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Two dozen people ‘rock the bald’ for childhood cancer

A couple dozen people had their heads shaved to heighten awareness of and fund research in childhood cancer today at Long Ireland Beer Co. in Riverhead.

Community turns out for a perfect Paddy’s Day parade

The New York City Police Department Emerald Society Pipes and Drums marched in the Jamesport parade this year to honor two fallen brethren, Det. Brian Simonsen and retired Chief of Detectives Jack Cuddy. The pipe band stopped for a special tribute — "Amazing Grace" — at Jamesport Cemetery, where Simonsen, a Jamesport native, is buried. Photo slideshow.

Riverhead celebrates St. Patrick’s Day at Lions Club dinner: photos

A crowd turned out to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Riverhead Lions Club Saturday evening at Polish Hall. Photo slideshow

Riverhead celebrates the holiday season with a big parade and bonfire

Hundreds turned out to watch the Lion's Club Christmas Parade on Main Street Saturday afternoon and enjoy the bonfire on the riverfront that followed.

Wading River rings in the holiday season

The community turned out to ring in the holiday season with music and dance and to greet Santa Claus, who arrived on a Wading River Fire Department truck, sirens blaring.

Pets pose for photos with Santa

Talmage Farm Agway hosts an annual "Pet Santa" day for folks who want to celebrate the holiday with a picture of Santa and their four-legged friends.

Photos: Christmas tree-lighting event draws crowd in Flanders

The event, organized and hosted by Truth Community Church, featured photos with Santa, Christmas carols sung by the Riverhead Middle School show choir, an outdoor fire, and cookies, doughnuts, chips and hot chocolate to fend off the cold.

Santa arrives by fire truck, visits with children after Jamesport tree-lighting

Once the colorful lights on the four Norway spruce trees were lit, Santa and Mrs. Claus came to town aboard a Jamesport Fire Department engine. 

Photos: Santa arrives at Big Duck Ranch

Flanders and Riverside residents braved chilly weather and brisk winds to enjoy the annual Big Duck lighting and the arrival of Santa Claus at Big Duck Ranch last night. 

Harlem Wizards come to Riverhead for a slam-dunk good time on the court

The Wizards are known for razzle-dazzle, hoops hijinks and comedy on the court  — and last night, they did not disappoint. 
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