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Riverhead Town to name playground at Iron Pier Beach in honor of Keri Stromski

The new “Keri Lynn Stromski Memorial Playground” will be located at Iron Pier Beach in Northville and will include a new playground, a bench and a sign honoring the location.

Registration open for cardboard boat races

Riverhead's popular cardboard boat races return to the Peconic Riverfront Aug. 7, after a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic.

Riverhead says goodbye to RASCAL program after nearly 35 years

RASCAL, an after-school program providing care for Riverhead children for nearly 35 years will not return in the fall. The Riverhead Central School District has contracted with a different agency to provide the service.

St. Isidore’s bids farewell to beloved pastor

Father Robert Kuznik has been assigned to a new parish after 13 years at the Polish Town church. The Polish Pauline Fathers have accepted the pastoral care of the parish, the Diocese of Rockville Centre announced.

It’s sunny and warm: Ready to hit the beach?

After a holiday weekend washout, sunny skies and warm temperatures will beckon residents to local beaches this weekend. If that includes you, here's what you need to know.

Cancer research and grant fund named in honor of Keri Stromski

The North Fork Breast Health Coalition named its new stage 4 breast cancer research and support fund in honor of the late Aquebogue Elementary School kindergarten teacher Keri Lynn Stromski.

Riverhead library celebrates Pride Month with books, DVDs and programs

To celebrate Pride Month, Riverhead library is offering a collection of books and DVDs focused on the experience of the LGBTQ community. It is also hosting two Pride Month programs: a drag queen hour and LGBT 101.

Polish Town fair canceled again this year

Clearance for the festival to take place under COVIID restrictions didn't come soon enough to make the necessary arrangements, a Polish Town Civic Association representative said.

Boater safety course to be held at Hotel Indigo on June 5

A boater safety course will be held on Saturday, June 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Hotel Indigo hosted by...

Riverhead Town cleanup to be held on June 12

Volunteer to help clean up the Town of Riverhead on Saturday, June 12 from 8 to 11 a.m. at Riverhead Town Hall,...