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Grant for Water Testing

Posted on 13 May 2015

The Eastern Long Island Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation was recently awarded a grant of $10,000 from the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation to expand its Blue Water Task Force water testing program.

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Three Days of Repaving Work for Noyac Road

Posted on 11 May 2015

Those who use Noyac Road on their daily commutes should try alternate routes for the next few days, Southampton Town Highway Superintendent Alex Gregor said on Monday.

The VFW at 50: Sag Harbor Veterans Celebrate a Milestone

Posted on 07 May 2015

Fifty years ago, with the Vietnam War moving into full swing, 74 veterans gathered in Sag Harbor to found the Veterans of Foreign War Post 9082.

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CMEE Earns $15,000 Grant

Posted on 07 May 2015

On Monday, the Children’s Museum of the East End (CMEE) in Bridgehampton announced it has earned a $15,000 grant form the Long Island Community Foundation (LICF) to support “Ciencia en CMEE.”  Started in 2013 on the recommendation of community stakeholders, this afterschool program aims to inspire an interest in and excitement for science among young [...]

Zeroing In On Zeldin

Posted on 06 May 2015

Just five months into Representative Lee Zeldin’s freshman year in Congress, a Democratic challenger, Dave Calone, has launched a campaign to unseat the Shirley Republican in 2016.

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A Talk with Cops

Posted on 06 May 2015

The Southampton Town Anti Bias Taskforce will host an open conversation between the police and other community members on the Stony Brook Southampton Campus on Thursday, May 14.

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Art With Animal Attraction

Posted on 05 May 2015

Maybe it’s an inherent part of our human nature, but it seems very few people can resist images of very cute animals — or any animal for that reason. And this Saturday, art goers and animal lovers alike will have the opportunity to get an eyeful when the Richard J. Demato Art Gallery in Sag Harbor opens “A Magical Menagerie,” an exhibit of 30-plus paintings and mixed media works all depicting animals.

A New Book on East End Wine Goes “Behind The Bottle”

Posted on 05 May 2015

As the deputy editor of Edible East End and digital editor of Edible Long Island, Quogue resident Eileen Duffy has gotten to know a great deal about local food since she began writing about it back in 2003. But if you ask her, she’ll tell you that wine is her real passion. Which is why it’s probably no accident that Ms. Duffy’s new book is all about wine — East End wine, in particular.

Eastville Cemetery Historical Marker Dedicated

Posted on 02 May 2015

Members of the Eastville Community Historical Society gathered at the old St. David A.M.E. Zion Church Cemetery on Eastville Avenue in Sag Harbor Saturday morning to unveil a new historic marker.

Harbor Market & Kitchen Opens in Sag Harbor

Posted on 30 April 2015

The new Harbor Market & Kitchen, which has been embroiled in a contentious dispute with its neighbors for the past several months, opened for business in Sag Harbor on Thursday.