Christian Hojenski has been very busy these past few months. In February, he attended the National Youth Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C., having been nominated by Col. McCarthy, Riverhead High School ROTC instructor, and sponsored by Envision. Christian was selected to act as commissioner of Immigration and Customs Enforcement and also as an administrator of the Drug Enforcement Agency during the forum. (more…)
Riley Avenue second-graders, under the direction of music teacher Keith Maguire, sang patriotic songs June 14 in salute to the American flag. (Credit: Sandra Kolbo/Riverhead School District)
The Ladies Auxiliary of Riverhead Fire Department held its June meeting at Meeting House Creek Inn on the 11th. Auxiliary vice president Ann Vonatzski and secretary Kelli Naugles presented hanging flower baskets to outgoing president Marie Madigan and outgoing secretary JoAnne Krajewski, who both served during 2013-14. (more…)
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The annual meeting of the Friends of Riverhead Free Library and the Riverhead Free Library Association was held May 13. Laurel Sisson and Arlene Peck, co-presidents of the Friends, presented an overview of what the Friends have been up to during the year with funds raised from sales at the Yellow Barn. (more…)
Congratulations to Patrick and Krista Lynch on the April 3 birth of their daughter, Madelyn Grace. She weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces and measured 19 inches. Proud grandparents Michele and Tom Lynch and Laura and Harry Fuerman are simply delighted with the new addition to their family.
Riverhead artist Mary Dabrowski was selected by Riverhead Free Library’s art co-coordinator to display her original acrylic paintings during April. Mary’s work features sunflowers, water scenes and local sights. Be sure to stop in to view her work and enjoy some of the beautiful moments depicted in her paintings.
The next book discussion at Riverhead Free Library will be held today, Thursday, March 27, from 7 to 8 p.m. The book “The Sandcastle Girls,” by Chris Bohjalian, is a sweeping historical love story steeped in the author’s Armenian heritage. (more…)
Riverhead United Methodist Church will host a “Jesus Alive” concert Saturday, March 22, from 7 to 9 p.m. Come enjoy a wonderful evening of entertainment with performances by renowned Christian singer Frank Rendo, the Jesus Alive dancers and Pastor Enrique Lebron and his wife, Isa.