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Grant Parpan

Grant Parpan is the executive editor for Times/Review Newsgroup.

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05/12/16 9:00am

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In July 2014, a corporation named Southold Sunsets bought a small beach cottage on a third of an acre adjacent to Kenney’s Beach in Southold.

The company name surely derives from the location of the property, which abuts the beach parking lot, where many local residents sit in their cars to watch the sun sink slowly into Long Island Sound.

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05/12/16 6:00am

Windward Road

“Welcome to The Beach House!” reads an ad on homeaway.com promoting a five-bedroom rental on a private road in Orient.

The “large entertaining home” has an average price tag of $586 per night and sleeps 14 people, according to the listing.

Fourteen is also the minimum number of nights the home can be rented for, the ad states.

A calendar on the website shows no bookings for this summer.

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05/10/16 7:00am
Michael Brown's sister, Karre Brown, and mother, Denise Wilson, hold a picture of the late Greenport resident from his time in high school. Mr. Brown, who had cerebral palsy, was killed in Northampton when his car was struck by a bus in 2010. A scholarship in his name will now benefit a local student with a disability. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Michael Brown’s sister, Karre Brown, and mother, Denise Wilson, hold a picture of the late Greenport resident from his time in high school. Mr. Brown, who had cerebral palsy, was killed in Northampton when his car was struck by a bus in 2010. A scholarship in his name will now benefit a local student with a disability. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Update: The 2016 Miles for Mike 5K Walk/Run is scheduled for this Saturday, May 14 at noon. You can buy tickets here. READ

05/04/16 9:37pm

David Kubiak Southold Yankees

When Southold’s Dave Kubiak was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2011, he admitted to The Suffolk Times that it might be a little unusual he has a New York Yankees logo tattooed on the inside of his left arm.

Now that doesn’t matter much. The right-handed reliever is a member of the Yankees organization.

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04/07/16 6:00am
Southold Robotics celebrates its invitation to the FIRST Robotics world championship later this month. (Credit: PRMG New York)

Southold Robotics celebrates its invitation to the FIRST Robotics world championship later this month. (Credit: PRMG New York)

Sitting inside the conference room at Southold High School’s main office Tuesday, four members of the school’s robotics program and a pair of advisers attempted to explain the club’s success.

Bob Gammon, the father of one robotics team member and an adviser the past two seasons, said the best formula to describe it is E=R.

“Effort equals results,” he explained. READ