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Southampton Hospital partied in a big white "tent" while the stars came out for La Palestra
Howard and Beth Ostrosky Stern arrived at La Palestra's benefit at East Hampton Studios on Saturday night. Morgan McGivern, photos
Carolyn Benitez, a former model and now owner of the Coffee Shop in New York City sat next to Terry Quinn at Kelly Klein's table at La Palestra.
Bebe Winans was one of the performers at the event.
Mr. Winans was joined by the party hosts Deborah and Pat Manocchia to his left and Michael McGlone to his right.
Adam Duritz, right, also performed at the event.
Michael Williams, right, was in charge of the fish fry held by the Eastville Community Historical Society in Sag Harbor. Vernia Williams, Linda Williams, and Robert Williams acted as sous chefs.
Cathy Jones and Miss Knockout looked fabulous at the check-in table of the Southampton Hospital benefit on Saturday night at the Elks Club.
Jean Shafiroff, a chairwoman of the Southampton Hospital event choose Tiffany blue for her gown and was flanked by a bevy of royal blue check-in attendants.
Mark Anthoney and B Michael enjoyed the tent on the Elks Grounds, home to the Art Southampton fair just a week before the gala.
Kathy and Rick Hilton also made an appearance on Saturday night.


The annual rite of summer attracted throngs of artists and collectors to Guild Hall on Saturday
Art found its way into the hearts of all ages. Durell Godfrey, photos
The gun goes off.
Acres of art.
Art en plein air.
The interior galleries were filled to the rafters.
An aspiring Murakami?
That's the one.
How do you keep them down on the farm?
Who doesn't love a landscape?
Attendees weren't just window shopping.

Michael Davis, a Sagaponack builder, is in favor of floor area ratio codes. Morgan McGivern

‘Last two years have been pure hell,’ says neighbor

Village looks to save on $2.3 million per year
Sagaponack Village’s board members will unveil plans to replace Southampton Town’s policing of their village with a department of its own. Carrie Ann Salvi

Residents give Democratic candidates an earful
During a forum at Gurney’s Inn on Monday night, Chris Poli told Democratic candidates for town supervisor and town board that the town should do more to deter businesses that violate the law. Janis Hewitt

Dems and G.O.P. exchange charges of failure to disclose spending on ads

Traffic came to a standstill as residents and visitors encountered highway delays stemming from last Thursday’s fatal collision between a Hampton Jitney Ambassador bus and a Chevrolet TrailBlazer near the Shinnecock Golf Course in Southampton. Doug Kuntz
Another accident in Southampton involving a Hampton Jitney and, this time, a garbage truck, sent both drivers to the hospital and snarled traffic again on Monday morning. Doug Kuntz
The collision between the Hampton Jitney Ambassador and the Chevrolet TrailBlazer last Thursday morning killed the car’s driver, who was traveling at about 60 miles per hour, according to police. Doug Kuntz

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