Storefront trick-or-treating, a jack-o-lantern contest and a nighttime parade down Main Street were among the highlights of Halloween Fest in downtown Riverhead Saturday. READ
Developer Georgia Malone celebrated another addition to downtown Riverhead earlier this month: her newly renovated office building at 20 West Main Street. READ
Riverhead High School’s 2016 Homecoming parade marched down Main Street Saturday afternoon as students showed off their floats designed for the theme of “Old School Video Games.” READ
For most of the past five years, the Riverhead Business Improvement District has operated without any paid staff or an office.
Members of the BID Management Association, who are volunteers themselves, have been responsible for organizing many of the popular downtown events the group sponsors, including the recent Alive on 25, the Fourth of July celebration and others.
A Riverhead man was arrested Sunday morning on a felony charge after he reportedly stole a vehicle from a parking lot near McDermott Avenue while he was impaired by alcohol, according to a press release.
The popular Edgar Allan Poe Festival in downtown Riverhead is, to quote Poe himself, nevermore.
At least for this year.
The same developer who spearheaded development of the old Woolworth building in downtown Riverhead now has his sights set on another long-vacant building across the street. READ