Nominees for the 16th annual Teeny Awards, which showcase the best in local high school theater, were announced Wednesday evening. Winners will be announced at a formal awards ceremony June 3 at Longwood High School. READ
The beginning of Colin Palmer’s play “True Stories” takes the audience on a journey back four centuries to when Native Americans lived in Riverhead before European settlers. Over the next 45 minutes, he recounts numerous historical events in the town’s history, including his own family’s, which dates back 200 years in Riverhead, he said. READ
A fire that broke out at a Riverhead High School portable classroom Sunday afternoon appears to have been caused by a mechanical failure in the unit’s heating unit, according to a Riverhead fire marshal.
“It’s definitely not a suspicious fire,” said fire marshal David Andruskiewicz, who is investigating the fire.
A youth production of the musical “13” will be presented by Riverhead Faculty and Community Theatre Friday through Sunday, Sept. 25 to 27, at Riverhead High School. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7 p.m.; Sunday’s starts at 1 p.m. READ