The Riverhead-based Maureen’s Haven is pushing through another pandemic winter to provide shelter, food and more to the East End's homeless population. The number of people seeking shelter this winter has been "through the roof" since Christmas.
Seasonal blood supply shortages have worsened with the omicron surge this winter. Donations are needed more than ever. The Flanders Fire Department and FRNCA have teamed up to host a community blood drive Sunday, Jan. 30 at the Flanders Men's Club.
The child critically injured in a crash on Flanders Road Thursday morning has died, New York State Police announced this afternoon.
Riverhead Police are advising downtown residents to move their vehicles out of the Peconic River parking lot due to expected moderate to major flooding to flood-prone coastal areas during Monday morning's high-tide cycle.
Man trapped in wrecked car for two hours in bitter cold overnight before discovery by passing motorist
A 54-year-old man who crashed on Schultz Road in Manorvile was trapped in his car, in bitter cold temperatures, for nearly two hours before the wreck was discovered at 4:45 a.m. by a passing motorist.
The National Weather Service has issued high wind and coastal flood warnings for Riverhead and the North Fork for overnight tonight and tomorrow morning, for tropical storm force winds gusting to 55-60 mph and potential coastal flooding of 3 feet above ground.