Update (March 9, 8:10 p.m.): A 13-year-old boy was critically injured when he was struck by a car while he was trying to cross Osborn Avenue in front of the Pulaski Street elementary school Friday afternoon, Riverhead Town police said in a press release.
Newly proposed legislation would pave the way to allow East End towns to establish a fund that would assist first-time homebuyers with up to half of the purchase price. READ
A two-car crash at the intersection of Main Road and Cross River Drive in Riverhead Wednesday evening sent at least one person to the hospital, Riverhead Town police said. READ
Congressman Lee Zeldin was among those on an Amtrak train that hit a large truck that was on the tracks, killing the truck driver, on Wednesday morning. READ