Riverhead police say a 42-year-old man who was drugged up and driving an ATV led officers on a brief chase in Jamesport Tuesday morning before crashing and then lunging for an officer’s radio and handgun while resisting arrest.
Police were called to the area of Washington Avenue around 11:45 a.m. for a reports of “an intoxicated male operating a quad on the roadway” according to a press release. (more…)
The Village at Jamesport is proposed for this property just west of the hamlet’s business district. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch, file)
A 44-acre Jamesport property that has been the subject of a controversial development proposal is now being offered for sale as part of a bankruptcy proceeding.
And the company that’s marketing the property has highlighted the value of excavating sand from the property.
A company called GA Keen Realty Advisors LLC has an advertisement in the New York Times Wednesday offering the 43.6 acres on Main Road in Jamesport as a “bankruptcy sale.” (more…)
Police investigate the scene of the fatal accident Jan. 16 in Laurel. (Credit: Rachel Young, file)
Police say vehicle paint particles found on a Jamesport man who was hit by cars and found dead in January indicate a third vehicle — possibly the one that took his life — might have been involved.
The drivers of a car and SUV that hit James Callaghan stayed on scene that foggy Jan. 16 morning, and told police the victim was lying in the roadway when they struck him on Main Road in Laurel.
They are not suspects in Mr. Callaghan’s death, police said. (more…)
A green beard made for a festive march in Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day parade in Jamesport. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)
Three months ago, the idea of holding a St. Patrick’s Day in Jamesport was just that: only a thought.
But after weeks of hurried preparation, a series of rushed moves to raise funds and support from local politicians and businesses, hundreds lined along Main Road Saturday afternoon and watched the East End Emerald Society’s parade march by, the first St. Patrick’s parade in Jamesport. (more…)
George Moravek directing the first rehearsal of the Jamesport Meeting House Chorus last Tuesday night. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)
AQUEBOGUE, JAMESPORT, & NORTHVILLE
I’m sure the Cassatt String Quartet at the Jamesport Meeting House was very well attended. I hope you had a chance to go and enjoy the first musical event of the 2014 season. (more…)
A St. Patrick’s Day parade appears destined for Jamesport, a first for Riverhead Town. (Katharine Schroeder file photo)
In the month of March, there are St. Patrick’s Day parades in Southampton Town, East Hampton Town and Southold Town.
But not Riverhead Town — until now. (more…)
The Jamesport Meeting House. (Barbaraellen Koch file photo)
George Moravek will direct the brand-new Meeting House Chorus, which will rehearse at the Jamesport Meeting House beginning Tuesday, Feb. 25. Weekly rehearsals will be held from 6 to 7:15 p.m.; a concert, “Opening Night (A New Generation of Broadway),” is planned for May 10. (more…)
BARBARAELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO | Developer Julius Klein in downtown Riverhead in 2007.
The Calverton company that proposed a long-standing and controversial commercial development project on Main Road in Jamesport has filed for bankruptcy protection. (more…)