A Suffolk County grand jury has handed down an eight-count indictment charging a Calverton man with attempted murder for setting his girlfriend on fire last Wednesday following a dispute in the woods near his home on Forge Road, according to court records. READ
A company called New England Retail Properties plans to buy five acres at the 51-acre Calverton Industries sand mine site on Route 25 in Calverton with the goal of building a retail development there. READ
A Calverton man was arrested after he reportedly “set his girlfriend on fire” Wednesday night following a dispute in the woods near his home on Forge Road, according to Riverhead police.
An 80-year-old Georgia man was caught with three loaded handguns Monday night inside a vehicle parked on Silver Beech Lane, according to a Riverhead police press release.
Several environmental and civic organizations in Riverhead Town have teamed up to oppose the inclusion of housing as a permitted use at the Enterprise Park at Calverton. READ
Splish Splash is seeking a notice waiver from Riverhead Town as it applies for a liquor license to serve alcohol at its Calverton water park this summer.
The New York State Board of Regents on Monday extended the Riverhead Charter School’s charter through the end of the 2021-22 school year.
Through the resolution approved Monday, the K-8 school on Main Road in Calverton also received state authority to expand its maximum authorized enrollment from 414 students to 700 students.
Marlando Williams was just settling in upstairs at his home when he heard a loud bang from the garage Friday afternoon.
At first, he and his wife, Sandra, were confused about what caused the noise until he ran downstairs and opened the garage door. Inside was a wall of black smoke obscuring a flickering fire. READ