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Aguiar threatens write-in campaign for supervisor, criticizing Hubbard’s leadership

by Sep 21, 2023
Riverhead Supervisor Yvette Aguiar is threatening to mount a write-in campaign for supervisor this fall if Council Member Tim Hubbard continues to exhibit what she calls the Republican nominee’s weak management and leadership skills.

Riverhead Democratic candidates present 2023 campaign platform

by Sep 7, 2023
Supervisor candidate Angela DeVito and council candidate Andrew Leven presented their 2023 campaign platform at a press conference Wednesday at Grumman Memorial Park.

Got questions for Riverhead Town candidates? Civic groups announce three forums this month, invite residents to submit questions.

by Sep 6, 2023
Three forums, in question-and-answer format, will provide residents the chance to directly ask candidates for local office about their views and vision for the Town of Riverhead.

Developers, business owners and consultants drive town Republican campaign finances in the first half of 2023

by Jul 28, 2023
Riverhead Republicans far outpaced their Democratic counterparts in fundraising during the first half of 2023. Here's what the latest campaign finance disclosure reports show.

Catherine Stark defeats Greg Williams in First Legislative District Republican primary

by Jun 28, 2023
Catherine Stark defeated Greg Williams, by a margin of 62% to 37% in the Republican Party primary in the First Legislative District according to unofficial results published by the County Board of Elections.

Two vie in Republican primary Tuesday for First Legislative District nomination

by Jun 26, 2023
Catherine Stark of Riverhead and Greg Williams of Cutchogue face off in tomorrow’s party primary election.

Democratic candidates for Town Board slam administration’s handling of EPCAL, call for town to pull the plug on CAT deal ‘once...

by Jun 20, 2023
Democratic candidates for Riverhead Town Board are calling on the town to pull out of its joint application with Calverton Aviation and Technology to the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency and to reject the developer’s plans to build an air cargo hub at the Calverton Enterprise Park.

Court throws out legislative candidate’s petitions, citing ‘false and fraudulent statements’

by May 3, 2023
A Suffolk County trial court judge has thrown out county legislative candidate Greg Williams' designating petition, ruling that signatures on his petition were not properly witnessed.

Former Southold trustee enters legislative race, forcing Republican primary election

by Mar 20, 2023
The Republican nominee in the First Legislative District will be picked by voters in a party primary election June 27, after a second candidate enters the race, challenging the party leaders' pick.

Riverhead Democrats announce 2023 slate, led by supervisor candidate Angela DeVito

by Mar 6, 2023
The Democrats tapped Angela DeVito for supervisor, Andrew Leven and Rene Suprina for council, Josephine Makowski for clerk and incumbent Justice Lori Hulse.