A plan to allow third-party insurance billing for Flanders Northampton Volunteer Ambulance calls appears to have the support of the Southampton Town Board and most of the approximately 25 residents who attended a work session at Flanders Fire Department headquarters Aug. 11. READ
The company looking to create a similar facility on the site of the former Peconic Health and Racquet Club on Flanders Road in Flanders is hoping to get Southampton Planning Board approval by the end of August, an engineer for the applicant told the Bayview Pines Civic and Taxpayers Association last Wednesday.
Believed to have been built around 1880 and referred to over the years by names like the Hallock-Fanning House, Grove House and Brewster House, the three-and-a-half story structure near Veterans Park in Flanders certainly has a rich history.
The Southampton Town Board seat left vacant after the sudden arrest on drug charges and subsequent resignation of Southampton Town Councilman Brad Bender last year will come down to a pair of familiar faces for a replacement.
The Southampton Town Board seat left vacant after the sudden arrest and resignation of Bradley Bender last month will come down to a pair of familiar faces for a replacement. READ
In his first one-on-one interview with the media since his arrest and guilty plea in federal court Tuesday, former Southampton Town Councilman Brad Bender told the News-Review he became addicted to pain pills he was overprescribed following back surgery.
Mr. Bender said he eventually started sharing his prescription with another person, who then sold the pills to others. READ
Southampton Town Board member Brad Bender pleaded guilty Tuesday morning to conspiracy to illegally distribute oxycodone as part of a $1.8 million scheme involving a Riverhead physician assistant who had previously been arrested by federal agents. READ
Residents in the troubled hamlet of Riverside offered emotional pleas before the Southampton Town Board last Thursday to support the Riverside Revitalization Action Plan.