- The Riverhead News Review newspaper, and its website, riverheadnewsreview.com;
- The Suffolk Times newspaper, and its website, suffolktimes.com;
- The Shelter Island Reporter newspaper, and its website, sireporter.com;
- The North Forker newspaper, and its websites, northforker.com and si.northforker.com;
- The North Forker vacation guide, and its website, vacationguide.northforker.com;
- The North Shore Sun newspaper and its website, the northshoresun.com;
- Long Island Wine Press newspaper, and its website www.liwinepress.com;
- Email Newsletters offered by any of these publications or websites;
- Podcasts, and any other audio or video recordings;
- Our advertisements, online or in print, including on social media;
- Our social media webpages;
Times Review Media Group is committed to disclosing our policies and respecting your privacy rights when visiting our websites (the “Sites”) or its Services. To protect your personal information, Times Review Media Group has created the following guidelines. Any changes to this policy will be promptly posted on this page, with an updated “effective date” posted at the end of this policy.
Personal Information You Provide To Us:
- Phone Number;
- Street Address;
- Email Address;
- Credit Card Information or other payment information;
We collect this information when you subscribe to our Services, make a donation, contact us, register for an event, or take a survey.
We may anonymize and aggregate data collected through the Sites and Services and use or share it for any purpose.
Information Automatically Collected From Browsers
The Company gathers website usage information that may be used or shared with third parties as described below. We track and store data using third party vendors about how you visit, view, and use Company Services, particularly through our websites and apps. This information is collected through traffic data reports and may include the use of “cookies,” “beacons,” “IP addresses,” “tags and scripts”, “software development kits” or other numeric codes and tools used to identify a computer and/or a computer user.
Cookies and beacons are data stored on your system. The use of such data helps to give you a more personalized experience at the Sites. Cookies identify you to our server, allowing you to avoid retyping your e-mail address and password each time you access the Sites, and allow us to analyze traffic on the Sites. If you do not wish to give this information, you can choose to disable cookies. However, certain features of our website will not function without cookies. For example, your browser MUST accept cookies from our site in order for registered, paid subscribers to access subscriber-only content.
To learn more about cookies and your ability to opt-out of certain third-party advertising cookies, please visit the following websites: http://www.aboutads.info/choices or http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices.
We may automatically collect the following information, including, but not limited to:
- Your IP address
- Your location
- Date and time of the visit
- Your operating system
- Your browser
- Your browser language
- Articles and images you view on our sites,
- The URLs of any pages you visit on our sites and apps
- Device identifiers
- Advertising identifiers
- Other usage information
Our Sites do not currently have the capability to recognize the various Do Not Track signals or mechanisms from different web browsers. For more information on Do Not Track please visit https://allaboutdnt.com.
Information Collected From Other Sources:
We may also receive information from marketing, data analytics and social media-owned companies and databases. This information would include public data, survey data and may sometimes include your mailing address, your gender, your age, your household income and other demographic data.
We may also receive information from your interactions with our pages, groups, accounts or posts on social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram and YouTube or on other third party services such as Google. This includes individual users’ public profiles, including individual’s Social Media Platform login information, profile information, list of contacts, friends or followers, and some information about your activities on the Social Media Platform.
Please be aware that when you provide Personal Information to us on a third party website or platform, such as via our social media pages, the Personal Information you provide may also be collected by the third party website or the Social Media Platform. Please review the privacy policies of the applicable third party website or Social Media Platform for more information.
Use By Times Review Media Group:
Times Review Media Group uses your Personal Information in the following ways, including but not limited to:
- providing you with our Sites and Services;
- to communicate with you;
- providing customer service, including responses to inquiries, requests, suggestions or complaints;
- completing payments and transactions;
- conducting polls, promotions, surveys, and research;
- improving our advertising and marketing efforts;
- analyzing site usage and improving our Sites and Services;
- personalizing the Sites’ content, layout, and services;
- contact you regarding products and/or services that may interest you;
- ensuring compliance with legal, regulatory and contractual requirements;
- prevent fraud;
- for any purpose for which you provide consent; and
- for any other legitimate business purpose.
Sharing Information With Third Parties:
In order to provide you with our Sites and Services, Times Review Media Group may share the Personal Information it gathers from you with its affiliates, third party contractors, advertising partners, sponsors and managers of promotions, quizzes, contests, and sweepstakes and agents, such as its website developers, advertising vendors, advertising technology companies, data storage providers, subscription management contractors, payment processors, and business and data analytics companies, service providers or similar third parties.
We comply with Federal and State requirements related to the protection and use of your Personal Information. This means that we may share Personal Information when required by law or legal process, and we will endeavor to ask for and obtain your permission in such situations.
We may share Personal Information if we believe it is necessary in order to detect, investigate, prevent, or take action against illegal activities, fraud, or situations involving potential threats to the rights, property, or personal safety of any person.
If we are involved in a merger, acquisition, financing due diligence, reorganization, bankruptcy, receivership, sale of assets, or transition of service to another provider, your Personal Information may be sold or transferred as part of such a transaction as permitted by law and/or contract. We cannot control how such entities may use or disclose such Personal Information.
We may share your Personal Information as appropriate to carry out any other legitimate business purposes permitted by law.
We take commercially reasonable organizational, administrative, technical, and physical precautions to protect Personal Information. Although we believe our security measures adequately protect Personal Information, we cannot promise or guarantee that Personal Information or private communications will always remain private or secure. We do not guarantee that your Personal Information will not be misused by third parties or that third parties will adequately protect your Personal Information. We are not responsible for any circumvention of privacy settings or security features. If you think that your Personal Information has been wrongfully accessed or acquired by an unauthorized person, please contact us at [email protected] as soon as possible.
Children Under the Age of 13:
The Sites and Services are not intended for use by children under the age of 13 years. We do not knowingly collect Personal Information from children. If you believe we have wrongfully collected information about a child, contact us at [email protected] We will take immediate steps to delete any such Personal Information.
Third Party Links:
Please also note that third party sites linked to and from the Sites are not necessarily under the control of Times Review Media Group. Times Review Media Group shall have no responsibilities or liabilities whatsoever for the content or privacy practices of any such linked site. Times Review Media Group does not necessarily endorse other sites by providing a link. If you decide to access any third party site linked to the Sites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Effective Date: June 26, 2020