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Suffolk County Correction Officer I test to be given in January- registration open until Dec. 18

by Sep 30, 2023
The next Correction Officer I Test will be given on Jan. 20, the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office has announced.

North Fork Breast Health Coalition’s 25th annual 5K walk for breast cancer awareness steps off Sept. 24 at Tanger Outlets

by Sep 17, 2023
The North Fork Breast Health Coalition is celebrating its 25th annual 5K walk for breast cancer awareness next Sunday at Tanger Outlets.

Sept. 11 memorial services set

by Sep 6, 2023
The Town of Riverhead will host a prayer ceremony honoring the victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks at the World Trade Center Memorial at the corner of Riley and Edwards avenues in Calverton at 10 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 11.

Learn about the asylum process in the U.S.

by Sep 2, 2023
Southern Border volunteer Lisa Votino explains what asylum is, what the process looks like, and how it affects you. 

Learn about food scrap composting

by Sep 2, 2023
The Long Island Organics Council will talk about Riverhead's municipal food scrap drop-off site and how to participate. They will also explain why and how to compost your food scraps.

Long Island Cares Mobile Food Pantry

by Sep 2, 2023
Are you in need of emergency food? The Riverhead Free Library is partnering with Long Island Cares to make sure all community...

Back-to-school supplies giveaway set for Sunday afternoon at local park

by Aug 29, 2023
Community members are invited to a back-to-school supplies giveaway hosted by LIR Clothing on Sunday, Sept. 3 from 2 to 6 p.m....

North Fork Foodie Tour returns next month

by Aug 8, 2023
The North Fork Foodie Tour takes place on Sept. 10, boasting 19 participating locations.

Learn about the toxic ‘forever chemical,’ 1,4-dioxane at meeting with Yale Superfund Center researchers Aug. 9 at Riverhead library

by Aug 3, 2023
The Yale Superfund Research Center is investigating the effects of the toxic 'forever chemical' 1,4-dioxane, which is polluting drinking water across the island. Meet the researchers, learn about the chemical and get involved Aug. 9 at Riverhead Free Library.

Townscape will host three free events this month at new town square downtown

by Aug 3, 2023
Riverhead Townscape will present three free concerts this month at the new Riverhead Town Square.