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Eddie Partridge takes final lap during memorial service at Riverhead Raceway Saturday

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Riverhead Raceway co-owner Eddie Partridge, who died on Sept. 10 at age 68, took his final laps around his track during a memorial ceremony Saturday.

Riverhead Raceway co-owner Eddie Partridge dies suddenly at age 68

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The auto racing community is reeling from news of the passing of Riverhead Raceway owner Eddie Partridge Friday night.

Racing returns to Riverhead Raceway, limited by state’s COVID rules

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Riverhead Raceway had its season opener last Saturday, but due to COVID restrictions, admission is limited to people associated with race teams, raceway partner Tom Gatz said.

Riverhead Raceway drive-in movies will debut with Tom Hanks comedy ‘Big’

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The family favorite “Big” starring Tom Hanks will be the premiere offering June 17 for drive-in movie nights this summer at Riverhead Raceway.

Drive-in movies coming to Riverhead Raceway this summer — at least twice

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The town board today gave partial approval to Riverhead Raceway's application to host drive-in movies on Friday night's this summer, agreeing to allow the first two show dates on a trial basis.

Town board balks at raceway request to show 10 drive-in movies this summer

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The raceway would use a "pop-up screen" and transmit the movie audio to patrons via an FM channel on their car radios.
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Riverhead Raceway plans grand opening with fireworks this weekend to celebrate ‘virtually new’ racetrack

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Riverhead Raceway is planning a grand opening celebration Saturday, May 7 with a fireworks show and feature racing, unveiling months of extensive renovations to the public for the first time.
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Town issues stop-work order to Riverhead Raceway for site work being undertaken without permits

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Riverhead Town has issued a stop-work order for Riverhead Raceway stating the raceway needs proper permits before continuing with plans to “improve aesthetics” on the property.

Go-kart crash at Riverhead Raceway injures two women, one victim airlifted

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One driver spun out and the second driver crashed into the first one head-on at a high rate of speed, according to officials. The accident sent both women to Stony Brook University Hospital, one by police helicopter.
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