05/19/15 5:00pm
05/19/2015 5:00 PM
The Suffolk Theater, which recently hosted a fitness competition called The Tribal Games, will venture back into sports next month by featuring boxing. (Credit: Bill Landon)

The Suffolk Theater, which recently hosted a fitness competition called The Tribal Games, will venture back into sports next month by featuring boxing. (Credit: Bill Landon)

Move over Madison Square Garden. Boxing is coming to the Suffolk Theater.

The 82-year-old art deco theater in downtown Riverhead has been sanctioned by USA Boxing and has its first bout scheduled for June 5.  (more…)

12/04/14 5:00pm
12/04/2014 5:00 PM
Suffolk Theater in Riverhead

The historic Suffolk Theater in downtown Riverhead. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file)

The Suffolk Theater in downtown Riverhead was one of seven historic preservation projects to receive a 2014 New York State Historic Preservation Award, the state parks department announced Thursday.  (more…)

05/24/14 4:00pm
05/24/2014 4:00 PM

New York Swing Dance Society dancers at last year’s Candlelight Ball, which was held at the Inn & Spa at East Wind in Wading River (Credit: Katharine Schroeder, file)

Peconic Bay Medical Center will be heading downtown next Saturday for its annual Candlelight Ball.

The Riverhead hospital’s annual fundraiser will be held in East Main Street’s historic Suffolk Theater, which reopened last year after extensive renovations.

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