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Wright To Head Hospital Board

Posted on 30 July 2014

Southampton Hospital’s board of directors on July 12 elected Kenneth B. Wright its chairman. He succeeds Peter Larsen who was a member of the board for 15 years and served 10 years as chairman.

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East End Hospice Breaks Ground on New Center

Posted on 30 July 2014

East End Hospice broke ground on its long-awaited inpatient facility in Quiogue on Friday, July 25.

Ice Cream Social Returns

Posted on 30 July 2014

The Old Whalers’ Church will hold its annual Ice Cream Social on Saturday, August 2, from 5 to 7 p.m. on the front lawn of the church at 44 Union Street in Sag Harbor.

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East Hampton Airport’s Sunny Prospects

Posted on 30 July 2014

In June, the East Hampton Town Board adopted a goal of meeting all of its electricity needs with renewable energy by the year 2020. A proposed wind farm off the coast of Montauk could produce a huge amount of energy for the East End, but East Hampton Town has also decided to take advantage of one of its other natural resources: the sun.

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East Enders Go Green With Solar Panels

Posted on 30 July 2014

When the financial crisis hit in 2008, Steve D’Angelo was looking for a way to invest his money. Instead of putting it into stocks or hiding it under his mattress, he decided to put that money onto his roof.

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The Lid’s a Hit with Kids

Posted on 30 July 2014

Like many young children these days, Matt Mogol’s 2-year-old daughter loves watching videos on Daddy’s laptop or talking to Grandma via Skype, but when little Penelope gets excited, she likes to pound on the keys. Sometimes, when she inadvertently shuts down the movie she is watching, the tears flow. Sometimes, when she pulls a key off the keyboard or spills her juice on his laptop, Daddy feels like crying too.

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Peconic Land Trust Still Working Hard to Preserve Farmland

Posted on 30 July 2014

The Peconic Land Trust has been dedicated to preserving the natural lands and working farms on the East End for over 30 years. As real estate prices continue to climb, the land trust has been exploring ways to impose restrictions that would keep local farmers farming.

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“Delicious Nutritious FoodBook” Hits East End Farmers Markets This Weekend

Posted on 30 July 2014

The days of mystery meat at school lunch seem mercifully to be coming to an end. Since First Lady Michelle Obama began updating the White House vegetable garden in 2008 and started the “get moving” campaign, school lunches have steadily been improving and there seems to be a new focus on nutrition and health all around the country.

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East End Hospice Groundbreaking

Posted on 23 July 2014

East End Hospice will celebrate the groundbreaking for its new inpatient facility in Quigoue on Friday, July 25, at 11 a.m. at 1 Meeting House Road in Westhampton.

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Marathon Organizers Present Check to Southampton Hospital

Posted on 23 July 2014

Organizers of the Hamptons Marathon and Bridgehampton Half presented Southampton Hospital with a donation of $10,000 representing a portion of the proceeds from their first annual half marathon, which took place on Saturday, May 10

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