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Fast food drive-through windows debated, as town ponders code change for Wading River

Residents turned out Tuesday night in opposition to a town code amendment that would allow drive-through windows at restaurants and coffee shops in Wading River.

Three hearings on controversial topics are on the Riverhead Town Board’s agenda Tuesday night

The town board will hear public comments on three proposed changes to the Riverhead Town Code at Tuesday night's meeting. All three involve topics that have sparked controversy in the local community: gun shops & shooting ranges; drive-through windows in Wading River; and food waste-to-energy facilities.

Riverhead officials ponder allowing drive-thru restaurants, coffee shops & cafés in Wading River

The town board is considering eliminating the town's longtime ban against drive-thru restaurants on Route 25A in Wading River.

Cops: Rideshare driver assaulted in armed robbery by trio who stole his car

A rideshare driver was assaulted by armed robbers who forcibly stole his car at about 2 o’clock this morning in Wading River, Riverhead Town Police said in a press release this afternoon.

Boutique with a cause: opportunities for people on the autism spectrum

Stacey Wohl, opened Be(Cause), a boutique in Wading River with a unique mission: to provide employment opportunities for people with autism.

Wading River rings in the holiday season

The community turned out to ring in the holiday season with music and dance and to greet Santa Claus, who arrived on a Wading River Fire Department truck, sirens blaring.

Bellone: County will go out to bid on north shore ‘Rails to Trails’ project this fall

A paved, 10-mile recreation trail connecting Mount Sinai and Wading River could see 'shovel in the ground' as early as this winter, according to the county executive.

Wading River celebrates Duck Pond Day

Lots of photos from Duck Pond Day, Wading River’s annual street festival, which drew a big crowd to the historic hamlet Sunday afternoon.

Water service restored in Wading River after early morning main break

Water service has been restored to all customers affected by this morning’s water main break in Wading River, the Riverhead Water District announced this afternoon.

Downed power line, ruptured water main leave large area of Wading River without water or power this morning

A downed and arcing power line on Wading River-Manor Road caused a water main to break, leaving a large area in Wading River without water or power this morning. The break turned North Country Road into a river.