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Young dancers reach for the stars at prestigious summer programs

With television reality shows such as "Dance Moms" taking a glimpse into the intensely competitive world of professional dance — as well as the dreams, dedication, and die-hard commitment ...

Skydiving for Michael — and the Brendan House

Several of Michael Hubbard's friends and family members did something for him today that he can't do for himself. They jumped out of an airplane to celebrate hi...

'Never, ever give up hope'

Nancy Reyer of Riverhead was honored as "caregiver of the year" by New Beginnings Community Center at its annual summer gala held last night at the L.I. Aquariu...

Up for the challenge: Love Lane Kitchen staff takes icy...

Fifteen members of the staff of Love Lane Kitchen in Mattituck rose to the challenge laid down by Johanna Benthal, of Jamesport, whose older brother Dave is a m...

Jamesport girl inspires restaurant staff to take the Ice Bucket...

The staff of Love Lane Kitchen will be soaking themselves for a good cause Wednesday night as they take on the Ice Bucket Challenge. Over the last two weeks, ...

Kiwanis collegians clean up overgrown Riverhead park

The Sound Avenue Nature Preserve got spruced up this weekend, thanks to the efforts of a group of college students from across the state who were on Long Island...
EVENTS

Photos: Thousands pack Polish Town for 40th annual...

You could smell kielbasa cooking from half a mile away this weekend as the 40th annual Polish Town fair kicked off on Pulaski Street Saturday morning. And the sound of live polka wasn’t far behind as RBO Music set up in the parking lot of the Polish Hall. ...

JumpstART draws crowd to downtown Riverhead

The East End Arts' JumpstART event drew hundreds of people to downtown Riverhead last night to enjoy public art, music, dancing, fire displays and community. "It was a great night. My hat's off to E...

Photos: Wine and Noses service dog fundraiser

More than 100 people turned out Thursday night to support Canine Companions for Independence, the nonprofit organization that trains and provides service dogs to families in need of assistance. The ...

Hundreds gather for St. Isidore's annual chicken BBQ

Having sold more than 500 tickets to the event, St. Isidore's R.C. Church drew a sizeable crowd to the school grounds on Marcy Avenue for this year's annual chicken BBQ and fundraiser. The chur...

Photos: Chicken on the barbie at Riverhead Moose Lodge

More than 150 people gathered at the Moose Lodge on Riverside Drive Saturday afternoon for the lodge’s annual chicken BBQ. Though there was intermittent rain, it didn’t dampen the event as the c...

'Mixed Nuts' rock Grangebel Park in weekly Townscape concert series

  Riverhead's Townscape concert series continued this week at Grangebel Park with a performance by local Americana trio Mixed Nuts. About 80 people came down to Grangebel Park last night to e...
LOCAL HISTORY

Happy Anniversary July 7

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY July 7 to Cathleen and Sean Walter, 24 years... June and John Behr, 35 years..

Main Road Historic Resource Survey

Main Road Historic Resource SurveyRiverhead, New York Sponsored byRiverhead Landmarks Preservation Commission200 Howell Avenue, ...

Constitution Day is Sept. 17th

The U.S. Constitution was signed on Sept. 17, 1787 at the final meeting of the Constitutional Convention held in Philadelphia, Pa....

The Constitution of the United States

The Constitution of the United States Signed on Sept. 17, 1787 in Philadelphia, Pa. The text below is transcription of the doc...

Main Road's colorful past brought to life, as group conducts...

Still glowing from their success in getting the Main Street historic district listed on the National Register of Historic Places, ...
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