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TRaebeck - who has written 426 posts on The Sag Harbor Express.

Arts Editor and Education Reporter for the Sag Harbor Express. Covering the East End with a focus on arts, education and the police blotter. Twitter: @TessaRaebeck

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Rubber Duckies Off to the Races on Shelter Island

Posted on 19 August 2014

Bath time’s favorite icon is coming to Shelter Island. Some 500 rubber ducks will float down Chase Creek this Sunday, August 24, at the third annual Shelter Island Chamber of Commerce Duck Race.

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Art and Fashion Legends to Host a Conversation at the Parrish Art Museum

Posted on 19 August 2014

Design legends—and East End residents—Ross Bleckner and Calvin Klein will share their experiences in a conversation moderated by Edward Nardoza at the Parrish Art Museum on Sunday, August 24.

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Robert Giard’s Return to the East End

Posted on 19 August 2014

Robert Girard is remembered as one of the East End’s most enterprising and successful photographers, with his career spent capturing the formal likenesses of an array of literary figures, including Edward Albee, Allen Ginsberg and Adrienne Rich. Since his death in 2002, the Robert Giard Fellowship has channeled the spirit of Mr. Giard, supporting visual artists with the awarding of an annual grant.

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Before Lincoln Center Run, Big Apple Circus Premieres at Guild Hall in East Hampton

Posted on 19 August 2014

Catch the preview of the new show from the unruly Big Apple Circus, which will descend on East Hampton’s Guild Hall for a one-off show of laughter, stunts and dancing dogs. The group will perform “Metamorphosis” at the East End venue on Sunday, August 24, at 5:30 p.m., before settling into an extended run at New York City’s Lincoln Center.

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Sag Harbor School Board Appoints New Member

Posted on 18 August 2014

The Sag Harbor Board of Education appointed Thomas J. Schiavoni as its newest member on Monday, following the resignation of Daniel Hartnett mid-term last month.

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Multiple Injuries in East Hampton Village Car Accident

Posted on 17 August 2014

At least two people were injured in a car accident in East Hampton Village on Sunday afternoon, police said.

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East End Weekend: Highlights of What to Do August 15 to 17

Posted on 15 August 2014

Art, films, and alternative energy; there’s plenty to do on the East End this weekend.

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UPDATE: Armed Suspect of Violent Bridgehampton Home Invasion Sought

Posted on 13 August 2014

Southampton Town Police, who were reportedly in pursuit of an armed suspect from an earlier home invasion, sealed off the Huntington Crossway and the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike on Tuesday evening at about 7:30 p.m., according to multiple reports from witnesses.

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George P. Blank

Posted on 13 August 2014

George P. Blank, a resident of Sag Harbor for the past 33 years, passed away on August 5, in Southampton Hospital, at the age of 65.

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Marianne Toy

Posted on 13 August 2014

The first thing people noticed about Marianne Toy was her smile. “She was very pretty,” her oldest daughter, Emily, said this week. It didn’t take much time , though, before the beauty behind the pretty face was evident. Mrs. Toy, who died August 5 at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York at the age of 60, was a nurturer.

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