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04/25/18 6:00am
04/25/2018 6:00 AM

Town Board members said they are hesitant about the Anti-Bias Task Force’s idea to place 25 signs around town identifying Riverhead  as a “No Hate Community.”

Earlier plans late in 2017 had called for the signs to say “No Hate Zone,” but some task force members said that was a more negative message, according to Ms. Kent, the Town Board’s liaison to the task force, which is a voluntary committee that now has about 30 members.

“This group felt they want to make a strong statement,” Ms. Kent said.  — READ

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12/07/17 6:00am
12/07/2017 6:00 AM

Riverhead’s Anti-Bias Task Force is planning to place 25 signs around town that read “No Hate Zone.”

Noreen LeCann, the task force’s vice chair, discussed the proposal with the Riverhead Town Board last Thursday and got the go-ahead to purchase the 8-by-10-inch signs, which will be put at the entrances to various neighborhoods in town. READ