- Three men entered the store, displayed a handgun and a knife and demanded money from an employee, police said.
- A single-car crash on Roanoke Avenue just north of Reeves Avenue just after 6 o’clock tonight sent two people to Stony Brook University Hospital.
Riverhead power outage darkens Route 58, leaves more than 1,200 customers without service Thursday eveningA downed primary wire on Route 58 left much of the commercial corridor in the dark for about 45 minutes Thursday night.
- Expansion plans for the Jamesport shopping center hit an obstacle tonight. The Riverhead Zoning Board of Appeals denied an application for variances needed to build a 28,379-square-foot addition to the existing Main Road strip mall.
- Route 58 shopping center owner has drawn plans to build a new, freestanding multiscreen theater on eastern portion of shopping center site vacated by Walmart in December 2013, Riverhead Supervisor Sean Walter says. Two freestanding restaurant pads are also proposed. A large portion of the existing plaza would be demolished.
News from the North Fork
Storm-damaged Greenport skating rink undergoing extensive renovations for planned return to its former gloryIf these walls could talk… They’d regale us with tales of first dates, high school break-ups and marriage proposals. They’d reverberate with the sound of music, from the old organ music to big band swing to the Marshall Tucker Band. They’d rumble with the noise of fierce competition: the whirring and ...
- The former in-school suspension supervisor, known for hurling tootsie rolls at students and for his patience teaching the game of chess, impacted the lives of countless Riverhead children over his 14 years of teaching with his irresistible sense of humor, his booming voice and his meaningful lessons that his students ...
- Though the East End’s Latino population has grown explosively over the past decade, you wouldn’t know it by looking at the boards of local governments, which do not count a single Latino member among them.
- The former in-school suspension supervisor, known for hurling tootsie rolls at students and for his patience teaching the game of chess, impacted the lives of countless Riverhead children over his ...
- No. 13 North Babylon exploded in the fourth quarter after trailing for most of the game. They went on a 23-7 run and blew the game open, knocking off No. ...
- Three years ago, Riverhead head coach Dave Spinella put three eighth-grade guards on the floor — not exactly a formula for success. But it didn’t matter to him at that point.
- Riverhead will be well represented in the postseason with both Riverhead boys and girls basketball competing for the grand prize as well as the McGann-Mercy girls basketball team.
- You try your best to raise them right. Just when you’re feeling like things are turning out really well, something happens to make you realize you’ve failed to impart very basic life skills.
- Is ex-chief James Burke’s indictment the tip of the iceberg — a fragment of a broader federal investigation into ‘widespread corruption’ in Suffolk County?
- A gourmet bowl of soup, adorned with hearty meat and beans, topped with good-for-you greens, cooking away all day while you get to stay in your pajamas — sound good?
An ode to Abe: a president whose morality, statesmanship and tenacity truly made America great“With malice toward none, with charity for all…let us strive on to finish the work we are in, to bind up the nation’s wounds… to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves and with all nations.”
On becoming a woman: When it’s time for ‘the talk’ with your daughter, forget moon parties, miracles and mystiqueI’m already preparing for the hate mail on this one, but I refuse to tell my daughter how great it is to get your period.
- There is a profound silence, a hush even, that comes, especially with a heavy snow. Though it was cold, the quiet brought a warmth to my soul and comforted me in my newest time of grief.
- Here’s a rundown of the signs and symptoms of heroin use, places to turn for help if someone you care about is using, plus an explanation of how an overdose ...
With PBMC merger complete, life-saving cardiac and trauma procedures will soon be locally available to East End residentsToday’s historic merger between Peconic Bay Medical Center and Northwell Health will soon make life-saving medical services available to East End residents who have always needed to travel up-island for ...
Narcan, lifesaving drug that reverses opiate overdose, is being made available in New York without prescriptionThe opiate overdose reversal drug naloxone (Narcan) will be made available without prescription at 479 CVS Pharmacy locations throughout New York, with plans in the works to add 1,000 more ...
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