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Event plans for South Jamesport beach ‘a terrible idea’

South Jamesport Beach is a quiet, family beach. Don't spoil it with drinking, music, trash and the like.

Charles R. Hoeg, 85

Charles R. Hoeg of Riverhead died April 11, 2019. He was 85 years old.

Community forum set on plan to sell food and alcohol at town beach in South Jamesport

Residents are invited to give the town board feedback on a plan to serve food, wine and beer at the town beach in South Jamesport on Friday and Saturday evenings this summer.

Snyder honored at Peconic Ballet Foundation gala

Pat Snyder was honored April 7 at Peconic Ballet Theatre's annual Black & White gala. The event took place at the Sea Star Ballroom at the Hyatt Place Long Island in Riverhead.

Long Island Science Center offers spring break programs

The Long Island Science Center will offer extended hours April 22-26 during spring break. The center will be open every day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Riverhead Water District conducts spring flushing of water mains

Water district customers should let their water run for a few minutes before use, as the flushing may cause temporary discoloration of your tap water.

Volunteers sought for food drive April 13

Island Harvest is seeking volunteers to collect food on at Saturday, April 13 at Stop and Shop in Riverhead.

Riverhead Police charge four with selling alcohol to minors

Police checked retail locations from Jamesport to Wading River for compliance with New York State Liquor Authority rules and New York State Penal .

Cops arrest knife-wielding man who allegedly jumped shopper in Route 58 parking lot, demanding money

A 59-year-old Riverhead man is facing a charge of first-degree attempted robbery.

Rita A. Duva, 94

Rita A. Duva of Riverhead died April 2, 2019, at her home. She was 94.
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