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Shoreham-Wading River community comes together to support teenager fighting rare tumor

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In December, Alexa Boucher, a 14-year-old Shoreham-Wading River freshman was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, a cancerous tumor that's grown in the eye socket.

What’s the story behind “the wrecks” on the Sound in Riverhead?

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The story behind the wrecks on the beach just west of Reeves Park are the most-asked question fielded by the Riverhead Town historian's office, said town historian Georgette Case.

A first for Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association: a Latina director

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The Flanders, Northampton and Riverside Community Association elected its first-ever Latina to its board of directors this week, an expression of an outreach effort to diversify the organization in keeping with the demographics of the community it serves.

Photos: Big Duck Ranch hosts Easter egg hunt

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Kids descended on Big Duck Ranch this afternoon to compete for plastic eggs filled with treats in the annual duck egg hunt in Flanders.

‘Celebrating life and hope for the future’ — the Third Annual Pink Pearl Gala

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The North Fork Breast Health Coalition honored the organization's founders, Ann Cotten-DeGrasse and Antonio DeGrasse, as well as benefactors Irwin and Flora Garsten.

Riverhead Police, community groups recognized for efforts to combat DWI

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The Riverhead Police Department, Officer Timothy Murphy, Riverhead CAP and the Riverhead Community Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth were honored at the Mothers Against Drunk Driving 10th Annual N.Y. Metro Law Enforcement Recognition Awards Thursday.

The majestic bald eagle has returned to Long Island: learn about the remarkable comeback at Audubon Society talk

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The bald eagle is repopulating Long Island. The North Fork Audubon Society is hosting a talk by natural resources expert Mike Scheibel of the Nature Conservancy April 21.y've reappeared on the East End.

Photos: Community turns out for Italian food and a good time at Rotary’s spaghetti dinner

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The Riverhead community turned out for a big Italian meal at Polish Hall yesterday, served up by Riverhead Rotary at the club's annual Herb Dresher Memorial Spaghetti Lunch and Dinner.

The North Fork welcomes the osprey back

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After a long and often perilous journey from their winter residences in South America, the osprey have returned to the North Fork.Osprey, also known...

North Fork Breast Coalition benefit gala will honor DeGrasses and Garstens

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The organization's founders, Ann Cotten-DeGrasse and her late husband Antonio will be honored with the Pink Pearl Community Service Award. Supporters Irwin Garsten and her late husband Irwin will receive the Pink Pearl Spirit Award.