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01/31/19 11:53am
01/31/2019 11:53 AM

Following their story on the final report in the Louise Pietrewicz homicide investigation, Times Review Media Group editors Grant Parpan and Steve Wick talk about what they learned this week, the questions that still exist and the conclusion of an 18-month reporting project.

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01/29/19 5:20am
01/29/2019 5:20 AM

Every so often, Peconic farmer Fred Lee is approached by someone who wants to know how he had the foresight to convert his farm to organic more than a decade ago.

The move, which saw the farm become certified organic in 2007 but began several years earlier, came just ahead of a dramatic shift in more consumers seeking healthier, organically farmed produce.

“Some people say, ‘Wow you really switched at the right time. You’re a marketing genius,’ ” Mr. Lee said.

But the transition, he added, was more fortuitous than clairvoyant and more a personal decision than one dictated by market trends.  (more…)

01/28/19 7:00pm
01/28/2019 7:00 PM

I’m Charlene Bugdin from Blue Sage Day Spa. I love making my clients feel good about themselves, rejuvenated. I can do anywhere from four to seven treatments a day, other than answering emails, talking to clients, etc.  READ

01/23/19 4:09pm
01/23/2019 4:09 PM

Sky-gazers enjoyed a rare sight Sunday as a supermoon coincided with a total lunar eclipse. The syzygy of Earth, the moon and sun caused the celestial phenomenon, but also brought unusual tidal patterns. These tides — the highest and lowest of the year — are colloquially known as the king tides.  READ