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Fourth Annual Sustainability Forum

Posted on 22 October 2014

Southampton Town’s Sustainable Advisory Committee will host a public forum on green power on Thursday, October 30.

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SoFo Grant

Posted on 22 October 2014

The South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center (SoFo) announced last week it had received an anonymous donation in support of SoFo’s new after-school educational program, South Fork Environmental Learning.

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Free Community Flu Clinic

Posted on 22 October 2014

The turning of leaves on the East Coast marks the beginning in earnest of several seasons: the holiday season, football season and, unfortunately, flu season.

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Benefit for Montauk Beaches This Friday, October 24

Posted on 21 October 2014

The Eastern Long Island Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is continuing its protest of the Army Corps of Engineers’ proposal to construct an artificial dune in downtown Montauk with a benefit concert at Amagansett’s The Stephen Talkhouse on Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m. The event will feature acoustic groove rock music by Jettykoon, with [...]

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Bridgehampton Lions Club Carving Contest Next Monday, October 27

Posted on 21 October 2014

The Bridgehampton Lions Club will host its annual pumpkin carving contest on Monday, October 27 at 5 p.m. at the Bridgehampton Community House, 843 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Cash awards between $20 and $250 will be awarded in a variety of categories including Area 51, Mythic Monstrosity, Poultrygeist, Sea Screecher and Classic Jack. For more [...]

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Calling All Rag-a-Muffins! Halloween Parades This Saturday in Sag Harbor & Southampton

Posted on 21 October 2014

One of the centerpieces of pre-Halloween festivities in Sag Harbor is the Rag a Muffin Parade, organized by the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce, which will take place on Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m. beginning at Nassau Street next to the Sag Harbor Laundromat on Main Street and ending at The Custom House. For [...]

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Haunted Tours on the East End

Posted on 20 October 2014

With Halloween just around the corner, this week there a number of events designed to send chills up your spin, while also giving insight into South Fork history. On Saturday, October 25 from 5 to 7 p.m., join Sag Harbor Express writer and ghost story collector Annette Hinkle and her partner in crime, Tony Garro, [...]

Stella Maris Regional School Property on the Block for $3.5 Million

Posted on 15 October 2014

In 2011, after 134 years, the Stella Maris Regional School, the oldest Catholic school on Long Island, closed at the end of the school year. Now the building is for sale with a listed price of $3.5 million.

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Great Grapes! East End Vineyards Have Another Banner Year

Posted on 15 October 2014

East End oenophiles were elated last year when the 2013 Long Island grape harvest was lauded as the best ever vintage. According to local winemakers, celebrations are in order again, as 2014 is proving to be another banner year for South Fork vineyards.

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Village Removes Gardner’s Memorial Tree

Posted on 15 October 2014

On Thursday morning a memorial tree originally planted by Sag Harbor Express editor and publisher Victoria Gardner in front of the newspaper office was removed by the Sag Harbor Village Department of Public Works. Sag Harbor Express publisher emeritus Bryan Boyhan, who owns the building at 35 Main Street, said he was not informed of the tree’s removal by the village, but instead was contacted by an employee who noticed the empty plot of dirt marked by an orange pylon that morning.