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Strike up some fun at Riverhead CAP’s fifth annual Bowling Bonanza, March 21

Join Riverhead CAP's fifth annual Bowling Bonanza and strike up some fun.

Riverhead Youth Coalition delivers sobering data about underage drinking

The mood on the Riverhead Town Board dais went from whimsical to serious last night as members of the Riverhead Youth Coalition presented the board with statistics that were inescapably sobering.

Kindness — pass it on: Riverhead schoolchildren challenge community to take the Great Kindness Challenge

In a world where kindness seems to be ever shorter supply, fourth-graders at two Riverhead public schools want to spread kindness throughout the community.

Medication take-back event collects 91 pounds of prescription drugs, another event planned this weekend

Riverhead CAP collected nearly 100 pounds of unused and expired prescription drugs during a take-back event at the town highway yard – and this weekend, they plan to collect even more.

‘Stop Throwing Out Pollutants’: Free, safe disposal of household hazardous wastes, e-wastes and medications Saturday

Riverhead residents can safely dispose of household hazardous wastes and unwanted prescription medications free of charge Saturday at the Riverhead Highway Department facility on Osborn Avenue.

Students, teachers, march against drugs and alcohol through downtown Riverhead

About 800 students and teachers from Pulaski Street Elementary School took to the streets of downtown Riverhead today in Riverhead CAP's 31st Annual Say No to Drugs march. Photos.

Riverhead Police Officer Byron Perez to lead annual CAP march against drugs

A graduate of the CAP program while a student at Pulaski Street school, Riverhead Town's first Hispanic cop is now a CAP volunteer and role model who the kids relate to and respect.

A successful Riverhead STOP Day: Residents drop off hundreds of pounds of household hazardous wastes

Riverhead residents took advantage of the town’s household hazardous wastes collection day today, dropping off hundreds pounds worth of electronic wastes, solvents, used oil, old paint, pool chemicals and other substances that should not be landfilled.

As prom and graduation season arrive, state officials come to Riverhead to launch ‘Talk2Prevent’ statewide campaign

New statewide campaign stresses the importance of talking to your teen about alcohol and drug use: When you talk to your kids about the dangers of underage drinking, they are less likely to do it.

Drug take-back event collects 163 pounds of pills in Riverhead

A drug take-back event at Peconic Bay Medical Center collected an astounding 163 pounds of prescription and over-the-counter medications, bringing the total number of drugs collected to more than 1,500 pounds since 2014.