08/16/18 1:33pm
08/16/2018 1:33 PM

For several elected officials from Riverhead and Southampton towns, the former Howard Johnson’s that stood at the south side of the Riverside traffic circle brings back memories of yesteryear. (more…)

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08/03/18 7:09pm
08/03/2018 7:09 PM

Calverton Aviation & Technology has responded to a 4 p.m. deadline imposed by Riverhead Town to notify officials whether it would submit additional financial information in regard to its proposal to purchase 1,640 acres of town-owned land at Enterprise Park at Calverton, according to Riverhead Supervisor Laura Jens-Smith and Stuart Bienenstock of Triple Five, the majority owner of CAT. READ

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07/26/18 6:00am
07/26/2018 6:00 AM

Riverhead Councilwoman Jodi Giglio’s July 16 campaign finance reports show that she spent $3,881 in campaign contributions on legal fees paid to attorney Anton Borovina in June. 

Mr. Borovina initially represented Ms. Giglio in the ethics complaint filed against her by the Coalition Against EPCAL Housing. The complaint argued that she should recuse herself from voting on the qualified and eligible sponsor designation for Calverton Aviation & Technology because she had met privately with CAT principals in Manhattan March 12 to discuss their proposed deal with the town. READ

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07/05/18 11:34am
07/05/2018 11:34 AM

All five Riverhead Town Board members voted no Tuesday on a resolution to change the requirements in the town’s qualified and eligible sponsor regulations regarding the submittal of financial information, but their reasons for doing so varied. READ

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06/27/18 6:11pm
06/27/2018 6:11 PM

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