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Update: Oktoberfest canceled Saturday due to potential inclement weather

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Oktoberfest has been canceled this Saturday due to potential inclement weather. It will be determined at a 3 p.m. meeting this afternoon if the event will be rescheduled to Sunday.

Riverhead CAP seeks community volunteers to lead drug and alcohol prevention program at Pulaski Street

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The Riverhead CAP is seeking community volunteers to help teach its "Drug and Alcohol Prevention Program" to fifth and sixth grade students at Pulaski Street Elementary School for the 2022 to 2023 school year.

Photos: Pulaski Street holds pep rally to kick off school’s Pulaski PRIDE Program

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Pulaski Street Intermediate School kicked off this year’s Pulaski PRIDE Program with a pep rally for students and staff, featuring performances, interactive skits and chants led by school mascot Rippy the Riptide.

North Fork Breast Health Coalition raises funds to aid local breast cancer survivors with 24th annual 5K walk at Tanger Outlets

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The North Fork Breast Health Coalition has seen an increase in survivors diagnosed with stage four disease since the COVID pandemic, when people postponed routine screenings. The annual 5K walk raises funds used by the group to assist survivors with direct services, including grants, wigs and prosthetics.

Boat handling series to start Oct. 5

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The Peconic Bay Power Squadron will offer a “Boat Handling” lecture series to start on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 6:30 p.m. at...

Kids Cooking Club at Flanders Youth Center

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Students in 4th through 8th grades can learn the basics of culinary and kitchen safety through the "Kids Cooking Club" hosted by...

‘Making Strides Against Breast Cancer’ walk set for Oct. 1 in downtown Riverhead

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Celebrate survivorship and pay tribute to those affected by breast cancer through the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 10 a.m. at Grangebel Park in Riverhead.

Free disposal of household hazardous wastes and unwanted medications offered at Riverhead’s ‘STOP Day’ Saturday

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It's fall cleanup time and the Town of Riverhead and the Riverhead Community Awareness Program are offering residents the chance to safely...

Research and extension center in Baiting Hollow has been helping L.I. growers for 100 years

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The Long Island Horticultural Research and Extension Center in Baiting Hollow, founded in 1922, provides a crucial service to the region's growers. Yesterday the center celebrated its centennial with a gala at its sprawling 68-acre campus on Sound Avenue, attended by the president of Cornell University.

Hallockville hosts its 41st annual country fair

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There was plenty of old-fashioned fun this weekend at the Hallockville Museum Farm in Riverhead, which hosted its 41st Country Fair and craft show. Photos,
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