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Spring cleanup day takes place Saturday

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It’s spring cleanup day in Riverhead on Saturday and the Town of Riverhead’s Anti-Litter Committee is inviting everyone to participate. Gloces, bags, pickers and other equipment will be provided.

NFL lineman Ethan Greenidge, a 2015 Riverhead alum, is special guest at diversity task force virtual meeting tonight

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Ethan Greenidge, a standout Riverhead Blue Waves football player (Class of 2015) who went on to star at Villanova and now plays in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints, will be the special guest at tonight's Community Diversity and Cross-Cultural Task Force meeting. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. and takes place via Zoom.

Honoring the life and legacy of a beloved teacher, friend and ‘warrior,’ Keri Stromski

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“It’s a heavy day, but it doesn’t have to be. Today we are here to celebrate Keri. We do so as a family, as a community, to give honor to the profound ways she touched those she knew and those she never met."

Riverhead launches ‘Alumni Spotlight’

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The Riverhead school district has launched a new feature on its website called "Alumni Spotlight," featuring information about Riverhead High School alumni. Courtesy photo: Riverhead Central School District

Sheriff’s office honors the memory of three fallen officers with new K9 ‘Reis’

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Yesterday, K9 Reis was formally named for fallen C.O. Andrew Reister and presented with a vest in memory of fallen NYPD Transit Police Det. George Caccavale by the Det. Brian 'Smiles' Simonsen Memorial Foundation, Blue Lives Matter K9 and Capital K9 Association.

Call to artists for ‘Shot to Reunite’ initiative

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Artists can submit to a poster competition to raise confidence in the COVID-19 vaccine. Submissions must be made by Monday, May 17...
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Linda Rie Cohen Scholarship Fund applications due by May 15

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The Linda Rie Cohen Scholarship Fund is accepting applications for the $10,000 endowment until May 15.

24th Annual 5K Run for Ridley set for May 1

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Join the 24th Annual 5K Run for Ridley virtually or live on Saturday, May 1 at 8 a.m.

‘Glass Slipper Parade’ salutes beloved kindergarten teacher

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A parade of vehicles decked out in Blue Waves blue and white paraded down Main Road today to salute beloved Aquebogue kindergarten teacher Keri Stromski. Photos

Blue-and-white lawn signs will celebrate Class of 2021

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Lawn signs celebrating Riverhead High School’s seniors are making a return this year for the Class of 2021.
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