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12/31/15 2:35pm
12/31/2015 2:35 PM
Councilman George Gabrielsen was joined by grandson Robert, 9, at his last meeting Thursday. (That's Town Attorney Bob Kozakieiwicz in front, no doubt giving Robert some legal advice)

Councilman George Gabrielsen was joined by grandson Robert, 9, at his last board meeting Thursday.

The Riverhead Town Board held off on approving Nile Rodgers’ proposed “Freak Out! Music, Art & Wine Festival” Thursday morning, following some complaints about the event from residents. READ

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12/26/15 9:00am
12/26/2015 9:00 AM

The Riverhead Town Board will consider scheduling public hearings to establish a ban on 24-hour operations in the Village Center, Rural Corridor, business Country Rural and Hamlet Center zoning districts. Specifically, the proposal would require them to be closed from midnight to 5 a.m. It would not apply to bars or nightclubs that sell alcohol at retail for on-premises consumption. READ

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12/15/15 7:00pm
12/15/2015 7:00 PM

Critics of Councilman John Dunleavy’s proposal to increase the salaries for town officials didn’t mince words Tuesday night. The plan was called “terrible” and “premature.”

And by the end of the meeting, only Mr. Dunleavy voted in favor of the measure. READ