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Denise Civiletti

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

William Conklin, 87

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Obituary of lifelong Riverhead resident William Conklin, who died Aug. 10, 2019 at age 87.

Cardboard Boat Races make a splash in Riverhead

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A summertime favorite returns to the Peconic Riverfront. Photos.

Hospital executive’s love of nature and photography come together in fundraising auction for PBMC

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Andrew Mitchell has honed his photography skills since preschool and now he's using his hobby to help raise money for Peconic Bay Medical Center.

‘Peace, not hate’: Riverhead councilwoman pleads with community to think before commenting on social media

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Councilwoman Catherine Kent: "There’s healing to be done and it starts with each and every one of us. Our children are watching all that we do and what we say."

Town moves ahead with downtown security cameras, installing LED streetlights town-wide

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Security cameras will first be installed in the Grangebel Park and Railroad Avenue areas and technology installed in police headquarters to monitor the video feed.

National Night Out celebrated in Riverhead

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Winners in the annual National Night Out poster contest were announced at the Riverhead Town Board meeting Tuesday.

Riverhead Town Board fills key staff positions

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Riverhead Town made several key hires today, including a water district superintendent and a senior building inspector.

Stop the Violence basketball tournament to take place this weekend in Riverhead

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Now in its 13th season, the double-elimination tournament features 12 teams competing for a top prize of $5,000.

Zeldin on gun control: a ‘flawed system’ that Democrat-sponsored bills won’t fix

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The NY-1 representative's record on gun control measures has earned him top ratings and funding from gun advocacy groups, including the NRA. Here's a rundown on his positions.

Unhappy outcome at Riverhead beach: jet ski out of the water, pickup truck in

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Two men attempting to get a jet ski out of the water at Iron Pier Beach ended up with their pickup truck and trailer in the water instead.
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