05/08/15 7:00am
05/08/2015 7:00 AM
Sweet Tart owner Myoshi Cambra, right, suggests frozen yogurt toppings to friends Nancy Foth, front, and Nancy Iannucci, background, Thursday. (Credit: Rachel Young photos)

Sweet Tart owner Myoshi Cambra, right, suggests frozen yogurt toppings to friends Nancy Foth, front, and Nancy Iannucci, background, Thursday. (Credit: Rachel Young photos)

Former nurse’s aide Miyoshi Cambra opened Sweet Tart Frozen Yogurt Café in downtown Riverhead for a variety of reasons.

The first? Her entire family is lactose intolerant and the tasty treat is easy on their tummies. The second? She was tired of having to drive to shops in Manorville or Mattituck to satisfy her fro-yo cravings. The third? She thought East Main Street was the perfect spot to establish her first business.

Read more about it on northforker.com

05/06/15 5:48pm
05/06/2015 5:48 PM
A Sonic fast food restaurant has been proposed across from Apple Honda on Route 58 in Riverhead. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

A Sonic fast food restaurant has been proposed across from Apple Honda on Route 58 in Riverhead. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

Another fast food restaurant and another retail store are taking aim at Route 58.

A 1.8-acre site across from Apple Honda on Route 58 has been proposed for a Sonic fast food restaurant with a drive-through window, along with a yet-to-be-determined future retail building. (more…)

05/03/15 2:00pm
05/03/2015 2:00 PM
Looking for work? Check out the Times/Review classified section.

Looking for work? Check out the Times/Review classified section.

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 close to 70 positions are available from a reporter to an accountant to a pool technician.

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

Check out the listings below:

ARCHITECT: Well-established North Fork architecture firm seeking motivated assistant proficient in Vectorworks, with excellent residential construction drawing skills. Email northforkarchitect@gmail.com

CABINET SHOP ASSISTANT: Immediate hire, local. Experience preferred but will train a motivated employee. Apply to burgerconstruct@aol.com

CAREGIVERS: HHA, PCA and companions. F/T, P/T, live-in, flexible schedules. Kind, caring, compassionate individuals to provide in-home care. Comfort Keepers, 631-369-6080.

CARPENTER/HELPER: For residential construction. Experience and transportation required. 631-734-7400.

CASHIER: F/T, P/T. Busy Greenport restaurant. Salamander’s, 631-477-2878.

CLEANING POSITION: Domestic. For B&B. Weekends a must. Must be a hard-worker with attention to detail. English-speaking a plus. References required. 631-734-8539.

CONSTRUCTION HELPER: Must have driver’s license and be reliable. 631-901-5119.

COUNTER HELP/ICE CREAM SERVER: P/T. Make great extra summer money. Apply in person, D’Latte, Greenport 218 Main Street.

CUSTOMER SERVICE ASSOCIATE: F/T needed for national maintenance management company located in Riverhead. Looking for dynamic, organized, self-starter with strong communication skills and PC knowledge. Team-oriented, fast-paced environment. Heavy phones, both incoming and outgoing. Great career opportunity/benefits. Apply online at www.cintas.com/careers Rec# 10160628.

DELIVERY DRIVER: Immediate. Greenhouse stock, box truck, lift gate. 631-722-5076.

Screen Shot 2015-05-01 at 2.36.21 PMDELIVERY DRIVER: P/T. Stocking shelves. Must be able to lift 70 lbs. frequently. Valid/clean driver’s license. Lighthouse Marine, 631-722-5700, ask for Pat.

DELIVERY DRIVER: Monday and Thursday. North and South Forks. Cutchogue farm. 631-876-5401.

DENTIST: P/T, half day/week. Greenport. Provide general dental service at nursing facilities. 1-800- 543-4353 ext. 29. Send resumes careers@dentserv.net

DOCK BUILDER: F/T, year round. Experienced. Driver’s license required. South Shore. Benefits. 516-458-7328.

DRAFTSPERSON/CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR: P/T, F/T. Residential experience helpful. 631-734-7455.

DRIVER: F/T. CDL B or A. Dry-wall boom truck 10-speed Road-ranger. Must be able to shift and drive. Will train on drywall boom. Hard worker only! Good pay, full benefits. Calverton location. 631- 727-0165 or email resume raym@mac-lad.com

DRIVER: P/T. CDL with passenger endorsement required. Ambulette experience. Riverhead area. Retirees welcome. 631-477-5912.

DRIVERS: F/T, P/T for limousine company. Town cars/stretches. Experience not necessary, will train. All shifts available. English-speaking/ writing a plus. All cars are non-smoking. Non-smoking driver preferred. Please call 631-288-7777.

DRIVERS: Mr. Bult’s is currently hiring experienced Class A CDL drivers in NY. If interested in applying, please text Haul to 55000 or www.mrbults.com/careers (N)

ELECTRICIAN’S HELPER: Must have 1-2 years’ experience, own tools/transportation. 631-252-6581.

FOOD SERVICE POSITIONS: F/ T, P/T. Sandwich-making, grilling, short-order cooking, slicing, prepping. Experience a plus. Also salesperson or floor manager for small market. Call 631-323-2580 or email orientcountrystore@gmail.com

FOOD SERVICE: Cook needed for the remainder of this school year and the upcoming year as well. September-June school schedule. Great morning/early afternoon schedule. Great for off-season work and parents are welcome! Food service experience helpful. Must be a reliable and energetic team player. Back- ground check required. Please call 631-477-1950 ext. 1230 for more information or apply online at www.whitsons.com/careers requisition# 2688.

FUEL DOCK ATTENDANT/ DOCK HAND: F/T, seasonal, weekends a must. Past experience preferred, will train right person. Please call Lighthouse Marina, 631-722- 3400.

HAIRCUTTING POSITIONS: Hairstylist and/or barber for a busy established shop in Mattituck. 631-697-8895.

HOTEL POSITIONS: Housekeeping and office staff needed. English-speaking a plus. 631-477-2800.

INTERNSHIP: For Historic Films, a documentary producer/film archive in Greenport. A commitment of at least 2 days/week for 8 weeks or longer. Unpaid but travel stipend. Send information/resume to anthea@historicfilms.com

IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN/ HELPER: Own transportation required. Valid driver’s license. Salary based on experience. 631-722-8285.

IRRIGATION INSTALLER/SERVICE TECH.: Clean driver’s license required. 631-298-0288.

05/02/15 8:00am
05/02/2015 8:00 AM
Attorney Christopher Worth, of  The Law Office of Christopher Worth in Riverhead, addressed the Chamber of Commerce Thursday. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Attorney Christopher Worth, of The Law Office of Christopher Worth in Riverhead, addressed the Chamber of Commerce Thursday. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)

Though President Obama’s executive actions on immigration reform have stalled in federal court, the policies’ potential impacts on a local level is still much on the minds of some business owners.

Immigration attorney Christopher Worth, who has offices on East Main Street in Riverhead, tried to respond to concerns during a Thursday morning Chamber of Commerce event in Riverhead called Eggs and Issues.

(more…)

04/30/15 8:00am
04/30/2015 8:00 AM
The Second Street firehouse was obtained by Riverhead Town in 2011 in a land swap with the Riverhead Fire District. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch file)

A brewery might not be possible in the former Second Street firehouse based on a proposal that microbreweries would need to be 1,000 feet from residential homes. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch file)

Riverhead already has three breweries — and more are said to be interested in coming here. Town officials want to help that growth along, but they also want to figure out where in town those breweries should be located. And, if they should be set back a ways from homes.

The Town Board discussed proposed zoning for microbreweries last Thursday in Town Hall.  (more…)

04/26/15 2:00pm
04/26/2015 2:00 PM
Looking for work? Check out the Times/Review classified section.

Looking for work? Check out the Times/Review classified section.

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 close to 100 positions are available from a home health aide to a marine mechanic to wine pourers.

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

Check out the listings below:

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: For Greenport non-profit. 10 hours/week or more, year round. $10/hour plus bonuses. Requires comfort working in Windows and iOS Microsoft Office Suite. Cashiering/retail experience helpful. Customer service experience and high levels of organization. Involves light event planning, fundraising and detailed communication. Email cole.wixcey@gmail.com

ANSWERING SERVICE TELEPHONE OPERATORS: F/T, P/T, afternoons, midnights and weekend openings. Smoke-free office. Computer experience required. For details call 631-548-8415.

ARCHITECT: Well-established North Fork architecture firm seeking motivated assistant proficient in Vectorworks, with excellent residential construction drawing skills. Email northforkarchitect@gmail.com

ASSEMBLER: P/T. Experience a must. Carl’s Equipment Supply. Apply in person, see store manager. 631-727-3500.

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CABINET SHOP ASSISTANT: Immediate hire, local. Experience preferred but will train a motivated employee. Apply to burgerconstruct@aol.com

CAREGIVERS: HHA, PCA, companions. F/T, P/T, live-in, flexible schedules. Kind, caring, compassionate individuals to provide in-home care. Call Comfort Keepers, 631-369-6080.

CARPENTER: Experienced in all phases of custom home construction. Must have tools, transportation and driver’s license. Call or email resume to: mark@boeckmanconstruction.com, 631-298-5319.

CHILDCARE WORKERS: F/T, P/T and per diem needed to supervise the daily living activities and ensure the safety of children in our residential treatment center. Related experience preferred and valid NYS driver’s license required. Little Flower Children and Family Services in Wading River, N.Y. Send resume, wadingriver-jobs@lfchild.org or fax 631-929-6203. EOE.

CLERK: P/T retail help needed. Saturday 5-10 p.m., Sunday, noon-9 p.m. Good customer service skills needed. Must be able to climb stairs. Responsible, reliable individual. Seniors welcome. English-speaking a plus. 631-284-9240.

CASHIER: F/T, P/T. Busy Greenport restaurant. Salamander’s, 631- 477-2878.

CARPENTER/HELPER: For residential construction. Experience and transportation required. 631-734-7400.

CARPENTER: F/T, year round, for a full-phase remodeling company on Shelter Island. Experience required. NYS driver’s license a must. Chris, 631-749-5028.

CONSTRUCTION HELPER: Must have driver’s license and be reliable. 631-901-5119.

COUNTER HELP: Year round. Flexible day hours. Will train. Day, 631-765-1642. Night, 631-722-7889.

COUNTER HELP/ICE CREAM SERVER: P/T. Make great extra summer money. Apply in person, D’Latte, Greenport 218 Main Street.

DENTIST: P/T, half day/week. Greenport. Provide general dental service at nursing facilities. 1-800-543-4353 ext. 29. Send resumes careers@dentserv.net

DIRECT CARE WORKERS: P/T and per diem needed to care for developmentally disabled adults in our intermediate care facility in Wading River. Related experience preferred and valid NYS driver’s license required. Little Flower Children and Family Services, Wading River, N.Y. Send resume, wadingriver-jobs@lfchild.org or fax 631-929- 6203. EOE.

DOCK BUILDER: F/T, year round. Experienced. Driver’s license required. South Shore. Benefits. 516-458-7328.

DRIVER: F/T. CDL B or A. Drywall boom truck 10-speed Road-ranger. Must be able to shift and drive. Will train on drywall boom. Hard worker only! Good pay, full benefits. Calverton location. 631-727-0165 or email resume to raym@mac-lad.com

04/23/15 10:00am
04/23/2015 10:00 AM
Michelangelo's manager Felipe Rodriguez's wife, Sofia, their son, Felipe, 5, and their daughter, Valentina, 3, attended a Tuesday evening fundraiser benefiting Mr. Rodriguez, who has a rare form of lymphoma. (Credit: Rachel Young)

Michelangelo’s manager Felipe Rodriguez’s wife, Sofia, their son, Felipe, 5, and their daughter, Valentina, 3, attended a Tuesday evening fundraiser benefiting Mr. Rodriguez, who was recently diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma. (Credit: Rachel Young)

More than $10,000 was raised during a fundraiser at Michelangelo’s Pizzeria in Mattituck Tuesday evening for the restaurant’s manager, Felipe Rodriguez of Wantagh, who was recently diagnosed with a rare form of lymphoma and is now unable to work. An additional $9,000 has been raised in an online fundraiser.

“I support my crew,” said Michelangelo’s owner Frank DiStefano, who added that a total of $10,400 was raised through ticket sales and donations from local organizations. “If someone’s down, we want to help.”  (more…)