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Noyac Civic Council Celebrates 60 Years With Gala to Benefit Ambulance Corps

Posted on 22 September 2014

The Noyac Civic Council will celebrate 60 years of community services with a gala celebration on Saturday, September 27 from 6 to 10 a.m. at Harlow, 1 Long Wharf in Sag Harbor. The event, which is $90 per person with tickets available at The Whalebone General Stone, will feature cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, as well [...]

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Banned Books Week is Celebrated at the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor

Posted on 22 September 2014

Banned Books Week, the national book community’s annual celebration of the freedom to read, is September 21 through 27. Children and young adults ages 0 to 18 are invited to read a banned book and get their mug shot posted on the “Sag Harbor’s Most Wanted” wall of infamy at the John Jermain Memorial Library. [...]

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Enter the Old Whalers’ 2014 Raffle for a Chance at $10,000

Posted on 22 September 2014

The Whalers’ Bucks Raffle is back for its third year, benefitting the Community House Fund of the Old Whalers’ Church. Tickets are $50 each and only 1,200 will be sold. Tickets will be drawn on October 4, between 6 and 8 p.m., at the Old Whalers’ Church, and the top prize of $10,000, 2nd place [...]

Sag Harbor’s Red Tide Takes Battle of the Bands

Posted on 22 September 2014

The Sag Harbor-based band Red Tide won the first place prize at the Southampton Youth Bureau’s 12th Annual Battle of the Bands earlier this month. Second place was awarded to The Entertainment from Center Moriches, with third place going to Vintage Penguin of Westhampton Beach. Red Tide features Harlan Beeton on bass and vocals, Anthony [...]

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Surf Benefit for Disabled

Posted on 17 September 2014

The first annual ONCE surf benefit for the learning disabled was held at Indian Wells Beach in Amagansett on September 6 in memory of Sax Leader, who died nine months ago.A

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Tick Talk

Posted on 17 September 2014

Everyone’s favorite topic, ticks and the diseases they spread, will be the subject of a panel discussion sponsored by the Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center at Southampton Hospital at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Saturday morning.

West Nile Finding

Posted on 17 September 2014

Another good reason to be happy that summer is almost over: Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James L. Tomarken reported this week that 28 more mosquito samples taken earlier this month tested positive for the West Nile virus, including one that was found on Shelter Island.

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East Hampton Calls for Volunteers for Beach Cleanup

Posted on 17 September 2014

The East Hampton Town Recycling and Litter Committee announced this week that it will participate in the Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup Day this Saturday, September 20.

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Civic Council Celebrates Milestone

Posted on 10 September 2014

The Noyac Civic Council will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a dinner dance at Harlow on the Long Wharf on Saturday, September 27, from 6 to 10 p.m. The Noyac Civic Council has recently hosted regional meetings to discuss aircraft noise and groundwater protection and continues to advocate for the community. The event will include [...]

Seeking Support for AIDS Patients

Posted on 10 September 2014

Although modern treatments are enabling HIV/AIDS patients to live long and healthy lives, many of them are unable to gain access to the care they need. Now Southampton Hospital’s David E. Rogers, MD Center for HIV/AIDS has teamed up with GoodCircle in a crowd funding project to raise more than $20,000 to provide to support to HIV/AIDS patients living on the East End for the next two years.