The sPower Sutter and Sterlington solar farm on Edwards Avenue (foreground) with the GES solar farm in the background. | Borrego Solar photo
Environment Government

Riverhead Hears Solar Farm Concerns

Pictured Above: The sPower Sutter and Sterlington solar farm on Edwards Avenue (foreground) with the GES solar farm in the background. | Borrego Solar photo The Riverhead Town Board, which is considering a 12-month moratorium on considering solar farm applications after two major projects were proposed in the past year, heard concerns from several residents about the impact the installations are having at its Sept. 1 public hearing on the
Riverhead High School
Education Riverhead

Riverhead School Budget Revote is Tuesday

After the Riverhead Central School District's $147.1 million school budget failed by 52.7 percent in an all-mail in vote June 9, the district is putting up the budget again for a re-vote next Tuesday, July 28. The budget vote will be held in person at the district's four elementary schools — voters will cast ballots at the elementary school that corresponds to where children living at their address would attend
Dune Road bicyclist
Morning Bulletin News

This Morning’s Bulletin — 7.21.20

Above: Dune Road Daydream, Hampton Bays Good Morning! • Today will be mostly sunny, with a high near 89 degrees and a northwest wind around 6 miles per hour, becoming west in the afternoon. There's a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight, with a low around 71. There's a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday, with mostly cloudy skies and a high near 84. Thursday will
Riverhead's Pulaski Street School is in need of a serious expansion.
Education Riverhead

Riverhead School Budget Fails When Most East End School Budgets Get Landslide Victories

Pictured Above: Riverhead's Pulaski Street School is in need of a serious expansion. While most East End school districts saw their budgets pass by wide margins in the first-ever all-mail balloting for school budget votes, Riverhead's budget had failed by the time all votes were counted Wednesday afternoon. In total, 6,020 school budget votes were cast in Riverhead, with 52.7 percent voting 'no' on the proposed $147.1 million budget. The
Vigil for George Floyd, Riverhead
Community George Floyd Protests In the Streets Top Stories

Riverhead Stands in Solidarity with George Floyd

Peaceful protests sprung up across Suffolk County over the weekend in response to the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week, which has sparked riots and demonstrations across the country. The police actions leading up to Mr. Floyd's death were captured on video by bystanders as he begged former officer Derek Chauvin for nearly 10 minutes to take his knee off of his neck so he could breathe,
Greenport Village did a trial run of potential future parking restrictions the last weekend in May, designed to encourage social distancing.
Coronavirus Updates Top Stories

Coronavirus Updates (May 30): Expanding Reopening Capabilities; Bay Beach Scene Gets Ugly

Pictured Above: Greenport Village did a trial run of potential future parking restrictions the last weekend in May, designed to encourage social distancing. As New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said Friday that the state may fast track the timeline for some businesses to reopen, local governments in Riverhead and Greenport are working on innovative solutions to allow more open-air space for businesses this summer. Meanwhile, chaotic scenes at bay beaches