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Another Toxic Algae Bloom

Posted on 10 September 2014

New York State and Suffolk County officials have confirmed the presence of cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, blooms in Sagg Pond and Old Town Pond in Southampton Village.

Southampton Town Board To Add New Conditions to Special Exception Permits

Posted on 10 September 2014

The Southampton Town Board is expected to add new standards, safeguards and conditions for retail businesses over 5,000 square feet that apply for special exception permits from the town Planning Board.

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Sag Harbor School District Seeking Committee Members

Posted on 10 September 2014

The Board of Education invites you to become a member of one of the Board Committees below. Members of the community with the requisite knowledge may serve on a committee. You may review each committee’s charters by using this link. The committees are listed on the left side of the screen under “Committees.”

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Despite Objections Harbor Committee Okays Redwood Requests

Posted on 10 September 2014

Despite the objections of a neighbor, who cited concerns about flooding, the Sag Harbor Harbor Committee on Monday said it would issue a wetlands permit for a construction project at 232 Redwood Road that has been proposed under the name Palo Aalto, LLC.

Governor Cuomo Deafeats Teachout in Democratic Primary

Posted on 10 September 2014

Although New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo decisively won the democratic gubernatorial primary on Tuesday, September 9, his opponent, Zephyr Teachout, led many of the polls on the East End.

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League of Women Voters Explain Redistricting Amendment

Posted on 10 September 2014

The League of Women Voters of the Hamptons held an informational session about a proposed constitutional amendment that aims to curtail gerrymandering in New York State.

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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Sag Harbor 7-Eleven Employee Arrested for Stealing on the Job

Posted on 09 September 2014

Sag Harbor Village Police arrested Bernard T. Cooks, 33, of Bridgehampton on Friday, September 5, at 2:42 p.m. on charges of grand larceny in the fourth degree, a felony.

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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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Pollock-Krasner Foundation Announces 2013-14 Grant Winners

Posted on 09 September 2014

In its 30th year of grant making, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation Inc. has awarded 116 grants to artists and art organizations worldwide totaling $2,163,000 for the 2013-14 fiscal year. The grants support artists’ personal and professional expenses for one year.

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