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Riverhead Christmas parade and bonfire will kick off holiday season downtown

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Two of Riverhead's most festive holiday celebrations will be held tomorrow as one big Christmas event in downtown Riverhead.

FRNCA and Riverside Rediscovered invite community to holiday party Monday evening

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The Flanders-Riverside-Northampton Community Association and Riverside Rediscovered invite the community to their annual holiday party on Monday, Dec. 11 at the Crohan Center in Flanders from 6 to 9 p.m.

Riverhead field hockey players honored at awards dinner

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Members of the Riverhead High School varsity field hockey team were honored at the Suffolk County Field Hockey Coaches Association awards dinner Dec. 5.

Photos, video: Flanders shines bright for the Truth Community Church community tree lighting event

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The event featured photos with Santa, a raffle, a performance by the Riverhead Middle School Show Choir—where they sang traditional Christmas carols—an outdoor fire, cookies and hot chocolate to fend off the cold.

Riverhead Community Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth wins national substance abuse prevention award

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The Riverhead Community Coalition for Safe and Drug-Free Youth was recognized with a Coalition of Excellence Award.

Photos: Cocoa, carols and Claus at Jamesport’s annual tree-lighting celebration

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Dozens of eager children gathered for cocoa, carols, a tree-lighting and the arrival of Santa Claus by fire truck at the community center in Jamesport last night.

Photos: Santa arrives in Flanders to help light up Big Duck for holidays

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The Suffolk County Parks Department held its annual Big Duck lighting Wednesday night, ushering in the holiday season with carols, hot cocoa and a visit from Santa Claus himself.

Popular ‘Stuff-A-Bus’ food drive is open for donations at Wading River Fire Department headquarters

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The Wading River Fire Department's popular “Stuff-A-Bus” food drive is back this year, collecting canned and non-perishable goods that will be delivered to local food pantries and soup kitchens.

Wading River Boy Scouts Troop 94 honors seven new Eagle Scouts

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Seven Scouts in Troop 94 have attained the rank of Eagle Scout this year. It is the Boy Scouts’ highest award, attained by only 4 percent of all Boy Scouts.

Riverhead’s indoor farmers market opens

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The farmers' market will be open for business every Saturday at 117 E. Main Street through the end of March, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Opening day photos.