“Builder: Cinema Deal is Sealed.”
“Hazeltine to the Movies?”
“Mulling Tanger Multiplex?”
Those are just some of the headlines published by the News-Review over the years regarding proposals to build multiplex movie theaters in Riverhead.
And, of course, none of them was ever built.
At least one person was hospitalized following a crash involving an ambulance at the intersection of Route 58 and Harrison Avenue in Riverhead Saturday morning. READ
An unlicensed Nassau County man was arrested on a drugged driving charge late Sunday morning after he crashed a vehicle into Sergio’s Pizza on Route 58 in Riverhead and fled the scene, town police said. READ
The Riverhead Town Board is expected to set three June 7 public hearings dealing with proposals to allow movie theaters in the “shopping center” zoning district on Route 58 at its meeting Tuesday. READ
An armed robbery was reported Tuesday morning at Mobile gas station on Route 58 in Riverhead and police are asking for the public’s help in locating the suspect, according to a press release.
National sports retail chain Sports Authority declared bankruptcy Tuesday and its Riverhead location is among those the chopping block. READ
Riverhead police are on the hunt for a suspect who broke into the Toys ‘R’ Us store on route 58 in the overnight hours Sunday. It is the second time in two months the store has been burglarized. READ
A husband, wife and infant were transported to Peconic Bay Medical Center with minor injuries after they were involved in a car accident just west of the Route 58 traffic circle on Tuesday afternoon. READ