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05/09/18 12:00pm
05/09/2018 12:00 PM

As the Riverhead Town Board gets closer to making a decision on Calverton Aviation and Technology’s proposal to buy 1,640 acres at the Enterprise Park at Calverton for $40 million, a group of civic and environmental organizations is urging them not to make that deal. READ

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05/06/18 5:00am
05/06/2018 5:00 AM

gloria's cafe site

The former owners of two restaurants with checkered pasts are seeking to open a new restaurant in downtown Riverhead.

A corporation called Riverhead Cafe Inc. wants to open Gloria’s Cafe at 155 Griffing Ave. The State Liquor Authority’s advance notice to the local municipality describes the proposed venue as a restaurant with a full food menu, selling liquor, wine, beer and cider and having both live music and recorded music with DJs and karaoke.

The building is owned by Adajet Realty Corp., headed by Rosa Tejada, who is also listed as president of Riverhead Cafe Inc.  READ

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05/04/18 6:00am
05/04/2018 6:00 AM

This boarded-up former gas station in Riverside is one of nine properties to be cleaned up using grant money awarded to Southampton Town.

Southampton Town received $265,000 in federal Environmental Protection Agency grant money this week to help clean up nine specific areas in Riverside.

The funding, known as Brownfields Assessment Grants, included a community-wide petroleum grant of $174,500 and a community-wide hazardous substance grant of $90,500.  READ

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05/02/18 6:00am

The former BJ Auto Parts building on East Main Street is slated to become a deli, a barbershop and an office.

The structure has been vacant for several years and Nigel Robert Williamson, a representative for the owner, JLL Properties Corp., says that upper East Main Street is largely commercial now, so the proposed uses will fit in with those surroundings.  READ