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Southampton Town hopes to establish Riverside sewer district by year’s end, with construction to begin in 2023, officials say

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The wastewater treatment plant is essential to the implementation of the Riverside Action Plan, a revitalization plan adopted by the Southampton Town Board in 2015 and codified in a zoning overlay district that same year, that calls for high-density mixed-use development in portions of the hamlet.

Cops: Riverside man arrested after traffic stop for possession of heroin and cocaine

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A Riverside man was arrested on drug charges following a traffic stop on Route 105 and Flanders Road early this morning, when he was found in possession of heroin and cocaine, according to a Southampton Police press release.

Residents object to proposed 7-Eleven on Riverside roundabout at zoning board hearing

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Local residents again voiced objections — this time at a ZBA hearing Thursday night — to a proposed 7-Eleven gas station and convenience store on the Riverside roundabout, where a blighted, long-abandoned gas station now stands.

Cops: Man stole idling vehicle at Riverside gas station, faces felony grand larceny and DWI charges

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Southampton Town Police said they located the suspect in the area of the 495 service road in Calverton last night after the stole an idling vehicle at a gas station on the Riverside traffic circle.

Riverhead Bloods gang member pleads guilty in 2015 murder in Riverside

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Jason Langhorn of Riverhead, along with two other members of the Bloods, fired 39 shots into a car parked on Old Quogue Road in Riverside hey thought was occupied by a rival gang member in November 2015 and instead killed Thomas Lacolla, 27.

Cops: Impaired driver arrested after crashing into pole on Flanders Road

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Southbound traffic on Flanders Road in Riverside was diverted while PSEG repaired a severed pole and downed wires after the crash, police said.

Cops: Man facing felony drug charge after Riverside traffic stop

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A Riverhead man was arrested in Riverside early this morning on a felony drug charge when police found him in possession of crack cocaine after a traffic stop.

In response to 7-Eleven proposal, community group seeks moratorium

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Worried about the impacts of a proposed 7-Eleven gas gas station and convenience store on the Riverside Revitalization Action Plan, residents ask the Town of Southampton for a one-year moratorium on new gas stations and related uses in the Riverside hamlet center.

Southampton police search for suspects in armed robbery

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Southampton Town Police are searching for three men who displayed handguns and robbed two men in the vicinity of Ludlam Avenue and Pebble Way in Riverside late last night. One victim reported being kicked and punched.

Gas station and convenience store proposal clashes with vision for Riverside revitalization

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A proposal to build a new gas station and convenience store on the Riverside roundabout met with skepticism from Southampton Planning Board members last week and faces stiff opposition from the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association.
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