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Bowling for CAP: Fourth annual ‘Bowling Bonanza’ set for March 15 at All Star lanes

The Riverhead Community Awareness Program will hold its fourth annual "Bowling Bonanza" fundraiser next Tuesday, March 15 at the All Star bowling alley in Riverhead.

Riverhead schoolchildren raise over $4,600 for new school in Kenya

In addition to performing kind acts in their school and community, students from Aquebogue, Phillips Avenue, Riley Avenue and Roanoke Avenue schools and Riverhead Middle School, participated in the Kind Coins for Kenya challenge.

Prescription drug take-back event collects 100+ pounds of meds as local youth abuse declines

Deaths from prescription drugs are now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, outnumbering even traffic fatalities.

Photos: Red carpet sends Riverhead High School seniors to prom in style

Students bedecked in glittering gowns and tuxedos posed for photos in the high school courtyard yesterday at a pre-prom red carpet reception.

‘Just say no!’: Pulaski Street students march against drugs and alcohol in annual Riverhead CAP march

Cheers, music and booming chants of “Just say no!” drew people to their windows and to the streets of downtown Riverhead, where hundreds of Pulaski Street students marched against drugs and alcohol.

Police, CAP volunteers collect over 100 pounds of prescription drugs at first drive-up drug take-back event

Riverhead Police collected 102 pounds of prescription and over-the-counter medications Saturday at the first annual Drug Take-Back Drive-Through Event.
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East Lawn tenant moving out: Riverhead CAP relocating in June

Riverhead Community Awareness Program will soon have a new, larger home right next-door to its current location in the East Lawn building on Main Street.

Kids, officials slap warning stickers on beer, hoping to deter underage drinking

Project Sticker Shock, an effort by the Riverhead Community Awareness Program to deter underage drinking is launched with the help of local beer distributor Riverhead Beverage.