Versatile Dave Brigati of Calverton pulled triple duty once again Saturday at Riverhead Raceway and in the process drove to his 10th career NASCAR Modified victory in a 40-lap main event. Prior to his win, Brigati placed fifth in a 30-lap Super Pro Truck event and runner-up in a 25-lap Modified Crate race with a large crowd looking on.
A Flanders man was shot Saturday night during a graduation party in Riverhead, according to a police press release.
On Monday, Aug. 21, the earth, the moon and the sun will align, giving mainland Americans the chance to witness a solar eclipse for the first time since 1918. READ
Every American knows who George Washington was — commander-in-chief during the American Revolutionary War, a Founding Father and the United States’ first President. READ
A Riverhead man was caught with a fake identification card last Tuesday in Riverside after he was stopped for a traffic violation, according to Southampton Town police. READ
A new school year often comes with new hires. For Shoreham-Wading River, this year brings the appointment of a new high school principal. READ
A half-century has passed since a fateful test flight at the Grumman base in Calverton claimed the lives of Charles “Buck” Wangeman and Ralph “Dixie” Donnell. READ
Riverhead Town police arrested Jesus Flores-Antonio for felony driving while intoxicated on Wilson Avenue in Riverhead around 3:35 a.m. last Sunday, officials said. READ