01/18/16 12:25pm
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There are certain things most everyone knows about Martin Luther King Jr.

They know he led the Montgomery bus boycott, marched on Washington and from Selma to Montgomery, and that he “had a dream.”

There are fewer people, as we approach 48 years since his assassination, that can say they actually knew the man.  READ

06/21/15 5:59am
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Nelson DeMille at a recent appearance at the Riverhead Free Library. (Credit: Kathy Berezny)

Nelson DeMille at a recent appearance at Riverhead Free Library. (Credit: Matt Karpilovsky)

Nelson DeMille came to the Riverhead Free Library as part of a fairly standard author visit last Saturday. But in doing so, he inspired organizers to set out on a mission: to establish the library as a major hub for both established and burgeoning writers. (more…)