Several more big box retailers announced closures in 2018, including Toys R Us in March and Kmart, which closed its doors Nov. 25.
The stores, once beacons for shoppers seeking blue light specials or the season’s hottest toy, have now joined the likes of Riverhead’s former Walmart, Sports Authority and Radio Shack franchises. READ
Riverhead Police are looking for a man who forcefully stole a television from the Kmart on Old Country Road Tuesday night. READ
Riverhead Kmart is closing its doors in November, according to a list released Wednesday by Sears Holdings, which owns both Sears and Kmart. READ
A loss prevention employee at the Route 58 Kmart led Riverhead Town police to three men who were found in possession of counterfeit money Friday, according to a news release. (more…)
A 22-year-old suspected shoplifter who threatened the use of a gun at Kmart in Riverhead was found nearby with a loaded handgun Saturday, town police said. (more…)
A stop-work order was issued at the Route 58 BJ’s and KMart shopping center in June. (Credit: Tim Gannon)
A month after issuing a stop-work order at the BJ’s and KMart shopping center for cutting down several trees without proper permits, Riverhead Town plants to authorize legal action against the shops’ owners, according to Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter. (more…)