A Riverside man was arrested for driving drunk after he hit a utility pole in Hampton Bays early Monday morning, Southampton police said.
Police said Nelson Alvardo, 41, failed to negotiate a turn from Bellows Pond Road onto Flanders Road and struck a utility pole around 1:20 a.m. causing minor injuries to his passenger.
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A Riverhead woman turned herself in to police on Sunday following an incident in which she choked another woman during a physical altercation last month, Riverhead Town police said in a press release. (more…)
Joe Gergela at his retirement party Saturday evening at Duckwalk Vineyards in Southold. (Credit: Katharine Schroder)
A retirement party was held Saturday evening for longtime Long Island Farm Bureau executive director Joe Gergela. (more…)
30 West Main Street in downtown Riverhead, which currently houses Ninow’s Music Store on the first floor. (Credit: Rachel Young, file)
The Riverhead Chamber of Commerce will officiate a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 10 a.m. to recognize the opening of 30 West Main Street in downtown Riverhead, the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency said. (more…)
There were 254 cases on the docket in Riverhead Town Justice Allen Smith’s court, Dec. 1-3. The following are among those adjudicated: (more…)
A Riverhead man was charged with driving while intoxicated after a single-car crash in Mattituck Friday night, Southold Town police said. (more…)
The Riverhead Zoning Board of Appeals has rejected a Northville farm’s variance request to erect solar panels that would have been used to sell energy back to power provider PSEG-LI.