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Frustrated and angry Flanders/Riverside residents demand stepped-up police patrols for crime-ridden area

They’re mad as hell and they’re not going to take it any more. Residents of Flanders, Riverside and Northampton, frustrated and upset by recent crime on their streets are planning to descend on Southampton Town Hall Tuesday to demand action.

Riverhead man found shot to death in parked car in Riverside

(Updated: 1:07 p.m.) Thomas Lacolla, 27, was found shot to death in a parked car outside a house on Old Quogue Road last night.

LaValle and Thiele: Changes at Riverside trooper barracks ‘a step backwards’

Closing the barracks to the public will hamper crime fighting and revitalization efforts in Riverside, according to the state lawmakers, who are calling on the governor to recruit more state troopers.

U.S. Postal Service gives thumbs-down to new zip codes for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton hamlets

Rep. Lee Zeldin has appealed the decision by the L.I. district manager and requested a face-to-face meeting with the U.S. postmaster general to make the case for new zip codes.

In Riverside, imagining a place for community: art, poetry, music and games at first outdoor event in memory

Riverside threw itself a little party yesterday. It was the first outdoor event held in the struggling hamlet in a very long time — maybe even the first one ever. Story and photos.

Riverhead, Flanders fire departments battle brush fire in Riverside woods early Sunday morning

Riverhead and Flanders firefighters fought an early morning brush fire in the woods off Old Quogue Road in Riverside Sunday. Fire Chief Joe Raynor said...

New café in Riverside to serve up organic coffee, teas and lunches

In addition to hot beverages, the Riverleigh Avenue café will also serve smoothies, fresh juices, milkshakes, frozen slushies and protein shakes. A lunch menu will offer made-to-order paninis, wraps, pastries and daily soups.

Flanders, Riverside, Northampton seek zip code split— 11902, 11903 and 11904 would be served by Riverhead facility

Having their own zip codes would foster community identity, and eliminate confusion from 80 duplicate addresses within the 11901zip code, which is spread over two municipalities.

WaterFire plan gets unanimous support of Southampton Town Board

Plans to bring WaterFire to the Peconic River got the unanimous support of the Southampton Town Board last week with a resolution in support of working collaboratively on the project with the Town of Riverhead.

Car hits two pedestrians crossing Flanders Road Sunday night; one killed, the other critically injured

One male pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene and the second was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital in critical condition, police said. They were attempting to cross Flanders Road just north of Vail Avenue when they were hit by a car.