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Riverhead’s 10th Annual Cardboard Boat Races set sail this month

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Grab some cardboard and duct tape and make yourself a boat. Riverhead's 10th Annual Cardboard Boat Races take place Saturday Aug. 11.

Animal rescue group dresses up for classic car calendar to raise funds to help care for feral cats

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What’s better than classic cars, an iconic North Fork restaurant, a chance to dress up in period costume and at the same time raise money to care for feral cats? For one group of North Fork women, that’s about as good as it gets.

Ex-chief John Anderson, pillar of Jamesport community, is laid to rest

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Sixty-seven-year Jamesport Fire Department member, ex-chief John Anderson was laid to rest today at St. Isidore Cemetery in Riverhead following a funeral Mass at St. Isidore’s Church.

Volunteers plant new garden beds at the Riverhead train station

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“This place looks fantastic. It looks like a new train station.” More than three dozen volunteers turned out to help plant new garden beds at the Riverhead train station Saturday morning. The LIRR has worked to spruce up the station house and platform area, including installing security cameras and repointing the bricks.

Thanks to volunteer gardeners, an eyesore courtyard is transformed

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Master Gardener Volunteers transformed a desolate, neglected courtyard where the county gallows once stood into a tranquil place of beauty.

Ready, set, go! Alive on 25, third edition, on for Thursday evening

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Organizers are going forward with the third edition of Alive on 25 jin downtown Riverhead July 26, hoping that the chance of rain will remain slight and the popular street festival will take place as planned.

Vols wanted to spruce up railroad station

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Home Depot has donated plants for a landscape plan developed by Cornell Cooperative Extension to beautify the area around the Riverhead train station. The town is seeking volunteers to help with the planting Saturday morning.

Assistant basketball coach leaving Riverhead for Utica College

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Riverhead Blue Waves basketball standout Jalyn Brown, who led the team to the final four in 2012, is heading to Utica College, where she will work a graduate student coach as she pursues a Master's degree in health administration.

Original sketch comedy, live music and short film take stage at Vail Leavitt with Management Productions Summer Revue

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Management Productions will host its annual variety show at Vail-Leavitt Music Hall tonight. This year the show features original sketch comedy, short films, live music and even a ten-minute musical.

Help send Riverhead Little League’s World Series team to the state tournament

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Riverhead Little League's 11/12-year-old All Star team won the L.I. Championship Tuesday on a walk-off single by David Raynor, defeating Plainview 3-2. The boys are headed to the state tournament and need some help to defray the cost.
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