Calverton Hills homeowners are suing Suffolk County in federal court over the need for a new sewage treatment plant that could cost about $7 million, landlords say.
The suit, filed June 30 in U.S. District Court, asks for a judgment that declares Suffolk County the owner of the Calverton Hills property and its sewage treatment facility, according to court papers.
A bicyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Calverton Sunday afternoon, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
On Feb. 6, 1964, a C-54 Navy cargo plane carrying aircraft equipment and eight men set off from Kirtland Air Force base in New Mexico, headed for the East Coast.
The developers of a proposed addiction research and treatment center at the Enterprise Park at Calverton are the latest group seeking tax incentives from the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency. READ
Two men were arrested Thursday night after they were caught stealing construction materials from a Calverton home, according to a police press release.
Two new playgrounds were installed this month in Wading River and Calverton and children are already making use of them, according to Riverhead Town officials.
The old equipment at Wading River beach was battered by nor’easters over the past nine years, town parks and recreation superintendent Ray Coyne said at last Thursday’s Town Board work session.
Members of a Mastic Beach church stood along Route 25 in Calverton Tuesday evening, holding American flags, waving and shouting at passing cars to stop and sign the abandoned trailer that reads “I love you, God. Thank You.” in protest of the recent violations issued by Riverhead Town. READ
A half-century has passed since a fateful test flight at the Grumman base in Calverton claimed the lives of Charles “Buck” Wangeman and Ralph “Dixie” Donnell. READ