01/18/17 5:59am
01/18/2017 5:59 AM

#RiverheadKindness: The Great Kindness Challenge 2017 from Riverhead CAP on Vimeo.

How many acts of kindness can you perform in one week?

Students at two Riverhead elementary schools are inviting members of the public to participate in the Great Kindness Challenge starting Monday. Anyone who participates should post a photo on social media using the hashtag #RiverheadKindness. READ

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01/05/17 5:55am

Melissa Haupt

Throughout the years, Melissa Haupt has made a point of permanently displaying her students’ artwork on the walls of Riley Avenue Elementary School.

Upon entering the Calverton building, guests are greeted by mosaics depicting the four seasons and, in a nod to the Riverhead School District’s mascot, blue waves. A tree made from tiles that each child helped create adorns a space in the library, while large butterflies appear to fly up the walls near the courtyard.

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12/31/16 5:58am

As 2016 winds down, it’s time to reflect on the changes that occurred at local schools this year.

The News-Review recently sat down with Nancy Carney, superintendent of the Riverhead Central School District, to discuss everything 2016 brought to Riverhead — including continued construction, new teachers and programs, and more. READ

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12/09/16 6:00am

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As a child, there are few things seemingly more magical than Disney World. With its array of characters, castles and rides, the theme park is a kid’s paradise.

Thanks to a nonprofit charity and a special education teacher, a local family will experience the magic at no cost.

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