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Stony Hill Stables Fundraiser This Weekend

Posted on 18 June 2014

Stony Hill Stables in Amagansett will hold its annual Benefit for the Stony Hill Stables Foundation, a not-for-profit that promotes equine sports by proving riding lessons and competitive opportunities for children and young adults on the East End, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 21.

Veterans Support Group

Posted on 18 June 2014

The PFC Joseph Dwyer Veterans Peer Support Project will offer a workshop for veterans, family members of veterans, loved ones and caregivers on Monday, June 23.

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Mary Anne Miller

Posted on 18 June 2014

Mary Anne Miller will be stepping down from the Sag Harbor School Board this year after serving two terms. She discusses that decision and reflects on her time as a board member.

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SummerDocs Series Returns to Guild Hall

Posted on 17 June 2014

Since its inception in 2009, the Hamptons Film Festival’s SummerDocs series has screened dozens of documentaries—four of which have gone on to win Academy Awards.

Curated by artistic director David Nugent and board member Alec Baldwin, the series screens four new documentaries over the summer, each one followed by a Q&A hosted by Mr. Baldwin with either the director or a subject of the film.

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Dance Troupe Spends Summer Teaching and Performing in East Hampton

Posted on 17 June 2014

Teresa Fellion was a hyperactive toddler. When she was about two-and-a half, her mother decided it was time to get her involved in an energy-expending hobby. And that’s how she started dancing.

Ms. Fellion’s New York City-based dance company, “Body Stories: Teresa Fellion Dance,” returns to the East End this summer to teach, perform and inspire.

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A Mighty Wind Blows Our Way

Posted on 11 June 2014

The East Hampton Town Board made history last month when it became the first town in New York State to establish the goal of meeting all the town’s electricity needs with renewable energy by the year 2020. A proposed 200-megawatt wind farm 30 miles east of Montauk Point could produce up to a fifth of those expected energy needs.

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Wind Power in a Field Near You

Posted on 11 June 2014

Two 120-foot wind turbines have been gently whirring over Long Lane in East Hampton for over two years. Although initially met with resistance, they have now been embraced by the community and provide electricity for two farms.

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A Long History of Wind Power in East Hampton

Posted on 11 June 2014

With the reemergence of wind power on the East End, the area has come full circle, harkening back to the days as early as 1650 when early settlers relied heavily on the wind to help grind their grain into flour.

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Nazis Land Again, Get Captured Again

Posted on 11 June 2014

A team of four Nazi saboteurs will land on the beach in Amagansett on Friday, June 13, and just like in 1942, they will be captured before they are able to hatch their plots.

Cormaria Holds Strawberry Tea

Posted on 11 June 2014

The Cormaria Center for Spiritual and Human Growth will hold its annual Strawberry Tea on Today, Thursday, June 12, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the center at 77 Bay Street in Sag Harbor.