09/07/18 4:18pm

Sunday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m.: 5K walk for breast cancer awareness at Tanger Outlet center, 200 Tanger Mall Dr., Riverhead. Hosted by North Fork Breast Health Coalition to benefit breast cancer patients. Registration from 7:30-8:45 a.m. Walkers may gather pledges of support and top fund raisers will receive awards in several categories. Registrants enjoy continental breakfast before opening ceremony. Raffles available. Registration fee: $25 before Sept. 15; $30 after or day of the event. Register: 631-208-8889, nfbreasthealth@gmail.com, nycharities.org.

08/22/18 12:54pm

Sunday, Sept. 9, 8 a.m.: 5K family walk-run to benefit Eastern Long Island Hospital, Orient Beach State Park, 40000 Main Road. Prizes awarded. Check in: 7:15-7:45 a.m. 8 a.m.: 5K walk/run; 8:30 a.m.: 1/2-mile kids fun run. Raffles, refreshments, kids’ activities; medals for all kids. Proceeds will benefit the hospital’s behavioral health services, Quannacut inpatient and outpatient addiction programs and the inpatient adult psychiatry program. Ages 13 and over: $30; ages 6-12: $10; ages 5 and under, free.

04/13/15 3:10pm
Nicole Sinning of Southold approaches the finish line at the 2014 May Mile with a smile on her face. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder file photo)

Nicole Sinning of Southold approaches the finish line at the 2014 May Mile with a smile on her face. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder file photo)

After a long, cold winter, it’s time to stretch those legs and lace up those running shoes for the first crop of local charity road races. (more…)

10/24/13 12:30pm

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With cold-stun season approaching, endangered sea turtles will be turning up across the island in need of medical care. To help raise awareness and much needed funds, the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation is hosting its 16th annual 5K Run for the Ridley on Saturday Oct. 26 in Riverhead. (more…)