Saturday, February 23, 2013

Saturday, August 7, 2010

"The Death of Richie"

-- by Thomas Thompson
-- click to learn more about Richie.  

Richard Diener, a photo sent by the late Lenny Langone


Lenny Langone, "Brick" in the book:
Richie's best friend. R.I.P. Lenny.

Sunday, June 13, 2010

The Death of Richie - buy DVD!

Click on the image below to buy "The Death of Richie," the 1977 movie about Richie Diener, based on the book. The movie is filled with period detail and provides a look into the world of teenagers and adults impacted by drugs.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010


Life Magazine: May 5, 1972
George Richard "Richie" Diener
June 5, 1954 - February 27, 1972
Buried in Long Island Cemetery

East Meadow High School,
East Meadow, New York
Class of 1972
February 27, 2013:
the 41st anniversary of Richie Diener's murder.

Does anyone know the real name of "Sue Bernstein" in the article?