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Contributing Writer and Education Reporter for the Sag Harbor Express. Twitter: @TessaRaebeck

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Katy Graves

Posted on 10 September 2014

The first week in September brings drastic changes to the East End, but one of the more standard of the season’s transitions is when children head back to school. Katy Graves, who started her first school year as Superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District last week, discusses her excitement about coming to Sag Harbor and her visions for her new role in the community.

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Library Board Candidates Announced in Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor

Posted on 10 September 2014

The candidates have been announced in the uncontested race for the board of trustees of the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton and the competition for three seats on the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor’s board.

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Sag Harbor 7-Eleven Employee Arrested for Stealing on the Job

Posted on 09 September 2014

Sag Harbor Village Police arrested Bernard T. Cooks, 33, of Bridgehampton on Friday, September 5, at 2:42 p.m. on charges of grand larceny in the fourth degree, a felony.

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Surfing for Autism in Montauk

Posted on 09 September 2014

With the goal of helping to foster an understanding and acceptance of autism, Surfers Healing uses the “transformative experience of surfing” to both support kids and families living with autism and show others just how much kids with autism are capable of accomplishing.

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Pollock-Krasner Foundation Announces 2013-14 Grant Winners

Posted on 09 September 2014

In its 30th year of grant making, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Inc. has awarded 116 grants to artists and art organizations worldwide totaling $2,163,000 for the 2013-14 fiscal year. The grants support artists’ personal and professional expenses for one year.

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“Viva Los Bastarditos” Premieres at Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater Lab

Posted on 09 September 2014

Coming out of Guild Hall’s John Drew Theater Lab workshop for up-and-coming East End artists, “Viva Los Bastarditos” is a new musical by Jake Oliver about two villains in Western Massachusetts who use a fake land grant to gain control over the poor citizens and tenants at their mercy.

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Critic and Essayist Daphne Merkin at Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor

Posted on 09 September 2014

Daphne Merkin, called “one of the most daring and ruminative writers of our time” by her editors at The New York Times Magazine, will be at Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor on Saturday, September 13, at 5 p.m.

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League of Women Voters Trip to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling

Posted on 01 September 2014

After visiting Sylvester Manor on Shelter Island, the Main Street revival in Riverhead and sightseeing around Sag Harbor, the League of Women Voters is hitting the road again, this time traveling to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling on Tuesday, September 16.

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Garden Conservancy Open Days Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

A welcoming party of bright, yellow flowers shows where the Biercuk and Luckey property begins on Sayres Path in Wainscott. The flowers draw a visitor in, and the lush foliage, waterfalls and evergreens of the jungle-like garden make one want to stay.

Sag Harbor Teen Excels at Local Art Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

Sag Harbor teenager Luca Vermeer went to Williamsburg, Massachusetts, for two weeks this summer and returned with a new skill. Ms. Vermeer studied innovative mediums of arts and crafts at Snow Farm Summer, a program of The New England Craft Program.

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