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Denise Civiletti

Denise Civiletti
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Denise is a veteran local reporter and editor, an attorney and former Riverhead Town councilwoman. Her work has been recognized with numerous awards, including a “writer of the year” award from the N.Y. Press Association in 2015. She is a founder, owner and co-publisher of this website. Email Denise.

Riverhead library treasurer resigns from board

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With just three months left in her second and final term as library trustee, board treasurer Milagros Rios has resigned.

LIRR plans to shuffle schedule, add trains on Greenport branch

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The little-used "jury train" will be "repurposed" a LIRR official said in an interview yesterday. It will arrive in Riverhead earlier and continue on to Greenport, making a westbound return trip departing Greenport at 10 a.m. Two new trains are planned for weekends beginning in the summer of 2018.

Luminati announces June 17 air show in Calverton

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Supervisor Sean Walter said today he does not believe there will be any support on the town board for an air show in June while the town is actively negotiating a sale of the site to Luminati.

Riverside traffic circle project underway, groundbreaking scheduled later this month

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Workers have begun relocating utility lines in the Riverside traffic circle, where groundbreaking on the $4 million reconstruction project will take place at the end of this month, according to County Legislator Bridget Fleming.

The clock starts ticking: Riverhead signs letter of intent with Luminati

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Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter said today he has signed the letter of intent with Luminati Aerospace for the sale of nearly all of the town’s remaining acreage at the Calverton Enterprise Park for $40 million.

Photos: Big Duck Ranch hosts Easter egg hunt

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Kids descended on Big Duck Ranch this afternoon to compete for plastic eggs filled with treats in the annual duck egg hunt in Flanders.

Riverhead cops: Man robbed on Ostrander Avenue

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Police said a 26-year-old man was robbed by two men on Ostrander Avenue near Corwin Street shortly after 2 a.m.

Annual flushing of Riverhead Water District mains to begin Sunday evening

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The Riverhead Water District's annual spring flushing will begin Sunday evening and continue for about three weeks. The water district advises customers to let their water run before using while the district flushes its mains.

‘Celebrating life and hope for the future’ — the Third Annual Pink Pearl Gala

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The North Fork Breast Health Coalition honored the organization's founders, Ann Cotten-DeGrasse and Antonio DeGrasse, as well as benefactors Irwin and Flora Garsten.

State budget deal announced: Spending plan includes $1.1 billion boost to state education aid and tuition-free public colleges

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The $153.1 billion budget increases state education aid by more than 4 percent, provides for tuition-free public colleges for families earning $125,000 or less and raises to 18 the age for criminal prosecution as an adult.