Villages

Steven Cohen will speak at Ross School next Thursday.


Disposable, yes, but rarely recycled


By Edwin Sherrill
It wasn’t even a year after the end of Prohibition when boxes of grain alcohol that had mysteriously appeared on a Promised Land beach caused a near frenzy of scavenging. East Hampton Star Archive

Members of the Sag Harbor Ladies Village Improvement Society — Gail Brown, Bethany Deyermond, Diane Lewis, and Amity Lucas, with her two kids, Hudson and Lana, and Sophia Deyermond in front — gathered on Long Wharf.

Liz Joyce and her Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre will move to Bay Street Theater in September. Goat on a Boat Puppet Theatre

Late last week, levels of blue-green algae in Georgica Pond exceeded 100 micrograms per liter, according to Christopher Gobler of Stony Brook University, who has led a water-monitoring program of trustee-managed waters in conjunction with the trustees for the last three years. Doug Kuntz

The designer says she couldn’t wear it all in 1,000 years
Mark Vitulano, who helped organize a yard sale of clothes, shoes, accessories and more from Betsey Johnson’s collection, stood amid the bounty on Saturday with Emma Gage and Melissa Pashay. Durell Godfrey photos