12/04/14 9:03pm
12/04/2014 9:03 PM
The recipients of the 2014 Riverhead Chamber of Commerce awards. (Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)

The recipients of the 2014 Riverhead Chamber of Commerce awards. (Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)

The Riverhead Chamber of Commerce held its annual award dinner Thursday evening at the East Wind in Wading River.

Read what each of the recipients had to say by clicking on the page links below. 

12/04/14 8:00am
Angela DeVito, president of the South Jamesport Civic Association, outside the Bayview Inn & Restaurant. The group has yet to take an official on a plan to convert the building to apartments, and split the parcel into two separate lots. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Angela DeVito, president of the South Jamesport Civic Association, outside the Bayview Inn & Restaurant. The group has yet to take an official on a plan to convert the building to apartments, and split the parcel into two separate lots. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The new owners of the former Bayview Inn and Restaurant in South Jamesport are seeking a variance from the Riverhead Zoning Board of Appeals to convert the property’s main building into five apartment units.

Gattofreddo, Ltd., — which is headed by Southampton attorney Richard Mathew — wants to subdivide the 20,000-square-foot property into two separate lots, said Adam Grossman, the attorney representing Mr. Mathew. The Bayview Inn and Restaurant closed a few months ago. (more…)

12/03/14 8:00am
12/03/2014 8:00 AM
Anel Barreto opened up her restaurant with business partner Maria Veliz last Friday. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Anel Barreto opened up her restaurant with business partner Maria Veliz last Friday. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

A year and a half after her Main Street business was ruined in a fire that also destroyed Athens Grill, Flanders resident Anel Barreto has opened her first restaurant across the street in downtown Riverhead. (more…)

11/30/14 4:00pm
11/30/2014 4:00 PM

HelpWanted (1)

Looking for work, or know someone who is?

Times/Review classifieds offers local companies a place to advertise their job openings each week, and this week about 25 positions are available from a child care worker, to a medical assistant, to a laborer.

And for anyone interested in submitting a classified ad, email: classifieds@timesreview.com.

Check out the listings below: (more…)

11/30/14 12:00pm
Chrissy Locrotondo leads a Free Bird Fitness class. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Chrissy Locrotondo leads a Free Bird Fitness class. (Credit: Carrie Miller)

Looking for a workout that will deliver results but won’t break the bank?

Chrissy Locrotondo of Southold, a certified group fitness instructor, has used her experience and optimistic attitude to establish Free Bird Fitness, a nonprofit that provides exercise classes to the community free of charge by pairing up with area businesses that allow her to host classes at their locations for free.  (more…)

11/29/14 4:00pm
11/29/2014 4:00 PM
Flanders 7-Eleven

The 7-Eleven store in Flanders. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

The 7-Eleven built in Flanders last spring is scheduled to open on Dec. 17, a spokeswoman for the convenience store chain has confirmed.

“It’s done, but we are waiting for sign permits before we can open,” said Margaret Chabris, 7-Eleven’s director of corporate communications, about the store located near the Flanders Road and Cypress Avenue intersection.  (more…)