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Riverhead Fire Department

Riverhead Fire Department holds solemn memorial service

Riverhead volunteer firefighters gathered yesterday for solemn ceremonies honoring deceased members of the Riverhead Fire Department in an annual ceremony twice postponed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Another power outage hits Route 58

For the second consecutive day, a power outage is affecting Riverhead’s main commercial corridor.

Firefighters battle large mulch fire overnight

Riverhead firefighters spend much of the night battling a large mulch fire in Calverton.

Car bursts into flames on Northville Turnpike

Two people escaped injury when the car they were riding in on Northville Turnpike caught fire this morning. Riverhead Fire Department knocked down the flames in short order.

Firefighters knock down vehicle fire on Rt. 58

Firefighters responding to the call at about 10:20 a.m. found a fully involved pickup truck in an eastbound lane of the county highway, just west of Kroemer Avenue.

Riverhead Fire Department reschedules ‘Santa Run’ to Sunday, Dec. 13

The Riverhead Fire Department’s "Santa Run" has been rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 13, beginning at 12 noon.

Update: Riverhead Fire Department ‘Santa Run’ to be rescheduled due to Saturday’s weather forecast

Beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday, Santa and his helpers will travel through the town aboard a Riverhead Fire Department truck to kick off the holiday season.

Riverhead firefighters extinguish fire in Aquebogue

Riverhead firefighters extinguished a structure fire on Trout Brook Lane in Aquebogue this afternoon.

Road closures due to drive-by services for Judge Allen Smith

Motorists are asked to avoid Roanoke Avenue and Northville Turnpike Wednesday and Thursday for the drive-by services of Judge Allen M. Smith.

Riverhead Fire Department plans ‘appreciation drive-by’ past Peconic Bay Medical Center Tuesday evening

Riverhead Fire Department is coordinating a seven-department parade past Peconic Bay Medical Center Tuesday evening at 6:30. Jamesport, Wading River, Flanders, Manorville, Mattituck and Eastport fire departments are scheduled to participate, Riverhead Fire Chief Tim Corwin said today.