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Dennis McDermott in the Riverhead Project

Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month at the Riverhead Project

There’s a lot of information here about what’s going on in March at the Riverhead Project for colorectal cancer awareness, but it’s worth a read to find out the many ways you can donate to a good cause and put yourself in the running for some great prizes. And if you like the ceremony of the Academy Awards, the restaurant has a great way to celebrate. Dress up and walk the Blue Carpet.

Five Places to Eat Out on Valentine’s Day

Local restaurants are offering specials for Valentine’s Day, and you can even be single. Maybe dinner at the bar, or have Love Lane Kitchen deliver your own breakfast any day of the heart-shaped weekend. Or take your sweetie to Almond for the four-course blood orange menu.