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10/31/14 10:00am
10/31/2014 10:00 AM
Jason Tang, left, with David Markel of Southold the morning after they met during a nor'easter last week. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister)

Jason Tang, left, with David Markel of Southold the morning after they met during a nor’easter last week. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister)

In this week’s edition of our North Fork in the News podcast, we look at one story that spans the globe and another close to home.  (more…)

10/30/14 10:00am
Kaitlyn's father, Joseph, wearing a pink memorial T-shirt, hugs Bill Araneo of Mattituck. (Credit: Greg Zuhoski photos)

Kaitlyn’s father, Joseph, wearing a pink memorial T-shirt, hugs Bill Araneo of Mattituck. (Credit: Greg Zuhoski photos)

Local residents traveled to Sacred Heart University in Connecticut Saturday to attend a memorial event for Kaitlyn Doorhy, who was struck by a car and killed near her sorority house on Aug. 22.

The aspiring attorney from Mattituck was 20 years old.

At Saturday’s event, the H.W. Wilson Foundation gave $100,000 to the university to establish an endowed scholarship in Ms. Doorhy’s memory. The scholarship will be given each year to a junior student from Long Island, according to a press release.

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10/30/14 8:00am
Election signs should be off the roadway by next week as voters head to the polls tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Election signs should be off the roadway by next week as voters head to the polls tuesday, Nov. 4. (Credit: Grant Parpan)

Tuesday, Nov. 4 is Election Day nationwide, and voters on the North Fork will be asked to choose a governor, a congressman, two state legislators, a county clerk, a state attorney general, a state and county comptroller and a handful of judges, while weighing in on special ballot propositions. There is even a special election for Town Trustee. (more…)

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10/30/14 7:59am

Suffolk Times Endorsements

Over the past month our editorial board has conducted interviews with candidates for local office this year and viewed and attended debates between them.

Now, as has long been the tradition of the paper, we offer our endorsements for Election Day on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Click on the page numbers or links below to view each of our endorsements:

U.S. House of Representatives

Southold Town Trustee

New York State Assembly

New York State Senate

Governor 

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10/29/14 5:50pm
10/29/2014 5:50 PM
Mattituck's James Hayes, left, and Southampton's Jacob Villalobos keep their eyes on the prize during Tuesday's county semifinal. (Credit: Garret Meade)

Mattituck’s James Hayes, left, and Southampton’s Jacob Villalobos keep their eyes on the prize during Tuesday’s county semifinal. (Credit: Garret Meade)

SUFFOLK COUNTY CLASS B SEMIFINAL | TUCKERS 3, MARINERS 0

Mattituck advanced to the Suffolk County Class B high school boys soccer final for the fifth consecutive season with a convincing 3-0 semifinal win over Southampton on Wednesday afternoon.

Striker Mario Arreola scored off a pair of headers in the opening 16 minutes as the Tuckers tallied all of their goals off head shots in the first half at Robert Muir Athletic Fields in Mattituck. (more…)

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10/29/14 5:44pm
Mattituck goalkeeper Emma Fasolino makes a save on Port Jefferson forward Jillian Colucci, who leads the county in goals scored this year. (Credit: Robert O'Rourk)

Mattituck goalkeeper Emma Fasolino makes a save on Port Jefferson forward Jillian Colucci, who leads the county in goals scored this year. (Credit: Robert O’Rourk)

CLASS B SEMIFINALS  |  ROYALS 1, TUCKERS 0

Two days. Time was against the Mattituck girls soccer team to devise a plan to disrupt one of the most potent offenses in the county.

After Saturday’s overtime thriller against McGann-Mercy, the Tuckers returned to the practice field Monday with the realization that the top-seeded Port Jefferson Royals awaited Wednesday afternoon.  (more…)