Archive | July, 2012

Richard M. Lightcap

Posted on 25 July 2012

Richard M. Lightcap, 77, of Palm Coast, Fla. passed away on July 8 at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center in Daytona Beach, Fla. Mr. Lightcap was born in Pittsburgh, Penn. and moved to Florida seven years ago from Sag Harbor where he owned a Resource Marketing Company. Mr. Lightcap served as a United States Army [...]

Eye on Art-The Power of Sculpture

Posted on 25 July 2012

  by Helen A. Harrison   When it comes to art, the power of playfulness is often discounted. Art should be serious, and we should approach it with respect and even reverence. Well, gravitas has its place, but sometimes art, even great art, can be fun. Alexander Calder may be the best-known artist whose sculpture [...]

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A New Shakespeare Fest Comes to Town

Posted on 25 July 2012

by Emily J. Weitz   When Josh Perl was first trying to pitch investors on the idea of an outdoor Shakespeare festival, he realized that, outdoors in the summertime, Shakespeare pitches himself. That is possibly most true of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” whose whimsical, magical quality lends itself perfectly to the landscape of a rolling [...]

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Terra Cotta Love

Posted on 25 July 2012

By Candace Sindelman   High art and gardening go trough in hand this Sunday, July 29, from 4 to 6 p.m. when the Sag Harbor Tree Fund holds its third annual benefit on the back porch of Cormaria Retreat House in Sag Harbor. The tree fund has planted more than 300 trees around Sag Harbor [...]

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Rejuvenation Spa: Healing from the Inside

Posted on 25 July 2012

By Emily J Weitz   When Therese Lindstrom, her husband Bill Kamaras and their new baby moved to Sag Harbor a few months ago, Therese knew she wanted to create a healing sanctuary accessible to everyone. Even though the East End has an abundance of high end spas and a handful of places to get [...]

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County Road 39 Accident Results in Massive Traffic Jam

Posted on 24 July 2012

A motor vehicle accident on County Road 39 in Southampton snarled traffic for hours on Tuesday as police investigated the crash, which sent one driver to Stony Brook University Hospital via helicopter. On Tuesday at 1:56 p.m. Southampton Town Police received a report of a motor vehicle accident near Inlet Road near the Lobster Grille [...]

Police Identify Alleged Hit & Run Driver Who May be On the Run

Posted on 21 July 2012

A 30-year-old Hispanic male, believed to be the driver in a hit and run accident that killed Roman Catholic nun Jacqueline Walsh on July 9 in Water Mill, has fled the state, according to police,  as a national manhunt begins for the suspect. This week, Southampton Town Police released the suspect’s name and photograph in [...]

Bridgehampton Man Charged After Allegedly Lunging at Police Officer with Knife

Posted on 21 July 2012

A 19-year-old Bridgehampton man was arrested by Southampton Town Police Friday afternoon after he allegedly lunged at a police officer with a knife after the officer ordered him to drop the weapon. Around 3:15 p.m. Southampton Town Police responded to an emergency call of a subject with a knife chasing another man at the Watermill [...]

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Update: Kidd Regrets “Disruption” Water Mill Accident May Have Caused; Thanks Friends and Family for Support

Posted on 20 July 2012

    Through his Twitter page, this week NBA guard Jason Kidd, who was recently signed to New York’s own Knicks franchise, said he regretted any disruption his Water Mill car accident has caused and thanked his family and friends for their support. “I regret any disruption my accident last weekend may have caused members [...]

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State Mandates Cyberbullying Prevention in Schools

Posted on 20 July 2012

By Amanda Wyatt You often hear about it on the nightly news and read about it in magazines. Maybe you’ve heard stories about it from your teenage grandson or your preteen daughter. And if you’re under the age of 25, you may have even suffered from it yourself. It’s called cyberbullying — the use of [...]

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