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11/06/15 6:00am
11/06/2015 6:00 AM

Riverhead Water District

Cellular companies leasing space on the town’s water towers have filed federal lawsuits claiming the Riverhead Water District is trying to “strong-arm” them into paying more by not allowing workers onto the properties to repair equipment until they agree to the new terms.


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11/04/15 4:29pm
11/04/2015 4:29 PM


In the end, it wasn’t about how many, or which, political parties endorsed him. Or which didn’t endorse him. It wasn’t about how much money he raised or how many outside dollars were — or weren’t — spent through political action committees to back his campaign.

As with any election, it was about how many votes he received. READ

10/29/15 5:00am
10/29/2015 5:00 AM

Supervisor debate

Tuesday is Election Day nationwide and voters in Riverhead Town will be asked to choose a supervisor, two council members, two assessors and a town justice.


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10/26/15 6:40pm
10/26/2015 6:40 PM


With just about a week before Election Day, Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter held a press conference to once again claim that his Republican opponent, Councilwoman Jodi Giglio, is backed by the Suffolk County Police Benevolent Association for supporting a merger of the Riverhead Police Department with the county police.

But that wasn’t all he had to say.  READ

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10/20/15 11:29am
10/20/2015 11:29 AM

Riverhead Town Board debate

Taking on questions on everything from progress at EPCAL, downtown revitalization and town finances, the three candidates for Town Supervisor made their pitches for your vote at a Riverhead News-Review sponsored debate at Polish Hall Monday night. READ