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Brady Rymer, a Grammy-nominated musician and children's performer based in Southold, will play a concert tomorrow morning for Southold Elementary School that will be live-streamed in classrooms from Kenya to the Philippines.
A special grand jury investigating last summer's deadly limousine crash on Route 48 has concluded the deaths and injuries resulting from that accident were “entirely preventable” and were caused by “driver failure, improper limousine construction, and inadequate regulatory oversight.”
A fundraising effort by the local nonprofit Kait's Angels has made it possible for the family of Johanna Benthal to buy a special Surrey bike, giving the 20-year-old North Fork woman with physical disabilities the chance to safely exercise.
Johanna Benthal has always loved spending time outdoors. But her brain injury makes it difficult for her to exercise for very long, and her family has long struggled to find ways to get her outside and moving around.