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STORM UPDATE: Sag Harbor & Bridgehampton Schools Closed Wednesday

Posted on 27 January 2015

Both the Bridgehampton School District and Sag Harbor School District announced Tuesday afternoon that school will be closed on Wednesday, January 28. “Due the continuing snow storm and the safety concerns of transporting our students, all Sag Harbor Schools will be closed and all school activities and sports are cancelled fortomorrow, Wednesday, January 28, 2015,” said [...]

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Village To Hold Hearing on Dilapidated Morpurgo House

Posted on 21 January 2015

The Morpurgo house, which has been crumbling for decades on its Union Street lot behind the John Jermain Memorial Library, has caught the attention of Sag Harbor Village building inspector Tom Preiato.

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Ani DiFranco Returns to the Suffolk Theater

Posted on 21 January 2015

By Emily J. Weitz Ani DiFranco’s gift for articulating the present moment, whether it’s the moment after a painful breakup or a tenuous conversation in the thick of marriage, is unfaltering. Now, Ms. DiFranco has two children, juggling motherhood and super-stardom as she’s juggled everything else in her life – transparently. Her newest album, “Allergic [...]

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O’Brien Defeats Cammann in Bridgehampton Fire Commissioner Race

Posted on 20 January 2015

In the re-vote for Bridgehampton fire commissioner, former Chief John O’Brien easily defeated paramedic Phil Cammann for the five-year term in voting on Tuesday.

Mr. O’Brien received 138 votes to Mr. Cammann’s 106 votes.

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Ellen Hermanson Foundation Awards Hospital Grants of $295,000

Posted on 20 January 2015

The Ellen Hermanson Foundation has awarded Southampton Hospital two grants totaling $295,000 to fund technology and patient support services at the Ellen Hermanson Breast Center.

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DEC Tactics Taken to Task

Posted on 20 January 2015

Attorney Daniel G Rodgers held a press conference on Monday at Southampton Town’s Shinnecock commercial fishing dock in Hampton Bays to call attention to what he says is the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation’s strong-armed tactics at dealing with violations by commercial fishermen.

Community Calendar: January 22 through January 29

Posted on 19 January 2015

  Outdoors SAT JAN 24 Trout Pond to the Paumanok Path Circuit, 10 a.m. to noon, Southampton Trails Preservation Society, meet at the Trout Pond parking lot on Noyac Road across from Mill Road, 4 miles. Leader: Joe Lane, (631) 725-3942. SUN JAN 25 Narrow Lane Cleanup, 8 to 9 a.m., Friends of the Long [...]

Dock to Dish Opens Florida’s First Community Supported Fishery

Posted on 19 January 2015

Dock to Dish, the first community and restaurant supported fishery program anchored in Montauk, announced last week it would open Florida’s first ever Community Supported Fishery (CSF) in Key West in February of this year. The program is being developed in conjunction with Key West restaurateur Chris Holland and the Florida Keys Commercial Fishermen’s Association. [...]

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Amazon Debuts Animated Pilot for “The Stinky and Dirty Show” Based on Sag Harbor Author’s Books

Posted on 19 January 2015

Amazon has produced an animated pilot for preschool kids based on the work of Kate and Jim McMullan, who, respectively, are the author and illustrator of a series of picture books including “I’m Dirty!,” “I Stink!,” “I’m Brave!,” and “I’m Fast!” detailing the lives of different vehicles including a garbage truck, a tugboat, a backhoe [...]

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Century Arts Grant Awarded to The Parrish

Posted on 19 January 2015

The Parrish Art Museum has been awarded a multi-year grant from the Century Arts Foundation to underwrite the position of Parrish Curator of Special Projects Andrea Grover. Beginning in January 2015, Ms. Grover’s new title is Century Arts Foundation Curator of Special Projects. Century Arts Foundation is a private organization that facilitates the development of [...]