07/22/15 12:17pm
07/22/2015 12:17 PM

The Disney movie Big Hero 6 will be shown as afundraiser for FRNCA Thursday.

The animated Disney movie Big Hero 6 will be shown at the David Crohan Community Center Thursday as a fundraiser for the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and the movie will start at 6:30 p.m. The cost will be $20 per family and $15 per family for FRNCA members.  READ

06/08/15 10:25pm
06/08/2015 10:25 PM

A proposed garbage district for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton appears to be heading for the dumpster itself.

The Southampton Town Board is expected to vote Tuesday afternoon on a resolution to reject all eight bids it has received from garbage carting companies, Councilman Brad Bender said.

The Town Board doesn’t intend to seek new bids on the proposal, at least in the near future, and won’t proceed with the garbage district proposal this year, he said. The idea of a garbage district could still be revived in the future, perhaps in a wider area, but the plan won’t be revived anytime soon, he said.

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04/20/15 3:31pm
04/20/2015 3:31 PM
Garbage on Oak Avenue in Flanders. (Credit: barbaraellen Koch)

Garbage on Oak Avenue in Flanders. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch file photo)

If a controversial proposed garbage district in Flanders, Riverside and Northampton is going forward, the town will likely need to first re-bid it, according to Councilman Brad Bender of Northampton.

But that’s assuming the district is even moving forward, a decision that the Town Board will likely make some time after a public hearing on the proposal in mid-May, he said. (more…)