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TRaebeck - who has written 376 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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Diana Vreeland Ruled the Fashion World by Changing It

Posted on 16 July 2014

For half a century, Diana Vreeland, the longtime editor of Vogue magazine, was at the helm of the fashion world. She played a major role in transforming the industry from commonplace, conforming trends that rotated by the decade into iconic statements that helped celebrities blossom, recognized international contributions and enabled women to wear—and show—their personality.

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Sag Harbor Fire Department Juniors Program Looking for New Members

Posted on 15 July 2014

The Sag Harbor Fire Department Juniors Program is looking for new members. In addition to satisfying high school community service requirements, members learn firefighting techniques, teamwork, life skills and enjoy the camaraderie of being a part of cherished and respected part of the community. There are no prerequisites; any kids who have finished 9th Grade are eligible to join. For further information, contact the Sag Harbor Fire Department at 725-0252 or visit their headquarters on Brick Kiln Road.

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Major Delays Expected on County Road 39 Tuesday

Posted on 15 July 2014

County Road 39 was closed by Southampton Town Police on Tuesday at 4:26 a.m. due to a telephone pole and wires on the roadway. The road is closed in both directions between North Sea Road and Dale Road. Major delays should be expected. For more information, call the Southampton Town Police Department at (631) 728-5000.

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Sag Harbor Teachers Accept Minimal Salary Increases in New Contract

Posted on 14 July 2014

In a surprise announcement last week, released with little fanfare, the Sag Harbor Board of Education and the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor (TASH) said they had agreed on new contract.

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East End Weekend: What to Do July 11 – 13

Posted on 11 July 2014

From shark hunting to art grazing, a carefully-curated selection of top picks to do on the East End this weekend.

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Bridgehampton Board of Education Looks Forward

Posted on 09 July 2014

The Bridgehampton Board of Education reappointed Ron White as president and Lillian Tyree-Johnson as vice president at its annual reorganizational meeting Wednesday, July 2.

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Lillian L. Kohnken

Posted on 09 July 2014

A memorial Mass for Lillian L. Kohnken, who died on May 10, will be held at St. Andrew’s Church on Saturday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m.

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Anna Sophie Tweed

Posted on 09 July 2014

Anna Sophie Tweed, born February 12, 1917, died at the age of 97 on July 3, 2014.

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Yves Antoine Bourel

Posted on 09 July 2014

Yves Antoine Bourel, formerly of Sag Harbor and a graduate of Pierson High School, died at Newport Hospital, Newport, Rhode Island Wednesday, July 2. He was 22 years old.

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Update: Sag Harbor School Board Approves New Teachers Contract

Posted on 09 July 2014

The Sag Harbor Board of Education announced at its annual reorganizational meeting on Monday that it had reached a contract agreement with the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor (TASH).

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