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Main Street to get a ‘heart transplant,’ supervisor says, unveiling plans for town square and new, expanded L.I. Science Center

Plans for a riverfront town square in the heart of downtown adjoining a new and vastly expanded Long Island Science Center were rolled out today at the science centers temporary quarters in Summerwind Square.

Anonymous tip about ‘retaliation’ for yesterday’s fight led to police presence at Riverhead High School today

A 16-year-old boy was arrested, a security guard was injured and seven students were suspended as a result of the fight yesterday

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Former Riverhead High School principal has surrendered state teaching and administrator certificates

by | Feb 13, 6:45 pm
Charles Regan, who resigned as Riverhead High School principal in September, facing disciplinary charges stemming from alleged sexual abuse of a female student, has surrendered his state professional certifications.

Riverhead celebrates Black History Month

Community members young and old gathered together to celebrate Black History Month Wednesday night at Riverhead High School with music, dance, poetry and song.

Suffolk County creates task force to focus on sea level rise and coastal erosion

Legislator Al Krupski's initiative will bring together local, state and federal officials to develop policies for dealing with sea level rise and coastal erosion in Suffolk County.

Riverhead Charter School wants to expand, but dozens object at contentious public hearing

Emotions ran high at a contentious public hearing Tuesday night on a proposed expansion by the Riverhead Charter School—which has submitted an application to the New York State Department of Education to revise its charter and increase its enrollment capacity from 787 to 1,037 students over the next two years.

Riverhead auto tech students take two of three top spots in state contest

Riverhead auto tech teams placed second and third at the state auto tech competition yesterday in Queens.

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‘P.S. I Love You Day’ focuses kids on kindness, positivity and...

Kids throughout the Riverhead school district wore purple and spread positive messages in the hope of stopping bullying and preventing suicide.

Kindergarteners at Aquebogue treat and diagnose their teddy bear friends

Kindergarteners from Aquebogue Elementary School adorned surgical masks and rubber gloves to treat and diagnose their stuffed animals when Stony Brook Hospital's...


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