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TRaebeck - who has written 452 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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East End Weekend: Labor Day Highlights

Posted on 29 August 2014

With the East End at full capacity this Labor Day, what better way to unwind from a crazy summer than with a little party hopping? Here’s our highlights of what to check out this weekend.

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Local Leaders Accept Sag Harbor Express’s Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted on 29 August 2014

After being issued an ALS ice bucket challenge by the Times Review, Sag Harbor Express co-publishers Kathryn and Gavin Menu and consultant and publisher emeritus Bryan Boyhan boldly accepted the challenge on Thursday, August 21.

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A Public Display of “Love”

Posted on 29 August 2014

“LOVE,” a sculpture by Dorothy Frankel of Noyac, will be installed in front of the Coronado Public Library in Coronado, California.

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Packing Party

Posted on 29 August 2014

U.S. Representative Tim Bishop and West Hampton Dunes Mayor Gary Vegliante will join youth and parent volunteers from local schools and synagogues to sort through donated supplies and assemble backpacks for underprivileged children on the East at the UJA-Federation of New York’s annual “Supplies for Success” event on Thursday, August 28, at 11 a.m. The event will take place in the field house at the Ross School’s lower campus on Butter Lane in Bridgehampton.

Community Picnic

Posted on 29 August 2014

The Southampton Town Anti-Bias Task Force will hold its 10th annual community picnic promoting dignity and respect for all on Sunday, September 7, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays.

Preservation Nominees

Posted on 29 August 2014

The Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities is seeking nominations for its annual list of endangered historic places. Compiled through a nomination process, the list, which appears every other year, also encourages citizens to participate in defining cultural and historic significance and engage in developing alternatives to the status quo within their communities.

Toshi Shiga

Posted on 27 August 2014

A graduate of Sag Harbor’s prekindergarten program, Toshi Shiga is on the verge of entering kindergarten at Sag Harbor Elementary School on Wednesday, September 3. A lover of the Ninja Turtles, video games and girls, Toshi grew up in Sag Harbor—and some would argue that he’s still growing. He discusses his plans for the first day of school, kindergarten and looming adulthood.

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Sag Harbor Teacher’s Trip to Malawi a Life-Changing Experience

Posted on 27 August 2014

Kryn Olson left Malawi in tears. Ms. Olson, a science teacher at the Sag Harbor Elementary School, wasn’t crying because she had a bad trip. It was, in fact, quite the opposite.

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Sag Harbor Pre-K Program Now Under Full Control of District

Posted on 27 August 2014

The Sag Harbor School District announced late Wednesday that its prekindergarten program, which has operated under SCOPE since its inception in 2010, would move under the full control and supervision of the district starting this year.

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Petitions Due for Library Elections; Five Openings in Bridgehampton, Three in Sag Harbor

Posted on 27 August 2014

The deadlines to submit petitions for positions on the board of trustees of both the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor’s John Jermain Memorial Library are this week.

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