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‘Dine on 25’ returns to downtown Riverhead tonight

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Choose from more than a dozen eateries, plus ice cream. craft breweries and a distillery in downtown Riverhead during tonight's "Dine on 25" event.
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Virtual public forum on housing in Flanders, Riverside & Northampton slated for Thursday evening

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A virtual public forum on housing in the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton community will take place tomorrow night at 7 p.m.

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Southampton Town establishes policing practices review committee mandated by governor

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The governor, by an executive order signed June 12, mandated every local government that has a police agency to perform a comprehensive review of current police force deployments, strategies, policies, procedures, and practices and, with community stakeholder participation and input, develop a plan to improve them.

Police investigate shots fired, injured woman at East Main Street apartment complex

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Riverhead Police are investigating a report of shots fired and a female victim with a possible gunshot wound at the River Pointe apartment complex at 821 East Main Street early this morning.

Sports, clubs, musical performances, field trips and more cut from 2020-2021 contingent budget

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The Riverhead school board made 'painful' cuts totaling more than $2.4 million from the proposed budget twice rejected by voters this year — to arrive at a spending level allowed by law for a contingent budget.

Suffolk County Planning Commission green-lights EPCAL subdivision

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Riverhead’s proposed subdivision of land at the Calverton Enterprise Park got a green light from the Suffolk County Planning Commission last week.

Update: Riverside man charged with murder in stabbing death of girlfriend

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Police have charged Bayron Fajardo-Gonzalez , 33, of Riverside with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of Tania Fox, 45.

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Sports, clubs, musical performances, field trips and more cut from 2020-2021...

The Riverhead school board made 'painful' cuts totaling more than $2.4 million from the proposed budget twice rejected by voters this year — to arrive at a spending level allowed by law for a contingent budget.

School board looks to preserve varsity sports, music performances as it...

Riverhead school officials are wrestling with ways to cut $2.3 million from the proposed budget twice rejected by district voters this year — and still preserve varsity sports and high school music performances, even, perhaps, at the expense of some academic programs.

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