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A Sag Harbor coach and substitute teacher died on Monday from a suspected drug overdose in Bridgehampton, Southampton Town police said Wednesday.
“Who needs Florida,” this writer said as he talked with East Hampton High’s new softball coach, Kathy Amicucci, on Friday. It was unusually warm day for March, known more — at least on the open plain where the high school lies — for its ripping, bone-chilling winds.
“Anybody who can lie down and breathe and close their eyes can do this type of yoga,” Roey Ficaro said the other day concerning her restorative yoga classes at the Kamadeva Yoga Studio at 15 Lumber Lane, East Hampton, and at her private studio in Springs.
A suit was filed on March 4 requesting that the court compel the disclosure of records that apparently persuaded Richard J. Burns, the district superintendent, not to recommend the rehiring of Lou Reale, East Hampton’s longtime softball coach, last June.
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Winter gave way to spring this week insofar as East Hampton High School’s teams were concerned.
Just about everything that could have gone wrong for Bridgehampton High School’s Killer Bees at the state Class D Southeast regional final at Pace’s Westchester campus in Pleasantville Friday did, and still, the Bees, who could manage only two 3-pointers that night, both coming in the first quarter, almost pulled it off.
The Poxabogue Golf Center will officially open under new management later this month, led by a golf pro with a solid reputation on the East End. The hope is it will begin a new era for the town-owned facility.