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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.

Library Board Candidates Announced in Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor

Posted on 10 September 2014

The candidates have been announced in the uncontested race for the board of trustees of the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton and the competition for three seats on the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor’s board.

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Surfing for Autism in Montauk

Posted on 09 September 2014

With the goal of helping to foster an understanding and acceptance of autism, Surfers Healing uses the “transformative experience of surfing” to both support kids and families living with autism and show others just how much kids with autism are capable of accomplishing.

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Bay Street Theater to Make Sag Harbor Funnier this Weekend

Posted on 08 September 2014

When it comes to this weekend’s HarborFest, one “marina” in town will harbor chuckles and snickers rather than cabin cruisers and sailboats, and that is New York-based comic Marina Franklin, who will headline the first fall installation of Joe Vecsey’s “All Star Comedy Show” this Saturday, September 13, at Bay Street Theater at 8 p.m.

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Celebrating Maritime History in Sag Harbor

Posted on 04 September 2014

The Joseph Labrozzi, Jr. men’s whaleboat team capsizes while racing to the finish line against the John K. Ott team during HarborFest 2013. Photo by Michael Heller. By Stephen J. Kotz and Mara Certic With the passage of Labor Day and the hectic summer season receding on the horizon, Sag Harbor residents can turn their [...]

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Petitions Due for Library Elections; Five Openings in Bridgehampton, Three in Sag Harbor

Posted on 27 August 2014

The deadlines to submit petitions for positions on the board of trustees of both the Hampton Library in Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor’s John Jermain Memorial Library are this week.

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