sick dogs were adopted, in an attempt to avoid dozens of other dogs being euthanized this week.
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When Is a Dog Rescue Not a Rescue?
Precious Pups Rescue of New York was shut down after allegations it adopted out sick dogs for high prices; is better regulation the solution? A rescue organization closing is rarely a good thing for dogs and dog lovers.
Riverhead inmates give back by working at Kent Animal Shelter in Calverton
A group of inmates from the Riverhead jail are giving back to the community by helping out at an animal shelter in Calverton.
Quirky Long Island Roadside Attractions
Looking for something out of the ordinary to do? Do you enjoy road trips and discovering interesting landmarks and attractions along the way? Why not plan a mini road trip around Long Island to seek out all of the kitschy roadside attractions Long Island has to offer! You'll be sure to learn a little bit of weird Long Island history at the sites ... (more)
Riverhead considers options as $4M budget shortfall looms
Riverhead Town is facing an estimated $4 million budget shortfall in 2015, as it runs out of the reserves it has relied on for several years, officials said Thursday.