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01/10/17 5:55am
01/10/2017 5:55 AM

Riverhead Country Day School

The former site of Riverhead Country Day School, which closed at the end of December after 23 years, is being eyed as a possible location for East End Christian Academy, a nonprofit multi-denominational school that has been looking for a home for the past two years.

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01/05/17 2:49pm
01/05/2017 2:49 PM

Sean Walter

The Riverhead Town Board agrees that a proposed addiction treatment and research facility is a noble cause. But what members can’t seem to agree on is whether it belongs at the Enterprise Park at Calverton. READ

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12/24/16 6:00am
12/24/2016 6:00 AM

Riverhead Town Board

Riverhead residents have been pretty adamant on the question of whether town supervisors should serve for four years instead of two. They say no.

For the third time in the past 11 years, the question of a longer term for the supervisor appeared on the ballot in Riverhead Town in November — and for the third time, residents rejected it by a wide margin. The same proposition also failed in 2005 and 2007.

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12/21/16 1:58pm
12/21/2016 1:58 PM

Former Sears building Riverhead

Bobby Hartmann of the Riverhead Business Improvement District, who was appointed to the town’s parking district advisory committee Tuesday night, is calling for the Town Board to enact a temporary moratorium on all building applications in the BID “until we can come up with a well thought out solution to address the parking problems and traffic congestion.”

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12/21/16 1:30pm

Sean Walter

Riverhead Town plans to take Suffolk County to court for failure to pay what officials say is the proper amount of county sewer stabilization funds the town is owed.

The sewer stabilization fund is designed to reimburse municipalities for the excess in years when sewer district taxes are increased by more than 3 percent, according to Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter.

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