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Snail of Approval Awarded to North Fork Table & Inn

Posted on 18 December 2014

Slow Food East End announced last week it has awarded its first Snail of Approval to the North Fork Table & Inn in Southold. Since it was founded a decade ago, the North Fork Table & Inn has offered diners a progressive American menu of seasonally inspired, locally sourced biodynamic and organic produce, fresh seafood [...]

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Colicchio to Leave Topping Rose House

Posted on 18 December 2014

Tom Colicchio will be leaving The Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton as of January 1, a spokesperson for the restaurant confirmed this week. “After years working closely together to create Topping Rose House, the much-lauded, one-of-a-kind luxury hotel and restaurant in Bridgehampton, New York, owners Bill Campbell and Simon Critchell and operator Tom Colicchio of Craft [...]

A New Walk-In Medical Center for Sag Harbor

Posted on 17 December 2014

Sag Harborites preparing for cold winter weather to hit can take some comfort in knowing that a new walk-in medical center is slated to open up in the village by the middle of next month.

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Celebrating the Swedish Christmas Table

Posted on 15 December 2014

As the winter solstice approaches, Scandinavia is plunged into darkness and folks there know they won’t see the sun again in any serious way for months to come. So when the longest nights of the year set in, lighting up the indoors becomes crucial. Food, of course, is key to celebrating any holiday in style and in Sweden the bountiful Christmas table, a Yuletide smorgasbord — or Julbord — laden with an array of delicacies is traditional for making spirits bright.

Mixed Nuts: What Happens When the Nutcracker Meets The Grinch?

Posted on 15 December 2014

At this time of year, here are any number of annual traditions that are near and dear to people’s hearts, including Tchaikovsky’s enduring ballet, “The Nutcracker.” From professional big city productions to small town dance companies featuring the tiniest dancing toddlers, December tis the season for Sugar Plum Fairies, Mice Kings and Snow Queens. But each year at Studio 3 in Bridgehampton, the Nutcracker is presented with a twist — a classic mash up, if you will.

New Vote Set for January 20 in Bridgehampton

Posted on 11 December 2014

The two candidates in the disputed Bridgehampton fire commissioner election have agreed to a rematch on January 20.

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Suffolk Theater Earns State Preservation Award

Posted on 10 December 2014

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation announced late last week that seven distinctive historic preservation projects received 2014 New York State Historic Preservation Awards, with another 22 properties and districts nominated to be listed on the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The Suffolk Theater, in Riverhead, was recognized [...]

Noyac Civic Council Meets Next Week

Posted on 09 December 2014

The Noyac Civic Council postponed its monthly meeting on Tuesday, when heavy rains and strong winds caused the National Weather Service to issue an island-wide flood advisory.

Gifts of Local Creativity at Hayground’s Homegrown for the Holidays

Posted on 04 December 2014

Artisans and creative vendors from across the South Fork will share their crafts, food and ideas at the annual holiday bazaar Homegrown for the Holidays, this Saturday, December 6, at the Hayground School in Bridgehampton. Handmade and custom goods like beach glass jewelry, custom knit hats and ocean inspired pillows will fill dozens of booths.

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Boat Society To Hold Open House

Posted on 03 December 2014

The East End Classic Boat Society will hold an open house at the Community Boat Shop in Amagansett on Saturday, December 6.