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Lady Whalers Field Hockey Loses to Southampton in County Final

Posted on 30 October 2014

The Southampton Lady Mariners, led by five senior stalwarts, avenged their loss in last year’s county final with a 2-1 victory over Pierson at the Dowling Sport Complex in Shirley late Thursday evening.

With League Title in Hand, Whalers Turn Focus to Settlers

Posted on 30 October 2014

The Pierson-Bridgehampton boys soccer team clinched its second consecutive League VIII title with a 2-0 win over Smithtown Christian in miserable playing conditions last Thursday, October 23.

Radcliffe, Temple, and Hill Toot Their “Horns”

Posted on 30 October 2014

Horns, Alexandre Aja’s gender-bending adaptation of Joe Hill’s cult novel, opens theatrically Friday in New York City and elsewhere. You can also see it on VOD. Just as Ben Affleck’s character is wrongly accused of murdering his cold-hearted wife in Gone Girl, a young man, Ig Perrish (Daniel Radcliffe gives still another excellent post-Harry Potter performance), is blamed for the rape and murder of his virtuous long-time girlfriend, Merrin (an appealing Juno Temple). Unlike Affleck’s ineffectual character, Ig grows a pair of horns that have the power of making everyone he comes into contact with reveal their most despicable thoughts and desires.

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East Hampton Girls Tennis Season Comes to a Close

Posted on 28 October 2014

It took four days for third-ranked Ward Melville to bring the East Hampton girls tennis season to an end last week in the Suffolk County Team Tournament.

Lady Whalers Field Hockey Opens Title Defense With Win

Posted on 27 October 2014

Sophomores Ana Sherwood and Cali Cafiero had two goals apiece Monday afternoon at Mashashimuet Park as the Pierson-Bridgehampton field hockey team made quick work of visiting Babylon, winning 4-0 in a Suffolk County Class C outbracket game.

Sag Harbor’s Ragamuffin Parade Heralds Halloween

Posted on 27 October 2014

Sag Harbor’s Ragamuffin Parade was held Sunday, bringing hundreds to Main Street, Sag Harbor for a costumed stroll ending on the lawn of The Custom House where games and tasty treats awaited the crowds. The parade signaled the beginning of a week of Halloween events leading up to the big day – Friday, October 31 where [...]

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Sag Harbor Express Wins Second Annual Kickball Tournament

Posted on 26 October 2014

In a stunning reversal from a year ago, The Sag Harbor Express captured the coveted Golden Kickball Saturday at the North Sea Community House in Southampton, winning the fragile trophy given annually to the winner of the East End Media Kickball Tournament.

East Hampton Town Fire Department Responds to Basement Fire

Posted on 23 October 2014

At 10:18 a.m. on Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 the East Hampton Fire Department responded to a reported basement fire at 26 Morris Park Lane. Arriving units were able to locate and quickly extinguish a small working fire in the northwest corner of the basement. The RIT team from the Amagansett Fire Department was called to [...]

Wandering Through Alan’s Maze at the Parrish

Posted on 23 October 2014

As an artist, Alan Shields came of age at a time when the art world was questioning the relevance of painting. The declaration that “painting is dead” is one that has surfaced periodically throughout history, which is why in the early 1970s when the future of the medium looked murky, Mr. Shields wasn’t afraid to take painting off the wall and define it by a whole new set of parameters.
His response? To totally reimagine the way in which audiences experience painting.

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“Harvey” Watches Over The Hampton Theatre Company

Posted on 23 October 2014

This weekend, the Hamptons Theatre Company kicks off its 30th anniversary season with a production of “Harvey,” Mary Chase’s 1945 Pulitzer Prize winning comedy.
Which may help explain why last week, director Diana Marbury was running around like crazy hunting down a seemingly random list of unrelated items.

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