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The Healing Power of Music Is Evident in “Alive Inside”

Posted on 24 July 2014

Michael Rossato-Bennett (L) and Dan Cohen. Alive Inside:A Story of Music & Memory fits my category Movies That Should Play in Sag Harbor.  This Friday it opens nationally, as it begins its second week in NYC.  Director Michael Rossato-Bennett literally ran to the post office before its midnight closing in order to submit it in [...]

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Lillian L. Kohnken

Posted on 09 July 2014

A memorial Mass for Lillian L. Kohnken, who died on May 10, will be held at St. Andrew’s Church on Saturday, July 12 at 10:30 a.m.

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Posted on 07 July 2014

Members of the Coast Guard Station in New Haven, Connecticut, along with Suffolk County Marine and Riverhead and Southold Emergency Services are responding to a report of a small downed aircraft eight miles north of the Mattituck Inlet.

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Calendar June 24 through July 7

Posted on 23 June 2014

Stephen Palmer’s Fish Sculpture on view at Romany Kramoris Gallery Outdoors   SAT JUN 28 Anna and Daniel Mulvihill Preserve Loop, 9 to 11 a.m., Southampton Trails Preservation Society, meet at 820 Brick Kiln Road. Contact Chip Dineen, (646) 221-8225. Narrow Lane Cleanup, 8 to 9 a.m., Southampton Trails Preservation Society, meet on corner of [...]

Fruit and Vegetable-Inspired Paintings at the Bridgehampton Museum

Posted on 03 June 2014

An exhibition of bold and colorful paintings by Claus Hoie will be on display at The Bridgehampton Museum from June 6 through October 15, with an opening reception Friday, June 6.

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Last Party for Merry Maker Vivian Walsh

Posted on 02 April 2014

After 40 years of bringing island music to East End audiences, Vivian Walsh, the frontman and founder of Vivian and The Merry Makers Steel Drum Band, died last Thursday morning at Southampton Hospital. The 76 year-old Sag Harbor resident had been battling pancreatic cancer.

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Posted on 17 March 2014

Spring Break Threatened by Snow Days in Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton

Posted on 11 February 2014

As incredible as winter weekdays spent sledding, ice-skating and relaxing by the fire are, snow days tend to be bittersweet memories come springtime, when long past days off begin to cut into awaited vacation time.

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Southampton Rally Remembers Sandy Hook Victims, Protests Lack of Federal Legislation a Year After Tragedy

Posted on 18 December 2013

A year after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Connecticut took the lives of 20 first graders and six school employees, New York State has some of the toughest laws on gun control in the country.

But with no legislative action yet taken on the federal level, groups advocating for gun control are continuing their fight for safety laws.

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Military Women Discuss Their Changing Role

Posted on 13 November 2013

In January 2013, then Defense Secretary Leon Panetta lifted the military’s official ban on women in combat, following receipt of a letter from General Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, stating that the chiefs were in agreement that “the time has come to rescind the direct combat exclusion rule for women and to eliminate all unnecessary gender-based barriers to service.”

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