Week In Review: Bail Dropped to $1K For Man Charged In Fatal Crash

ln other news of the week, the Blue Duck Bakery opens in downtown Riverhead.

Here's a roundup of some of the top stories in Riverhead during the past week: 

Police & Fire

Cops: Man Stabbed in Head Outside Riverhead Laundromat: Three males allegedly robbed and stabbed a man on West Main Street Monday night.

Flanders Man Charged With DWI After Southampton Accident: An accident led to a DWI charge for a Flanders man.

Bail For Man Charged With Striking Cyclist In Fatal Crash Dropped To $1K: The bail for William Slatton, a man charged with driving while high on methadone with four kids in the car before a fatal accident that killed a Brookhaven National Lab cyclist, was reduced to $1K.

: The family of Steven Kane said they hope the driver who struck and killed him stays off the road.

Police Say Black Friday Shopping At Tanger Smooth Sailing: With a command post at Tanger in Riverhead, police said Black Friday shopping went smoothly, with no incidents.


Walter: Town Board Coordinator Firing Prompted Bid For 1st L.D. Seat: Riverhead Town Supervisor Sean Walter explained why he threw his hat into the ring for Suffolk County Legislator Ed Romaine's empty seat.

Town Board Adds $104K Back Into 2013 Budget: The Riverhead town board approved the 2013 budget.

Coates Outlines Plan For Riverhead: Anthony Coates explained why he wants to sit on the Riverhead town board.

FEMA Reps Help Sandy Victims At Riverhead Library: FEMA reps are onhand to help residents whose lives were turned upside down by Hurricane Sandy.


Blue Duck Bakery Cafe In Riverhead Opens Monday: The Blue Duck Bakery had a soft opening on East Main Street.

Lowe's Provides Free Thanksgiving Meals To Residents Wednesday:Lowe's reached out to help the hungry and those hurting from Hurricane Sandy.

Not Your Average Black Friday at Long Ireland: A new Black Friday Imperial Stout was unveiled.

: Panera and Long Island Harvest teamed up to help hungry families on Thanksgiving.

: Thousands flocked to Tanger for Black Friday sales.


Sea Turtle Rescued off Louse Point: One lucky sea turtle got a second chance.


Riley Avenue Elementary School Celebrates Thanksgiving: Students give thanks.

Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund Created for Retired Educators: A fund for retired educators hit hard by Sandy was set up.


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