Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead unveiled its new on-site gym Oct. 4. The fitness facility, which features cardio machines and free weights, is exclusively for employees and serves as a platform for other Employee Wellness initiatives, hospital officials announced.
The first bus arrived at Roanoke Avenue Elementary School at 8:45 a.m. Friday and students were greeted by principal Thomas Payton and music teacher Roy Buccola.
Jamesport Fire Department kicked off its 61st annual carnival with a parade down Main Road from Washington Avenue to the fire station on Manor Lane Wednesday night. READ
A portion of Flanders Road was closed for several hours Monday after a truck hit a utility pole and flipped, authorities at the scene said.
The 31st annual “Say No to Drugs” march on Friday afternoon was led by Riverhead police officer Byron Perez, the honored guest and keynote speaker. Mr. Perez is the first full-time Hispanic, bilingual police officer in Riverhead. He’s a 2003 Riverhead High School graduate and son of Guatemalan immigrants.
The 108 graduates of Bishop McGann-Mercy High School’s Class of 2016 celebrated the school’s 56th commencement ceremony Wednesday. READ
Brian Stark looked around the new fitness center at Glenwood Village Wednesday and reflected on its past.
“It was like working out in your father’s basement,” said Mr. Stark, the president of Stark Homes. READ
Riverhead High School students will perform “Shrek, The Musical” this week.