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Board members don’t seem to care about residents’ opinions

Dear Editor, My husband and I have been attending Planning Board meetings and Town Board meetings since September...

‘Grateful every day’

A heartfelt thank you to RiverheadLOCAL for the rebuttal concerning our great town of Riverhead and surrounding hamlets.

Town Board doesn’t want to hear from residents

The Town Board refused to allow a civic president to make a second comment during its Feb. 7 meeting. Shame on them that they could not spare a few extra minutes to listen to the people they were elected to serve.

Truth and what’s best for the community and country should come first

To the Editor:Regarding the editorial “Election integrity matters” (Jan. 22): Agreed! It should always be the truth and what's best for the...

An open letter to Palumbo and Giglio from residents of Manorville: ‘We need your help!’

Residents of Manorville, where many private wells are contaminated with toxic chemicals, are angry that NY State has again denied grant funding for public water to 128 homes near the former Grumman facility in Calverton.

Shame on Riverhead officials for not speaking out

Earlier this year RiverheadLocal reported that a firearms dealer planning to locate on Elton Street published a blog containing racist commentary on...

‘Former proud Republican’ denounces Trump, Zeldin

I'm a former proud registered Republican. I left the party the moment Donald Trump was nominated. I never could have predicted he'd...

Reject Lee Zeldin’s extremist politics

To the Editor: New Yorkers have important decisions to make in the upcoming election on Nov. 8. Reproductive rights,...

On Election Day, vote for a woman’s right to choose: Vote for Democrats

To the Editor: On June 24, 2022, Representative Lee Zeldin, the Republican nominee for governor, said the decision to...

So-called NIMBYism may be the truest form of patriotism

All over the world, it seems local governments are representing out-of-town developers more and local people less.