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Supervisor Walter announces Riverhead Town’s S.T.O.P. Day and ‘Drive-Through Drug Take-Back’ to take place this weekend, Saturday, May 16

Residents can also dispose of their electronic waste (e-waste) on this day. Televisions, cameras, computers and cell phones are common examples of e-waste.

May is Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Month

Motorcycle Safety, Road Sharing Stressed as Summer Approaches

LaValle requests nominations for the 2015 NYS Senate Veteran’s Hall Of Fame

The Hall of Fame is designed to pay tribute to the men and women of New York who selflessly served in the U.S. Armed Forces.

Sean Walter: ‘State of the Town 2015’

Full text of Supervisor Sean Walter’s “State of the Town 2015” address given at a joint dinner meeting of the Riverhead Kiwanis, Lions and Rotary clubs on Feb. 25, 2015

SUNY Board of Trustees approves Southampton Hospital-SUNY Stony Brook Affiliation

Senator Ken LaValle and Assemblyman Fred Thiele announced that the SUNY Board of Trustees approved the Affiliation between Southampton Hospital and SUNY Stony Brook.

Senator Ken LaValle announces new pet protections

The new law will prohibit the piercing or tattooing of all pets, including cats and dogs, to protect the animals from unnecessary harm.

Governor Cuomo announces home energy assistance available beginning Nov. 17

Eligible households could receive up to $625 to help heat their homes this winter.

Suffolk County Parks offers sportfishing instruction

Ten-week course covers techniques, tackle selection, hot fishing spots and more

Cuomo dispatches resources to assist Long Island recovery from heavy rain and flash floods

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today dispatched resources to assist Long Island’s recovery from the nearly 13 inches of rain that fell between the hours...
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#IFISHNY contest announced; There’s an app for that

Senator Ken LaValle recently announced that there is a new statewide fishing contest. The #IFISHNY contest challenges anglers to show off their prize largemouth...
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