About a decade ago, I spent months talking to the men and women who lived in a farm labor camp that sat by the railroad tracks on Depot Lane in Cutchogue. There were once dozens of these labor camps at railroad crossings, in Riverhead, Mattituck, Cutchogue and Southold. When I began visiting this one, it was the very last of its kind.
Luminati Aerospace will pay Riverhead Town $13,050 to hire surveyors to help draw its own subdivision map of the Enterprise Park at Calverton.
Riverhead Town has already paid consultants more than $500,000 for work since 2011, including devising a new 50-lot industrial subdivision at EPCAL, with the goal of being able to sell the smaller lots individually or in bulk.
The Riverhead Board of Education honored 12 retiring employees at Tuesday’s meeting.
Miguel Pacajoj mugshot. (Credit: Riverhead police)
Riverhead police arrested a Flanders man for allegedly breaking into a Riverhead home early Tuesday morning and are on the hunt for a second suspect, according to a press release. (more…)
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The Riverhead Town Board will be discussing the still-unresolved issue of which private roads to do snow plowing on, as well as the second coming of the Edgar Allan Poe Festival this fall, at its work session Thursday. (more…)
The North Ferry to Shelter Island. (Credit: File photo)
For the past two years, northforker.com has brought its readers the latest happenings regarding food, wine and fun on the North Fork.
Now we want to do the same thing for Shelter Islanders. (more…)
(Credit: Joseph Pinciaro)
After the Supreme Court ruled last week that the U.S. Constitution guarantees the right to same-sex marriage, the phrase “love wins” quickly hit the airwaves and social media as a testament to the fact that over everything else — even in the face of the nation’s highest court — love can prevail at the end of the day.
But for the family of one local couple who has been mired in a lawsuit with their former disability providers, the ruling came as a reminder that in the end, love has not won for them in the eyes of the law. At least not yet. (more…)