Political Briefs 10.27.11

Team Wilkinson
    The last fund-raising event for “Team Wilkinson” — the incumbent Republican supervisor, Bill Wilkinson, and his town board running mates, Steven Gaines and Richard Haeg — is being held tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Palm restaurant in East Hampton. Tickets are $75.

Happy Democrats
    Tomorrow, Zach Cohen, Democratic town supervisor hopeful, and Democratic town board candidates, Sylvia Overby and Peter Van Scoyoc, will host a free happy hour at the Shagwong restaurant in Montauk beginning at 5 p.m.

Clams and Candidates
    Tonight from 6:30 to 8:30, the Independence Party is hosting “Clams, Cocktails, and Candidates,” a fund-raiser at Ashawagh Hall for the party’s town board candidates, Bill Mott and Marilyn Behan. Tickets are $25.

Debate Tonight
    The six candidates for East Hampton Town Board will meet again this afternoon at LTV Studios in Wainscott at a debate sponsored by the Village Preservation Society of East Hampton.
    The debate will begin at 4:30 and can be seen live on LTV Channel 20.