Rita Allen of Jamesport sat at a breakfast table at the Riverhead Senior Center in Aquebogue with a grin on her face. Two young men had just stopped by to ask how she was doing and a 20-year-old woman brought her a roll and butter.
“They also come around and talk, which is so nice, too,” said Allen, who is 88. READ
The Riverhead Town Board decided Thursday to keep the former Riverhead Country Day School building on Columbus Avenue, adjacent to Stotzky Park, with the goal of using it as a youth center and an intergenerational center.
The former site of Riverhead Country Day School, which closed at the end of December after 23 years, is being eyed as a possible location for East End Christian Academy, a nonprofit multi-denominational school that has been looking for a home for the past two years.
Riverhead’s skate park at Stotzky Park is closed again after repeated incidents of vandalism took place during repair work, according to town parks and recreation superintendent Ray Coyne.
After being closed for more than a year due to safety concerns, Riverhead Town’s skate park at Stotzky Park is officially reopening this week.
Or at least, half of it is. READ
Despite its being labeled a “Band Aid” approach by one official, the Riverhead Town Board on Tuesday agreed to allocate another $27,000 to fix its long-shuttered skate park at Stotzky Park, which has been closed for more than a year because it’s considered unsafe.
The Riverhead Town Board is expected to discuss the final stages of the Enterprise Park at Calverton environmental impact study and subdivision map at its work session on Thursday. READ
It was sad news last month when we heard out of Town Hall that a $50,000 upgrade to the town’s dilapidated skate park would be put on the back burner because the recreation department couldn’t afford it in the face of other priorities.