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Sound-to-Bay draws 450 runners, hundreds more spectators for 16th annual event

Blue skies and sunshine prevailed for the 16th Annual Sound-to-Bay 10K and 5K hosted by the Jamesport Fire Department this morning. Kevin Harvey, 22, of Sag Harbor came in first overall in the 10K with a time of 33:09, outpacing by more t...

Photos: Riverhead Railroad Fest draws huge crowd to railroad museum

Hundreds of people gathered at the Railroad Museum of Long Island on Griffing Avenue for the annual Riverhead Railroad Festival Saturday. Half indoors and hal...

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

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...

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. ...

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 t...

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 annua...

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 rai...

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 crowd gathered under ...

'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 enjoy the free music....

Riverhead's first L.I. beer-tasting festival held in Polish Town

The Polish Town Civic Association hosted its first Long Island beer-tasting festival yesterday in Polonaise Park, where an assortment of Long Island breweries— including Riverhead's own Long Ireland, Crooked Ladder and...

Little Flower School holds spring formal at Moose Lodge

Little Flower students celebrated their Spring Formal last night at the Riverhead Moose Lodge. Giggling young boys formed a Congo line around the dance floor, where older students in gowns and sharp suits danced in sma...

Crowds flock to Riverhead for street painting and more

Photo slideshow: Main Street in Riverhead was transformed into a festival of the arts on Sunday with the 18th Annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival. Chalk artists decorated the Main Street pavement with a wi...

Picnic raises money for scholarships in memory of slain Riverhead college student

Stotzky Park was the site of a community picnic yesterday to benefit the DQH Memorial Scholarship Fund, established in memory of Demetri Hampton, the Riverhead college student slain by armed intruders during an early mor...

Crowds flock to Duck Pond Day celebration in Wading River

It was a picture-perfect day for a leisurely stroll around downtown Wading River's annual street fair celebrating the hamlet's duck ponds. Visitors enjoyed food, live music, vendors selling a variety of merchandise, a pl...

These little piggies went to Hallockville...

Hallockville's 5th Annual Long Island Fleece and Fiber Fair opened today at the Sound Avenue, Riverhead museum farm. Visitors enjoyed demonstrations of shearing, wool dying, spinning, weaving, sheepherding, basket w...

In search of the golden egg: kids swarm Riverhead park

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 k...
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