Riverhead Town police are seeking the public’s help to locate two teenagers who were reported missing from the Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch.
Staff members reported Justin Knight, 15, and Angel Vasquez-Rivera, 15, missing Thursday, according to a police press release. READ
A new law passed by state lawmakers could bring radical change to how alcohol tastings are served on the North Fork.
In a bill passed by both the State Assembly and Senate on their last day of session June 20, changes would be made to the tax law as it relates to wine, beer, cider and liquor products. READ
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Several speakers urged the Town Board not to give the eastern portion of Riverside Drive over to Suffolk County, which wants to tear up the pavement and reseed the road, which cuts through the county’s Indian Island Golf Course. READ
The state Department of Health released its full report on the possible impact of regulating marijuana in New York State last week, recommending that recreational use be legalized.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo ordered the assessment in January. The 74-page report includes a review of health, criminal justice, public safety, economic and educational impacts. READ
A split Riverhead Town Board said on Tuesday that it will require Calverton Aviation & Technology to submit a more detailed analysis of its finances before voting on their proposal to buy 1,640 acres of town-owned land in Calverton for $40 million. (more…)
An apparent lightning strike sparked an attic fire at a Wading River home Tuesday afternoon, according to Riverhead Town police. READ
Commercial fisherman in New York are in the midst of a fluke fishing closure that will run until the end of the month.
The closure began Sunday, and when it reopens Aug. 1, fishermen will be limited to a daily limit of 50 pounds of fluke. READ