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05/07/16 3:00pm
05/07/2016 3:00 PM

A view from a neighboring property of potential Jamesport park site. Tim Gannon photo.

The Riverhead Town Board wants to put a $10,000 cap on any expenditures the town has to make in terms of management and improvement costs at a 9.7-acre “hamlet park” that Suffolk County might create on land in Jamesport that has been slated for development in recent years.  READ

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04/20/16 7:04am
04/20/2016 7:04 AM

Rev. Charles Coverdale thanks the Town Board Tuesday evening. (Credit: Tim Gannon)

First Baptist Church of Riverhead’s plans for a Family Community Life Center moved forward Tuesday when the Riverhead Town Board approved the creation of a type of zoning needed for the proposal.  READ

04/02/16 9:00am
04/02/2016 9:00 AM


News-Review editors recently wrote in favor of studying the Aquebogue-Jamesport corridor. Unfortunately, they politicized the issue, saying Democrats called for a master plan update last year, but now “suddenly disagree” with the supervisor’s master plan proposal. The impression created was unflattering — and false. READ

03/04/16 12:00pm
03/04/2016 12:00 PM

Reeves Beach sunset

Suffolk County lawmakers and local environmentalists are urging Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reject the U.S. Army of Corps of Engineers’ latest plan for disposing of dredged materials in Long Island Sound.


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01/01/16 6:11pm
01/01/2016 6:11 PM
New Town Justice Lori Hulse gave a brief speech at Friday's inauguration ceremony at Town Hall

New Town Justice Lori Hulse gave a brief speech at Friday’s inauguration ceremony at Town Hall

Councilman Tim Hubbard and Justice Lori Hulse are now officially in office following Friday’s inauguration ceremony, where the Riverhead Town officials elected in November were sworn into office. READ