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Young cancer survivor teams up with Riverhead business to help...

Hannah Prokop, a student at Mattituck High School, was only seven years old when she was diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor. And in a heartbeat, her whole world changed. Hannah was tol...

Fundraising efforts secure crucial lifesaving equipment for Riverhead softball program

Months of fundraising have finally given the Riverhead High School softball team the means to purchase its own automated external defibrillator, also known as a...

Two old friends bring two faith communities together, as Passover...

Passover and Holy Week coincide this year and for Rabbi Gadi Capela of Congregation Tifereth Israel in Greenport and the Rev. Roy Tvrdik of the Shrine of Our La...

Passover begins at sunset Monday

Passover begins tonight at sunset. Passover is an eight-day festival celebrated from the 15th through the 22nd day of the Hebrew month of Nissan. It commemora...

RCFA holds car wash in memory of longtime teacher Jan...

The Riverhead Central Faculty Association is hosting a carwash today in memory of Janice Mackey, a longtime teacher at Phillips Avenue Elementary School who pas...

Stricken Riverhead teacher home from the hospital

Phillips Avenue Elementary School teacher Lonnie Hughes returned home from the hospital Thursday. Hughes, 57, suffered cardiac arrest during the PTO's annual ...
EVENTS

In search of the golden egg: kids swarm Riverhead ...

Spring was definitely in the air this morning, as undreds of little ones swarmed Stotzky Park in Riverhead for the town's annual egg hunt.  The event, sponsored by the Riverhead Town Recreation Department, gives kids in five different age categories the...

Hot stuff in Riverhead: NoFo Horseradish Fest photos

Throngs of people flocked to Hallockville Museum Farm today for the First Annual North Fork Horseradish Festival. The  "celebration of all things horseradish" featured recipe contests and cooki...

Photos: 4th Annual Big Duck egg hunt

The Friends of the Big Duck held their Fourth Annual Big Duck Egg Hunt Saturday morning, which drew dozens of kids and families to the event. Kids were separated into two age groups for the hunt. Ch...

Find your new best friend: Pet adoption expo at Polish Hall today

The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons is hosting a pet adoption fair at Riverhead Polish Hall today from 11 to 3 p.m. Around sixty dogs and forty cats are available for adoption. All animals at the...

Photos: First Annual Jamesport St. Patrick's Day parade

About a thousand people lined Main Road in Jamesport today for the first-ever St. Patrick's Day parade held in the Town of Riverhead. "It was very good, especially for the first," said the parade's ...

Photos: Riverhead Lions Club hosts packed St. Patrick's Day celebration

There was step-dancing and pipe-playing and lots of wearing of the green at the Riverhead Lions Club annual corned beef and cabbage dinner Saturday night at Polish Hall.   The hall was packed f...
LOCAL HISTORY

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, ...

The Declaration of Independence

The Unanimous Declarationof the Thirteen United States of America When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for ...
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