Health

Urgent Alert: After Three Local ODs, Cops Believe Fentanyl-Laced Cocaine Is Circulating Here

Graphic above: Information on fentanyl from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini is issuing an urgent public safety alert Friday evening to residents about a possible heightened risk of overdose for drug users due to fentanyl-laced cocaine. District Attorney Sini and the Riverhead Town Police Department also on Friday announced the arrest of an alleged drug dealer who may be connected with a
Education Health

PBMC Purchases former McGann-Mercy High School

The Peconic Bay Medical Center Foundation has purchased the 24-acre site of the former McGann-Mercy Diocesan High School from the Diocese of Rockville Centre for $14 million.  The high school property, directly behind Peconic Bay Medical Center, has been vacant since the school closed in June 2018, as part of a consolidation of Catholic schools throughout Long Island. The Riverhead Central School District had been eyeing the property for its