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Update: Two injured, one seriously, in head-on overturn crash on Rt. 58 Tuesday afternoon

by Jul 25, 2023
Updated: A head-on crash on Route 58 injured two people, one seriously Tuesday afternoon, and shut down the roadway for nearly four hours.

Christmas Tree Shops conducting liquidation sales, with all stores set to close next month

by Jul 14, 2023
Christmas Tree Shops, which opened a store on Route 58 in Riverhead in 2013, is closing all 70 of its stores. Liquidation sales are ongoing, with the last stores expected to permanently close by the end of August.

Burlington Stores set to acquire Bed Bath & Beyond lease in Riverhead Centre

by Jul 13, 2023
Burlington Stores was the successful bidder at a bankruptcy auction of 44 Bed Bath & Beyond leases nationwide, including the one in Riverhead Centre. The off-price national retailer bid $12 million for the leases. The sale could be approved by a bankruptcy court as soon as Monday.

Route 58’s Riverhead Centre is sold to NYC management company

by Apr 25, 2023
Prestige Properties & Development Company Inc. of New York City has taken ownership of the 395,000-square-foot shopping plaza, purchased for an undisclosed sum, the seller's representative announced.

Planning Board wrap: New outlet stores OK’d, Riverhead Ciderhouse public hearing rescheduled

by Mar 3, 2023
A plan to build a new 13-store outlet center on a parcel of undeveloped land in the middle of Tanger Outlets gained preliminary approval from the Riverhead Planning Board Thursday evening.

Restaurant Depot gains approval of IDA benefits, hopes to open on Route 58 by year’s end

by Feb 7, 2023
Restaurant Depot, which plans to open its fourth Long Island warehouse in Riverhead later this year, was granted financial assistance for the Route 58 development by the Riverhead Industrial Development Agency Monday.

Man struck and killed while crossing Route 58 Friday night

by Dec 31, 2022
A 23-year-old Middle Island man was struck and killed while crossing Route 58 just west of Osborn Avenue last night, Riverhead Town Police said in a press release this morning.

Plans for Route 58 & Mill Road site, where four restaurants, including Chick-fil-A, are proposed, move forward

by Dec 2, 2022
The developer looking to build four restaurants on the seven-acre mostly vacant site at the corner of Route 58 and Mill Road was back before the Planning Board last night to discuss new revisions to his proposed site plan.

Prospective marijuana business owners hail Riverhead zoning proposal for dispensaries and lounges as the friendliest on Long Island

by Oct 21, 2022
Residents and prospective marijuana entrepreneurs applauded the Riverhead Town Board’s proposed zoning code for marijuana businesses as retail sales are poised to get underway, with one speaker calling it the most “progressive” of its kind and most friendly to the emerging industry on Long Island.

Bed Bath & Beyond says it will close 150 stores, layoff 20% of workforce to cut costs as sales fall

by Sep 1, 2022
National retailer Bed Bath & Beyond yesterday announced it will close another 150 stores and cut its workforce by 20% to cut expenses and