Education

The Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center will be able to upgrade its heating and air-conditioning system, replace its roof and outdoor siding, finish renovations to its kitchen, and complete other capital projects thanks to a $250,000 grant from...
Students entering the 7th and 12th grades in September will be prevented from attending classes unless they can prove they have had the vaccine for meningococcal meningitis, a rare but serious bacterial infection.
The Bridgehampton School District has directed its architect to draw up a proposal for an expansion to the school building.
The East Hampton School District’s bus parking lot and maintenance depot, which is at 41 Route 114, has been put up for sale, leaving the district, which leases the property, in a quandary.
At a lunch for parents on Friday, Aug. 12, two speakers will address ways that parents can empower themselves “to be what we call ‘champions of wellness,’ ” said Michele Sacconaghi, president and C.E.O. of the Wellness Foundation.
Wondering what to do with the kids this weekend or how to keep them busy after school? From puppet shows to story times, art workshops to science explorations there's always something going on. 
New York State Comptroller Thomas F. DiNapoli on Wednesday released an audit criticizing the Montauk School District for financial practices that allegedly included overestimating its budget, keeping surpluses that exceed state limits, overfilling some reserve funds, and failing to create long-term financial and capital plans.
From the mouths of babes: “America is a place where there is family, friends, and love.” “America is where you can speak and dream without being persecuted.” “America is the land of hope. Immigrants come here because then they can start over.”
A game of musical chairs following the retirement in June of Marilyn Van Scoyoc, East Hampton High School’s longtime band director, will bring Christopher Mandato to East Hampton High from the Montauk School, where he was band director, and...