Here's a look at the top headlines in Riverhead this week.
Police and Fire
Riverhead Man Charged With Criminal Contempt After Pushing Person: A man was charged with a felony after allegedly pushing an individual despite an order of protection.
Cops: 4 Charged After Gun Fired At Riverhead Home: Four were charged after gunshots were fired at a Riverhead home where children were inside.
Police: At Least 2 0f 4 Charged In Shooting Have Gang Ties: Police said at least two of those charged in the shooting of a Riverhead home have ties with the Bloods gang.
New House At Timothy Hill Ranch For Homeless Youth Leaving Jail: A new house at the Timothy Hill Children's Ranch will provide shelter for homeless young people released from jail.
Former Councilman Elected to Hauppauge Industrial Association Board: Chris Kent has a new position.
Police Chief: Use 'Extreme Caution' On Riverhead Roads: After last week's blizzard, the Riverhead police urged extreme caution on area roads.
Peconic Ballet Theatre Celebrates Grand Opening In Riverhead: Arts continue to thrive in downtown Riverhead with the arrival of the Peconic Ballet Theatre.
Roman Roth Named Partner at Wölffer Estate Vineyard: Changes at Wolffer Estate Vineyard.
: One family's legacy of love spans generations.
Former Heroin Addict: 'Drugs Took Away My Dreams': A young woman shares her gripping story of descent into heroin addiction - and survival.
: Local experts weigh in on escalating heroin use.
Riverhead Priest: Pope's Resignation 'A Wonderful Statement': Members of the Catholic church shared their thoughts on the Pope's announcement.
Photo of the Day: Kids Receive New iPads: New iPads will help some students enhance their classroom experience.
Photo of the Day: Riverhead Students Have Heart: Some caring kids worked together to raise funds for the American Heart Association.
New Computer Program Fosters Kids' Love Of Reading: A new computer program has fostered a love of reading for Riverhead students.