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Photos: Third annual Run to Remember honors Riverhead community members, raises scholarship funds

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More than 170 runners finished in yesterday’s race held in memory of deceased members of the Riverhead school community. It raises money for college scholarships.

First-ever Flanders Food Truck Festival draws thousands of visitors this weekend

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From tacos and braciole to funnel cake, food truck fare, games and activities drew more than 2,000 visitors to the Flanders Food Truck Festival this weekend.

Northwell Health’s inaugural East End 5K walk draws hundreds to Tanger Outlets

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Northwell Health's inaugural East End Walk drew hundreds of people to Tanger Outlets in Riverhead this morning for a fundraising 5K around the outlet center, raising more than $110,000 for Peconic Bay Medical Center's cardiac care center and the Cancer Services Program.

Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps hosts open house Sunday to kick off EMS Week

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Riverhead Volunteer Ambulance Corps is holding an open house at its headquarters on Osborn Avenue today.

International sculptors to host free water-clay modeling at street painting festival, free concert afterward

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'From Mud to Music on Main' during the May 28 street painting festival will offer free clay modeling and a free concert, sponsored by sculptors on the site where they are planning to build a cultural center on East Main Street.

Children’s Museum of the East End gets $10K boost from Bridgehampton National Bank for programming in Riverside area

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Bridgehampton National Bank today presented a $10,000 grant to the Children’s Museum of the East End to help support programming in the Riverside area.

Rich Ligon knew how to ‘represent’: Firefighter’s massive funeral reflected his passion for fire service, community

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More than 1,200 firefighters from across the state filed into Riverhead Fire Department headquarters this weekend to pay their last respects to Richard E. Ligon, a well-known and much-loved 40-year member of the department.

Local History: The Riverhead Elks Lodge has an interesting if little-known past

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The Riverhead Elks Lodge was built as the clubhouse at Riverhead's first golf course.

Makeover for Ludlam Avenue Park facilities will soon be underway

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The Riverside park will see new bleachers, re-netting of existing soccer goal post frames and new lines drawn for the two existing baseball fields, turning it into one multi-purpose field. Work is scheduled to get underway this month.

Riverhead’s Felecia Wilson chosen ‘Woman of the Year’ by East End Women’s Network

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“Remember it doesn’t matter where you’re coming from — all that matters is where you are going.”