Mario Anthony and Anthony Esbarr of Atlas Stucco work on the front entrance to the charter school’s new building Tuesday. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)
Construction on the new two-story building at Riverhead Charter School in Calverton is still a couple of months from completion, officials said this week.
The building’s structural system, exterior walls, doors and bathrooms have been completed and workers are currently installing floors and finishing other interior projects for the 50,000-square-foot facility, said Michael Finnerty, project manager for Stalco Construction of Islandia, the general contractor on the project. (more…)
Precious Pups in Calverton was shutdown by authorities for selling sick dogs. (Cyndi Murray photo)
A Calverton animal shelter in court for reportedly selling sick dogs to its customers and failing to offer proper health records of the animals had a future shipment of dogs put on hold by a Suffolk judge on Wednesday, despite objections from the company’s lawyer that the move unfairly implicates the company of guilt.
However the dogs currently there will be allowed to stay on site.
Authorities have shut down Precious Pups Rescue in Calverton for allegedly selling sick dogs. (Credit: Cyndi Murray)
State authorities have shut down a dog adoption center in Calverton for allegedly selling sick dogs.
A plan for about 2,300 town-owned acres at Enterprise Park at Calverton was recently submitted to Town Board members. (Credit: Andrew Lepre)
To the editor:
Are Sean Walter and the rest of the Riverhead Town Board playing Riverhead’s version of Netflix’s “House of Cards” in their new willingness to permit residential development in the EPCAL area? (more…)
Former Lakewood resident Douglas Rosenbrock speaks before the Town Board Tuesday evening. (Credit: Paul Squire)
Nearly 20 members of the Lakewood mobile home community in Calverton demanded accountability from the Riverhead Town Board during a contentious public meeting Tuesday evening, with residents claiming that illegal rentals and an abandoned mobile home were ruining their neighborhood.
The complaints led to a brief argument between Supervisor Sean Walter and Councilwoman Jodi Giglio, who said she wasn’t aware complaints had been filed. (more…)
The plane in the July 30 skydiving accident in Calverton being taxied back to its hangar. (Credit: Jennifer Gustavson, file)
Skydive Long Island issued a statement Saturday disputing the report that the Federal Aviation Administration is investigating whether the parachute was properly packed in the fatal tandem skydiving accident July 30 that killed one man and critically injured the instructor. (more…)
So, it’s August. How did this happen already? Anyway, August brings yummy tomatoes and they are here! Eggplant is also making its presence known. There’s lots of good stuff from your local farmers. (more…)
A model of the planned F1 go-kart facility as it appears on the company’s website.
A proposal to build a go-kart track on Edwards Avenue in Calverton got a thumbs up from the Suffolk County Planning Commission yesterday afternoon in Hauppauge, though it did recommend further study on noise that could come from the property. (more…)