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Riverhead News-Review

11/18/18 5:55am

A Hampton Bays man was arrested early last Friday after breaking into a Hampton Bays home and refusing to obey police, reports said.

Mark Ford, 63, was reported inside his mother’s residence last Thursday night despite an active restraining order. After he was found by police, he tried to escape by jumping from the home’s second-story deck.  READ

11/17/18 5:51am

As the long-awaited votes were cast last week to determine whether Calverton Aviation & Technology can proceed with the purchase of 1,640 acres of land at the Enterprise Park at Calverton, town leaders accurately described it as the biggest decision they’re likely to make in their current roles. More than one speaker, in addition to the elected officials, noted the effect this decision will have on their children and grandchildren. READ

11/13/18 2:16pm

Sally Scotto died Nov. 13 at her home in Laurel. She was 95.

The family will receive visitors Thursday, Nov. 15, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Mattituck.

The Liturgy of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Our Lady of Good Counsel R.C. Church in Mattituck, with Msgr. Joseph Staudt officiating. Interment will follow at Calverton National Cemetery.