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Riverhead supervisor makes pitch to Southampton Town: Let’s partner to revise Riverside redevelopment plan

by Jan 25, 2024
Supervisor Tim Hubbard offered Southampton officials Riverhead’s help to revise its Riverside development plans, including partnering on a market and demographic study. He also asked that the proposed Riverside sewer district take in the county facilities there.

Southampton police: Man charged with criminal trespass in Riverside

by Oct 18, 2023
Southampton Town Police have charged a Riverside man with criminal trespass after they found him within a closed business on Enterprise Zone Drive in Riverside last night, according to a police press release.

Cops: Homeless man, 20, charged with murder in stabbing death of another man near Riverside traffic circle Tuesday afternoon

by Jun 7, 2023
A 20-year-old man was arrested on a second-degree murder charge in connection with the stabbing death of another man in Riverside yesterday afternoon.

Cops: Woman arrested after attacking Riverside gas station clerk during robbery

by Jan 14, 2023
A woman is facing a felony robbery charge and other charges after she slapped and kicked a clerk at a Peconic Avenue gas station in Riverside Friday morning, Southampton Town Police said in a press release Saturday.

Schumer delivers $5 million for Riverside sewage treatment plant in federal omnibus spending law

by Dec 30, 2022
The $5 million appropriation is targeted for construction of the sewage treatment plant, which will cost an estimated $20 million to build. Covering the cost of construction with grants is crucial, Southampton Supervisor Jay Schneiderman said.

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

by Jun 3, 2022
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

by Mar 12, 2022
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

by Jan 22, 2022
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

by Jan 4, 2022
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

by Aug 6, 2021
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.