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Riverhead voters approve budget, elect Healy, Murphy, Redmond and Scudder to school board

by May 16, 2023
Riverhead school district voters approved a $192 million spending plan for the 2023-2024 school year Tuesday by a vote of 1,333 to 769 — a margin of 63% to 37%.

In their own words: meet the seven candidates vying for the four seats on the Riverhead school board

by May 11, 2023
Seven candidates are vying to fill four seats on the Riverhead Board of Education this year. Read short profiles on them and some of their views on the future of the school district.

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate James Scudder

by May 11, 2023
James Scudder, 49, of Aquebogue, is seeking his first term on the board. He has been a district resident for 18 years...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate David Dougherty

by May 11, 2023
David Dougherty, 44, of Flanders, is seeking his first term on the board. He has been a district resident for 10 years...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate Kimberly Wilder

by May 11, 2023
Kimberly Wilder, 54, of Riverhead, is seeking her first term on the board. She has been a district resident for 10 years...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate Cynthia Redmond

by May 11, 2023
Cynthia Redmond, 50, of Aquebogue, is seeking her first term on the board. She has been a district resident for 19 years...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate Erica Murphy

by May 11, 2023
Erica Murphy, 38, of Manorville, is seeking her first term on the board. She has been a district resident for 14 years...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate Virginia Healy

by May 11, 2023
Virginia Healy, 61, of Wading River, is the only incumbent member of the current Board of Education seeking reelection this year, having...

In their own words: 2023 school board candidate Eve Kaplan-Walbrecht

by May 11, 2023
Eve Kaplan-Walbrecht, 50, of Riverhead, is seeking her first term on the board. She has been a district resident for 23 years...

Seven candidates running for four school board seats, as proposed $192.4 million budget is slated for board adoption Wednesday

by Apr 18, 2023
A field of seven candidates will vie for four seats in next month's school board vote, but there's only one incumbent among them.
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