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RFCT presents The Addams Family, a musical comedy, this weekend

The Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre will present the musical comedy, The Addams Family, this weekend at Riverhead High School. Photos.

Halloween Fest ’22 packs downtown Riverhead

Downtown Riverhead was packed for Halloween Fest '22 yesterday. The day's activities included coffin races on Griffing Avenue, trick-or-treating along Main Street, pumpkin painting and the grand finale, a big after-dark parade featuring all sorts of ghouls, goblins, zombies and monsters. Photos.

Photos: Riverhead’s homecoming parade 2022

Scenes from the Riverhead High School Homecoming Parade today on Main Street.

Residents put culinary skills to the test at the Butterfly Effect Project’s cook-off

Thirteen contestants competed for top honors in the Butterfly Effect Project's Second Annual Harvest Festival and Cook-off today on the grounds of First Baptist Church of Riverhead.

The 46th Annual Riverhead Country Fair draws crowd to downtown Riverhead: photos

Blue skies and sunshine prevailed yesterday and crowds returned to downtown Riverhead for the 46th Annual Riverhead Country Fair. Photo gallery.

Photos: Pulaski Street holds pep rally to kick off school’s Pulaski PRIDE Program

Pulaski Street Intermediate School kicked off this year’s Pulaski PRIDE Program with a pep rally for students and staff, featuring performances, interactive skits and chants led by school mascot Rippy the Riptide.

A moment of zen: Sunday sunrise at Indian Island

Frigid temperatures this morning gave no hint of the warmer air and rainstorm coming this way tonight. It was only 13° when...

Riverhead celebrates Christmas with Santa parade and bonfire: photos

A good crowd turned out yesterday for the Riverhead Lions Club Santa Parade and the town's annual holiday bonfire on the riverfront Sunday afternoon, despite two weather-related postponements.

Colorful chalk art decorates Riverhead’s Main Street in 25th annual street painting festival

The 25th annual Community Mosaic Street Painting Festival brought colorful chalk art, music, dance and family fun to East Main Street yesterday.

Life before the pandemic: A year in the life of our community in pictures

Reminisce with us as we take a look back at annual events that take place in Riverhead. Enjoy these photos we took at past community events. Most were taken in 2019, with a few from a year or two before.