04/18/17 6:00am
04/18/2017 6:00 AM

When Paola Zuniga-Tellez moved from Brooklyn to the East End in 2005, she noticed a lack of information and representation for the Latino community as a whole — a sad experience, she said.

Now, Ms. Zuniga-Tellez, who was born in Mexico and came to the United States as a teenager, hopes to close that gap as a member of the Flanders, Riverside and Northampton Community Association’s board of directors — the first Latina elected to the group’s board in its 18-year history.

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04/14/17 6:00am
04/14/2017 6:00 AM

Laurel Sisson has dedicated her time to Riverhead Free Library for almost 50 years.

Her professional career there began in 1966. She worked in multiple departments, including the children’s room and reference desk, and was later an assistant director. READ

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04/04/17 6:00am
04/04/2017 6:00 AM

A project nearly five decades in the making has come to fruition for East End Arts.

The nonprofit arts organization announced the opening of a new recording studio at its downtown Riverhead Carriage House, which will allow musicians from across the East End and neighboring towns to record on professional equipment.

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