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Raise High the Roof Beam

Posted on 17 February 2015

The staff of East End Hospice celebrated the arrival on February 10 of a 9-foot beam that was raised two days later and became the last one placed in the new Kanas Center for Hospice Care on Meeting House Road on Quiogue.

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Community Reading

Posted on 17 February 2015

Canio’s Bookstore on Main Street in Sag Harbor will celebrate African-American literature this Saturday at 5 p.m. when it invites members of the community to come to the store’s Cultural Café and read excerpts from the work of their favorite black authors.

Tennis, Anyone?

Posted on 17 February 2015

If the snow ever melts, 3-year-olds at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center in East Hampton could be playing tennis and other sports, thanks to a fundraising collaboration with Hampton Racquet and goodcircle.org to build a junior sports field that would also provide space for yoga, basketball and soccer.

Parrish Announces Chuck Close Photographs Exhibit

Posted on 17 February 2015

The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill announced last week that it has organized Chuck Close Photographs, the first comprehensive survey of the photographic work of the renowned American artist. The exhibit will be on view May 10 through July 26 and will feature some 90 images from 1964 to the present, from early black [...]

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Soffer Opens Spring Writers Series at Stony Brook Southampton

Posted on 17 February 2015

Novelist Jessica Soffer will be the first guest in the spring Writers Speak Wednesdays series of free author talks and readings at Stony Brook Southampton. Ms. Soffer will read on Wednesday, February 25, at 7 p.m. in the Radio Lounge on the second floor of Chancellors Hall. Ms. Soffer’s debut novel, “Tomorrow There Will Be [...]

Madoo Talks Lecture Series Opens with Lindsey Taylor

Posted on 17 February 2015

The Madoo Conservancy in Sagaponack will host its Madoo Talks Winter Lecture series in February and March, opening with Lindsey Taylor, one of the authors of “The Gardener’s Garden,” a book that explores gardens from around the world and throughout the ages meant to serve as an inspiration to the modern-day gardener. Ms. Taylor, who [...]

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Two Luxury Condo Projects Get Ready to Open Their Doors

Posted on 16 February 2015

This spring, not one, but two Sag Harbor condominium projects will be completed and ready to welcome their first tenants. Together, Watchcase, the luxury condominium complex in the former Bulova Watchcase Factory on Division Street, and Harbor’s Edge, a condo development on West Water Street on the site of a former restaurant and night club, will add 78 apartments to the village’s residential stock. While its not a huge number of units in the scheme of things, the development of these two complexes, which will be purchased primarily as summer or weekend homes, says a great deal, not only about the financial security of those who will soon take up residence in Sag Harbor for at least part of the year, but also changing demographics on a national level.

Sag Harbor School District Is Prime for Real Estate

Posted on 16 February 2015

First known for whale oil, then watches, Sag Harbor is again being recognized, this time for its schools. The East End real estate market has seen an influx of buyers and renters with one primary request: living in the Sag Harbor School District.

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Propping Up Sag Harbor’s Historic Buildings

Posted on 16 February 2015

Even a blind man can see that the Sag Harbor Village Historic District is undergoing major changes.

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Bridgehampton Firefighters Make Quick Work of House Fire

Posted on 15 February 2015

The Bridgehampton Fire Department quickly extinguished a fire at house at 436 Job’s Lane off Mecox Road on Sunday morning.