Due to an around-the-clock renovation project on the Route 25 bridge over the Long Island Expressway, only one lane in each direction is now open, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Construction on the bridge will last until next spring. READ
The Waldbaum’s on Route 58 will be closing after the grocery chain’s parent company announced that it has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy. READ
A Jamesport Sea Tow captain helped rescue a group of divers near Robins Island Saturday morning after rough seas pulled them deeper into Peconic Bay, authorities said. READ
Recently, the Riverhead Democrats have called for a moratorium on all new residential building in the downtown area. In my opinion this would be a mistake.
Roughly a week after town officials discussed condemning the vacant former Sears building and three nearby buildings on East Main Street, the properties have been sold, owner Shelley Gordon confirmed Friday afternoon. READ
Riverhead has long been compared to Patchogue in the eyes of many, heralded as the next area in Suffolk to blossom into a fully revitalized and vibrant downtown.
Well, keep the comparisons coming. READ
After a series of gruesome animal deaths believed to be “ritual killings,” The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals asking for volunteers to help investigate cases of animal cruelty. READ
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…)