11/12/18 7:15am
11/12/2018 7:15 AM

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest of the man who smashed the windows of a firefighter’s vehicle earlier this year.

Riverhead Town police have been seeking the public’s help to identify the person responsible for damaging a Riverhead volunteer firefighter’s personal vehicle, which was parked at the department’s headquarters while the firefighter was on duty during the overnight hours Sept. 29. READ

11/11/18 6:05am
11/11/2018 6:05 AM

William Beebe grew up in Orient, a small-town boy from an idyllic hamlet surrounded by farms and saltwater and reachable by a narrow causeway that made it nearly an island at the tip of the North Fork, a place by itself. He probably grew up thinking he was the luckiest young man on all of Long Island to have Orient as his home.  READ

10/14/18 5:55am

Congressman Lee Zeldin (R-Shirley) was among the first political figures to embrace the candidacy of Donald Trump, which he did with the eagerness of a tick embedding itself in a deer’s ear. Mr. Zeldin is proving to be a faithful sycophant to the philanderer-in-chief through his failure to speak out against presidential actions and behavior that threaten the fundamentals of a democratic and constitutional society. READ

10/14/18 5:41am

Southampton Town police arrested two Riverhead men for driving with suspended licenses in Northampton last week.

Jose Castro, 42, was pulled over near Speonk Riverhead Road around 8:43 a.m. last Tuesday after he failed to yield to an emergency vehicle, police said.

Further investigation revealed that Mr. Castro was driving with a suspended New York driver’s license and without valid insurance. READ

10/13/18 8:21pm
10/13/2018 8:21 PM

Dashan Briggs had that smile. It was one of the more memorable features that his former Riverhead football coaches recalled about him. Head coach Leif Shay said that when Briggs’ chiseled jawline broke into a smile “the whole world would smile with him.”

It was a smile that could brighten a football field. READ