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Toys for Tots Returns

Posted on 05 November 2014

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced this week that his district office will be accepting donations for the annual U.S. Marine Corps Reserve “Toys for Tots” program this holiday season.

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Grant Will Fight Drug Addiction

Posted on 05 November 2014

Suffolk County Community College has a new weapon in the fight against Long Island’s rising heroin addiction and chemical dependency epidemic.

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Southampton Hospital Preps for Ebola–Just in Case

Posted on 05 November 2014

Up until the end of September, the Ebola virus was of little concern to most Americans. The deadly disease seemed to be confined to three countries in Western Africa—Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.

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Where to Vote In and Around Sag Harbor

Posted on 04 November 2014

There are several different polling places for residents in the Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor Area, all of which will be open from 6 a.m. until 9 p.m. on Tuesday, November 4.

Fermentium Closes in On Kickstarter Goal

Posted on 03 November 2014

East Hampton native Nicholas Stevens was just $1,900 shy of a $14,000 kickstarter.com goal as of Monday to finance the backing of his Fermentium, an at-home pickling kit meant to take the expense, and struggle, out of making your favorite pickles, sauerkraut and kimchi in the comfort of your own kitchen. The Fermentium, designed by [...]

Scouts Pitch In

Posted on 29 October 2014

Members of an East Hampton Town Boy Scout troop grabbed work gloves and spent a couple hours on Saturday, October 25, helping the town’s Natural Resources Department in stormwater management efforts.

Sag Harbor’s Ragamuffin Parade Heralds Halloween

Posted on 27 October 2014

Sag Harbor’s Ragamuffin Parade was held Sunday, bringing hundreds to Main Street, Sag Harbor for a costumed stroll ending on the lawn of The Custom House where games and tasty treats awaited the crowds. The parade signaled the beginning of a week of Halloween events leading up to the big day – Friday, October 31 where [...]

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Thiele Secures Another $250,000 for John Jermain Memorial Library

Posted on 24 October 2014

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. stopped by the John Jermain Memorial Library building on Main Street on Friday to announce he had secured a $250,000 Community Capital Assistance Program grant for the library’s exterior.

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Many Possibilities for Stella Maris Property in Sag Harbor

Posted on 22 October 2014

A week after the Division Street property of the former Stella Maris Regional School was put on the market, Sag Harbor Village is awash with ideas and discussion about how to use the space.

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Rally for Renewables

Posted on 22 October 2014

Several East End environmental organizations are joining together for a “Rally for Renewables,” at which they intend show the LIPA board and Governor Cuomo there is public support for renewables and in particular for offshore wind power.

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