Riverhead Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Calverton couple facing eviction spurs neighbors to actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Newsday

    Residents of a Calverton mobile home park said they are trying to save an elderly couple from eviction as park managers seek rent from the wife, who is hospitalized from injuries in a car accident, and the husband, who is in a nursing home with dementia. Rose and Sal Allocco, both 82, were injured March 30 when their car struck a guardrail and overturned on Route 58 in Riverhead, police said.

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  2. Due to Wastewater Infrastructure Investments, Health Officials Lift Peconic River Recreation AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | LongIsland.com

    On December 15, 2015, the Suffolk County Department of Health Services issued an advisory to residents to take precautions before recreating on the tidal portion ... Suffolk County, NY - April 29, 2016 - On December 15, 2015, the Suffolk County Department of Health Services issued an advisory to residents to take precautions before recreating on the tidal portion of the Peconic River due to the possible residual effects of inadequately treated wastewater discharged from the Riverhead sewage treatment plant. Suffolk County has funded substantial upgrades at the Riverhead sewage treatment plant, thus improving the effluent that discharges into the Peconic River.

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  3. Antique airplane crashes off Calverton runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Newsday

    A 1947 Stinson fixed-wing aircraft landed on its wing off an aerospace company's runway after the plane was caught in a crosswind in Calverton on Saturday, April 30, 2016, Riverhead Town police said. The pilot, Daniel P. Charnews of Centerport, was not injured.

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  4. Suffolk cops: Homeless man faces charges in bank robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Newsday

    ... A 30-year-old homeless man faces arraignment Saturday on charges he robbed two Long Island banks in April - and Riverhead Town police said they plan to charge him with robbing a third bank. Suffolk County police said Vincent Allen, who they said was ...

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  5. Peconic River recreation advisory lifted, health officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | Newsday

    Starting Sunday, recreationers will no longer have to take precautions before using the tidal portion of the Peconic River east of Grangebel Park, Suffolk health authorities announced Friday. The county Department of Health Services issued the advisory Dec. 15, 2015 because of possible residual effects from inadequately treated wastewater discharged from the Riverhead sewage treatment plant.

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  6. Officials look to prevent another Peconic River fish killRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | News12.com

    Riverhead officials want to increase menhaden harvesting in the Peconic River before a potential fish die-off.

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  7. Summer Mix & Mingle Event for Pet Professionals! LI VineyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... to do something different for our pet professional networking events, last year we had a riverboat cruise out of Riverhead in which we had a blast and our guests learned about the native wildlife along the way. This year we will be enjoying the ...

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  8. Bank Robber Flees Capital One in Riverhead, Public Asked To HelpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Patch.com

    Police are asking for the public's help to catch the thief who robbed Capital One Bank in Riverhead yesterday. According to Riverhead Town police, a 911 call came in at 5:21p.m. from the branch located at 140 East Main Street reporting that a bald black man in his 30s had just robbed the bank and fled on foot, heading west.

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  9. Suffolk Heroin Ring Linked to 5 Deaths Dismantled: DARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Patch.com

    ... Almonte, 25, of Bay Shore, Ian Dunn, 21, of Shirley, Jason Dyer, 26, of Shirley, and others will face a judge in Riverhead. A second heroin distribution ring disrupted earlier this year will also be discussed at a press conference Wednesday. That ...

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  10. Town Supervisors Go to Jail, Talk With Inmates About Program Changing LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | Patch.com

    Town supervisors Scott Russell and Sean Walter shared an honest and moving conversation with inmates at Suffolk County jail Friday. In a meeting far from the usual town board and press conference settings, Southold Town Supervisor Scott Russell and Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter went to jail Friday, to learn firsthand about a program inmates say is changing lives.

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  11. Prosecutor's party boat: Spota deputy got thousands for use of vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Newsday

    Prosecutor John Scott Prudenti, left, arrives at Suffolk County District Court in Riverhead on March 20, 2006. Defense attorney Raymond G. Perini poses for a photo in Islandia on July 11, 2013.

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  12. Rep. Lee Zeldin on Battle to Preserve Plum Island: 'Losing's Not An Option'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | Patch.com

    After a lengthy battle, the fight to preserve Plum Island for posterity as a rich natural resource is one step closer to victory. That's the news Rep. Lee Zeldin brought to the North Fork Sunday when he hosted a press conference at Reeves Beach in Riverhead.

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  13. Wading River man charged under Leandra's Law, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | Newsday

    A Wading River man has been charged after the pickup truck he was driving with his 6-year-old son in the back seat struck a utility pole in Calverton Saturday morning, Riverhead Town police said. Michael Winters, 45, of Cotton Tail Court, was charged under Leandra's Law with driving while impaired by drugs with a person 15 years or younger in the vehicle, police... A Wading River man has been charged after the pickup truck he was driving with his 6-year-old son in the back seat struck a utility pole in Calverton Saturday morning, Riverhead Town police said.

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  14. Man On Drugs Crashes Into Pole With Child, 6, in Car: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | Patch.com

    A Wading River man driving on drugs crashed his car into a telephone with a little boy, 6, in the car, police said. According to Riverhead Town Police, a report came in Saturday at 10:02 a.m. about an accident at 3590 Route 25 in Calverton.

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  15. Police or sheriff, who is the law in the pine barrens?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Newsday

    ... "to perform enforcement oversight" in the pine barrens. The area covers 164 square miles in eastern Brookhaven, Riverhead and Southampton. But a commission's vote to adopt the agreement was put off last week after the Suffolk Police Benevolent ...

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  16. Inmate awaiting trial at Suffolk jail dies, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Newsday

    A former Brentwood man about to go on trial for second-degree murder died Friday in the Suffolk County jail in Riverhead, the sheriff's department said. Tommy Bisbal, 40, was found dead in his cell, said Michael Sharkey, chief of staff for the sheriff's department.

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  17. Police Identify 2 Injured in Head-On Crash That Sparked Traffic SnarlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Patch.com

    Update: 4:05 p.m.: After numerous 911 calls Friday morning at 8:35 a.m., Riverhead police responded to a serious accident on County Road 105, near Indian Island County Park. Two vehicles, a 2015 Cadillac four-door sedan and a 2015 Chevrolet Express van, collided in a head-on crash in the northbound lanes, police said.

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  18. Riverhead police: Accident closes County Road 105Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Newsday

    Riverhead Town police are investigating a multiple-vehicle accident that closed County Road 105 in both directions during Friday's morning commute. A police spokesman said he had only minor details but added that Suffolk County's Aviation Section also responded to the accident near Riverside Drive in Riverhead.

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  19. Thief Caught After Stealing From Riverhead Business: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Patch.com

    According to Riverhead Town Police, police responded to Terry Construction on Osborne Avenue at 5:28 a.m. after an employee reported a broken front door to the business. Upon arrival, police determined that an unknown person had broken into the building and stolen numerous items belonging to Terry Construction, police said.

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  20. 3 Minutes on a Park Bench with Dr. Scott Culpepper, D.D.S., from The SmilistRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Patch.com

    Dr. Scott Culpepper , D.D.S., from The Smilist talks about why he is so passionate about dentistry and explains why he enjoys working in the Riverhead community. Dr. Culpepper: 1. Floss.

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