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Sag Harbor School District Now Runs Pre-K

Posted on 03 September 2014

The Sag Harbor School District announced late Wednesday, August 27, that its prekindergarten program, which has operated under SCOPE since its inception in 2010, would move under the full control and supervision of the district starting this year.

Proposal to Teach Spanish in Early Grades in Bridgehampton

Posted on 03 September 2014

In its last meeting before the school year begins, the Bridgehampton Board of Education on August 27 floated ideas of how to align Bridgehampton School programs, curriculum and policies with the requirements of 2014.

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New Hunting Permits Proposed for North Haven

Posted on 03 September 2014

Although reportedly overrun by deer and ticks, the North Haven Village Board is proposing a local law that would require all hunters in the village to acquire special permits.

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East Hampton Town Names Next Airport Manager

Posted on 02 September 2014

The East Hampton Town Board announced on Tuesday that they intend to appoint Jemille Charlton as airport manager following Jim Brundige’s resignation.

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The Art of Seaweed

Posted on 02 September 2014

Dr. Larry Liddle initially didn’t intend for it to be art; it was science, another method for him to learn more about and document his findings. But some 50 years later, Dr. Liddle has found the beauty in seaweed by pressing the plants onto paper and turning them into works of art.

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YA Author Comes to Hampton Library to Share Malala’s Story

Posted on 01 September 2014

Nobel Peace Prize nominee Malala Yousafzai first began to receive books written by young adult author Patricia McCormick while the Pakistani teenager was recovering after she’d been shot in the head in October 2012 by a member of the Taliban, who boarded her school bus and tried to assassinate her for championing girls’ rights to education.

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Babington Dries Off to Win Hampton Classic Grand Prix

Posted on 01 September 2014

Kevin Babington went from blue water to a blue ribbon in Bridgehampton on Sunday at the 39th Annual Hampton Classic, recovering from a wet and wild morning to claim victory in the $250,000 Grand Prix, the horse show’s signature event.

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League of Women Voters Trip to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling

Posted on 01 September 2014

After visiting Sylvester Manor on Shelter Island, the Main Street revival in Riverhead and sightseeing around Sag Harbor, the League of Women Voters is hitting the road again, this time traveling to the North Fork for a Fall Festival Fling on Tuesday, September 16.

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Garden Conservancy Open Days Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

A welcoming party of bright, yellow flowers shows where the Biercuk and Luckey property begins on Sayres Path in Wainscott. The flowers draw a visitor in, and the lush foliage, waterfalls and evergreens of the jungle-like garden make one want to stay.

Sag Harbor Teen Excels at Local Art Program

Posted on 01 September 2014

Sag Harbor teenager Luca Vermeer went to Williamsburg, Massachusetts, for two weeks this summer and returned with a new skill. Ms. Vermeer studied innovative mediums of arts and crafts at Snow Farm Summer, a program of The New England Craft Program.

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