The Riverhead railroad station got a makeover this week, courtesy of about 70 people — many of whom volunteered to help with planting new native plants and wild flowers at the station and cleaning up the area. (more…)
The number of criminal incidents reported to the Riverhead Town Police Department in 2017 was the lowest it’s been in any year this century, according to annual crime statistics the department compiles. READ
A proposal to waive the section of Riverhead Town’s “qualified and eligible sponsor” law requiring an applicant to prove it has the finances to complete a proposed project led to a heated argument among officials at Wednesday’s Town Board work session. READ
Bedlam broke out at the end of Thursday’s Riverhead Town Board work session when Nader Ghermezian, the chairman of Triple Five Group, began shouting at Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith and others when he wasn’t permitted to speak as the board discussed Calverton Aviation and Technology’s finances. READ
Luminati Aerospace CEO Daniel Preston has liens totaling more than $55,000 against him and his company for construction work done at the Enterprise Park at Calverton and other properties, Suffolk County records show.