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Fire Engulfs Amagansett Residence

Posted on 18 April 2014

At 1:43 a.m. on the morning of Thursday, April 17, 2014 the Amagansett Fire Department was activated for a report of a structure fire on Miankoma Lane.

Cause of Route 114 Collision Under Investigation

Posted on 18 April 2014

At 11:49 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16 the East Hampton Fire Department was dispatched to Route 114 north of Stephen Hands Path for a report of a motor vehicle accident with entrapment. An investigation is ongoing into what caused the collision.

Bonac Boys Lacrosse Drops a Pair

Posted on 16 April 2014

For 30 minutes at Westhampton Beach High School on Tuesday, players for the East Hampton boys lacrosse team had an upset victory on their minds. That was until the Hurricanes blew open a 2-2 tie in the second half to claim a 10-3 victory that sent the Bonackers home with a 1-5 record in Division II play.

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McGowin Goes 7 Innings Strong

Posted on 16 April 2014

Kyle McGowin, a Sag Harbor native and graduate of Pierson High School, picked up his first win of the season for the Inland Empire 66ers, the Class A Advanced affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels, who took McGowin in the fifth round of last year’s Major League Baseball draft.

Lady Whalers Win, Enter Break on High Note

Posted on 16 April 2014

With a handful of teams jockeying for position atop the League V standings, the Pierson softball team picked up an important 7-3 road win over Hampton Bays last Thursday, April 10.

Pierson Baseball Sweeps Southold, Still Perfect in League

Posted on 16 April 2014

The Pierson baseball team is finding all sorts of ways to win games this season. Veteran and rookie pitchers have been light out at times, while production from up-and-down the line-up and defensive gems across the infield have led to a predictable result: The Whalers are a perfect 6-0 in League IX.

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Truffaut’s “Small Change” Has Big Heart

Posted on 13 April 2014

The much-touted “Tout Truffaut” festival at the Film Forum in New York City ends this Thursday. Every Fran?ois Truffaut film is a “must-see” film, but I’d like to call attention to one little gem in particular that often gets overlooked. If Tuesday the 15th turns out to be a taxing day, make it a point to make the trek to Houston Street to see Small Change, a title that refers to kids and not what you have left in your pocket after dealing with the IRS.

Thousands Bring Light to Cloudy Day at Katy’s Courage 5K

Posted on 09 April 2014

Nina Landi, the race director for Saturday’s fourth annual Katy’s Courage 5K race, had tears in her eyes as hundreds of Sag Harbor residents, East Enders and others took off running along the waterfront in memory of one beloved little local, Katy Stewart, who in 2010 succumbed to a rare pediatric cancer when she was 12 years old.

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Lady Whalers Bounce Back – Sports Wrap 4/10/14

Posted on 09 April 2014

Softball Bounces Back with Two Wins The Pierson softball team this week lost to Center Moriches, 8-2, on Friday, April 4 and then traveled to Stony Brook, where the Lady Whalers took our their frustrations in the form of a 23-2 drubbing of the Lady Bears on Monday. Pierson improved to 6-2 with a 9-3 [...]

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Whalers Baseball Takes Charge Early

Posted on 09 April 2014

By Gavin Menu The Pierson baseball team wasted little time exerting its dominance over League IX competition this season. Over the last week, the Whalers swept a three-game series against the Smithtown Christian Crusaders, widely considered the Whalers’ top competition for the league title, and picked up a win over North Fork rival Southold on [...]

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