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Riverhead Fire Department

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.

Riverhead firefighters make quick stop of fire in Glenwood Village

Firefighters were called to the scene at about 4:10 p.m. after a neighbor saw smoke coming from the home on Glynwood Drive.

Riverhead firefighters knock down fire at vacant former Toys R Us store

Riverhead Fire Department knocked down a fire at the rear of the vacant former Toys R Us store on Route 58 early Monday morning.

Riverhead firefighters knock down overnight house fire on Woodcrest Avenue

A 911 caller at approximately 12:15 a.m. reported smoke coming out of the residence, located north of Route 58 on Woodcrest Avenue.

Wrong-way crash leaves car hanging over bridge on I-495 in Riverhead

A wrong-way driver on the Long Island Expressway in Riverhead lost control and crashed on a median, his car coming to a stop with its front end hanging off a bridge abutment.

Riverhead firefighters make quick stop of early morning fire at West Main Street commercial building

The interior of the ground-floor shop was heavily burned but firefighters were able to contain the fire to the one store. There are four storefronts in the building, which abuts the new five-story apartment building.

Riverhead Fire Department’s award-winning chefs donate cash prize to Autism Speaks

A winning team of Riverhead Fire Department chefs, who took first place in the Battle of the Badges cook-off this year, donated their $4,000 price to Autism Speaks.

Riverhead Fire Dept. honors 50-year member

Ex-captain Paul Sparrow, who joined Riverhead Fire Department on Oct. 21,1969, was recognized by the department this week.

Riverhead Fire Department hosts open house

Kids of all ages enjoyed watching firefighters' demonstrations, fire prevention lessons and activities, including a "wet-down" of new apparatus at Riverhead Fire Department's open house today at headquarters. Photos.

Fire destroys mobile home in Riverside

Fire tore through a mobile home in the Riverwoods community in Riverside this afternoon. Photos.