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Community Calendar: Thursday, March 19-Thursday, March 26

Posted on 18 March 2015

Outdoors SAT MAR 21 Orson D. Munn Point Preserve to Celebrate Southampton 375th, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., meet on the north side of Meadow Lane in Southampton Village, half mile west of Halsey Neck Lane. Leader: Susan Colledge, (631) 484-3816. Indian Field to Montauk Lighthouse, East Hampton Trails Preservation Society, 10 a.m., meet at [...]

Choral Society of the Hamptons Presents Brahms in Love

Posted on 18 March 2015

When Jennifer Scott Miceli steps in as the guest conductor for the upcoming performance of the Choral Society of the Hamptons, it is with a wealth of musical knowledge that she takes the baton. The Chair of the Music Department at LIU Post, she not only understands musical history, but also knows musicians, voices, instruments, and choirs.
Ms. Miceli has worked with the Choral Society of the Hamptons before, so she had a familiarity with the group and what their strengths were. And after falling in love with Brahms’ waltzes last spring, she felt they’d be a good fit for this group.
“The waltzes are the feature piece,” said Ms. Miceli, “and from there I thought, ‘Why not just saturate ourselves in Brahms?’”

The End for Montauk?

Posted on 18 March 2015

Still not convinced that Montauk has jumped the shark? The place once known for commercial and recreational fishing, surfing and little else has been overrun by hipsters the last few years, with seedy watering holes turned into elegant bars and restaurants and rundown motels turned into five-star resorts. Now, it seems the place known as [...]

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Bishop Joins St. Joseph’s College

Posted on 18 March 2015

Former U.S. Representative Tim Bishop has been named to the position of distinguished professor of civic engagement and public service at the Long Island campus of St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue.

Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival Opens Spring Series

Posted on 17 March 2015

Long Island’s longest-running classical music festival, the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival, will launch its new spring series this Sunday, March 22 with a program of Mozart and Mendelssohn at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church. The festival’s founder and artistic director, flutist Marya Martin, will be joined by Naumburg Competition winner, pianist Gilles Vonsattel, New York Philharmonic [...]

Classical Students Play for Katy’s Courage at Bay Street

Posted on 17 March 2015

The 7th Annual Classic Concert benefiting Katy’s Courage will take place Sunday, March 22 at 3 p.m. at Bay Street Theater, 1 Bay Street, Sag Harbor. The event will raise money for the non-profit, which is dedicated to education, pediatric cancer research and counseling.  The organization was founded in memory of Kathryn Stewart, a Sag [...]

Baldwin & Metcalf Will Headline “All My Sons” at Guild Hall in East Hampton

Posted on 17 March 2015

The John Drew Theater at Guild Hall in East Hampton announced this week that it will present Arthur Miller’s award winning classic, “All My Sons,” starring Alec Baldwin and Laurie Metcalf and directed by Sag Harbor resident Stephen Hamilton. The play will run Tuesdays through Sundays, June 9 through June 28 and will be produced [...]

Tripoli Gallery Expands

Posted on 16 March 2015

The Tripoli Gallery announced this week it will expand into a second location. Tripoli Gallery East Hampton will be located at 87 Newtown Lane and will officially open its doors on April 25. Tripoli Gallery Southampton, now in its sixth year, will maintain its current exhibition space at 30A Jobs Lane in Southampton, with both [...]

Amagansett Man Dies in Late Night Crash

Posted on 14 March 2015

A 25-year-old Amagansett man died early Saturday in a single-vehicle accident on Windmill Lane in Amagansett. East Hampton Town Police said Erik D. Payne, 25, of Merrills Road in Amagansett died after he apparently lost control of his 2001 Ford pickup truck and struck a utility pole. Police said Mr. Payne was the only one in the [...]

Community Calendar: March 12 – March 12

Posted on 12 March 2015

  Outdoors SAT MAR 14 Hamlet (Sag Harbor) to Hamlet (Noyac) Hike, Southampton Trails Preservation Society 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., meet at Mashashimuet Park in Sag Harbor, 5.3-miles. Leader: Marilyn Kirkbright, (631) 726-7503. Lost Boulder Hike, East Hampton Trails Preservation Society, 10 a.m., meet at the Montauk Recycling Center on Montauk Highway, 3-miles. Leader: [...]