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02/02/17 2:58pm
02/02/2017 2:58 PM

Pulaski Street parking

A parking ban proposed for a narrow section of Pulaski Street in Riverhead’s Polish Town has been sent back to the drawing board.

The plan to prohibit parking on the north side of the road between Hamilton and Sweezy avenues was discussed at Thursday’s Riverhead Town Board work session.

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01/27/17 6:00am
01/27/2017 6:00 AM

A 1.4 megawatt fuel cell power plant is being proposed for a portion of the United Riverhead Terminal in Northville.

The fuel cell installation would “be used to generate clean, baseload electricity which will be used by PSEG-LI to feed the local electricity grid and by United Riverhead Terminal to utilize heat produced by the fuel cell to augment URT’s tank hearing system,” the application states.

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01/26/17 5:55am
01/26/2017 5:55 AM

Lee Zeldin defeats Tim Bishop for Congress

It’s been nearly two months since Southold Town petitioned the Federal Aviation Administration to reconsider its decision to extend the North Shore helicopter route, which has led to noise complaints from East End residents.

On Wednesday, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) contacted FAA administrator Michael Huerta to demand that the federal agency respond immediately to the town’s Nov. 15 petition — or said he would renew efforts to have the administrator ousted from office.

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01/25/17 6:30pm
01/25/2017 6:30 PM

Sean Walter

Supervisor Sean Walter’s reaction to Laura Jens-Smith’s speech announcing her intention to challenge him in the upcoming November elections?

“First of all, that was basically a speech written by Tony Coates for Sean Walter,” the supervisor said Wednesday. “So either Tony Coates is running her campaign or she’s 100 percent plagiarizing me.” READ