Inside the metal filing cabinets stacked against the wall in Riverhead Town’s tiny code enforcement office are dozens of manila folders, each marked with a property address and filled with legal documents, site plans and notes.
The town attorney’s office is home to dozens more filing cabinets filled with cases; code enforcement doesn’t have room for them all, nor the room for the handful of new complaints that pour into the office each week. (more…)
The Riverhead Town Board discussed at its work session Thursday the 2015 town budget — which the supervisor must submit by Tuesday — and the possibility of dredging Cases Creek in Aquebogue for the first time in many years.
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A Flanders teen charged with felony assault after allegedly shooting a teenage shopper in the face with a pellet gun near a Route 58 store has been held on $5,000 bail after his arraignment in town court. (more…)
Store clerks working in Riverhead and Wading River were arrested Wednesday after New York State Police Barracks in Riverside conducted an “underage drinker enforcement operation,” according to a press release.
Riverhead Town’s Anti-Bias Task Force is back — and it’s looking for members. (more…)
A Manorville man who pleaded guilty to armed robbery in connection with a string of robberies across Suffolk County — including one in Calverton and Mattituck — was sentenced to five years in prison Monday, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office. (more…)