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Riverhead library board reorganizes, moves on

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Two new trustees were appointed to fill vacancies and new officers were appointed by the board in a special meeting Monday night. The appointments are good through June 30. A vote will be taken at the annual meeting next month for three trustee seats. In June, the trustees will elect board officers for the coming year.

After dissent on board, town to seek additional help vetting Luminati

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Facing criticism over how they’re going about the massive land deal with Luminati Aerospace, Riverhead Town officials will seek additional outside help vetting the...

Interviews underway for next Riverhead school superintendent

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Seven candidates are being considered for the Riverhead school superintendent post, according to school board member Greg Meyer, who sits on the committee interviewing candidates.

County executive schedules town hall meetings to talk about ‘Reclaim Our Water’ initiative

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County officials will speak about County Executive Steve Bellone's proposed grant/low-interest loan program to help homeowners with the cost of installing advanced septic systems.

Zeldin faces largely hostile crowd in ‘community forum’ at Suffolk County Community College in Riverhead

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Rep. Lee Zeldin faced a largely hostile crowd during a 'community forum' — not a 'town hall meeting' — today at Suffolk County Community College in Riverhead.

Zeldin sets ‘community forum’ Sunday at community college Riverhead campus

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Rep. Lee Zeldin is inviting constituents to a moderated “community forum” in Riverhead Sunday afternoon on the eastern campus of Suffolk County Community College.

Officials get first look at design concepts for multiplex theater and plaza makeover

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Riverhead Town officials got a first look at conceptual designs for a proposed multiplex movie theater and a makeover of Riverhead Plaza, former site of Walmart.

Apartment buildings and the changing face of downtown Riverhead

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The look and feel of Riverhead’s Main Street will soon undergo dramatic change, if a pair of proposed apartment buildings is developed as planned in...

Town Board wrap: Should time limits on parking be extended?

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Residents weighed in on a plan to extend time limits in a downtown parking lot and urged the board not to settle pending litigation against the owner of a number of Wading River properties allegedly used as transient rentals.

Riverhead library president and another trustee resign

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Following last week's resignation by the library treasurer, the Riverhead Free Library president and another trustee have quit, both citing health reasons.