Villages

In a stirring conclusion of a celebration at Calvary Baptist Church in East Hampton marking the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin King Jr. on Monday, those in the sanctuary stood hand in hand in a circle to sing “We Shall Overcome.”
In the wake of the Main Street fire last month, a benefit concert will be held at Bay Street Theater tonight at 7 to raise money for the Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps and the Sag Harbor Fire Department.
Art, architecture, and acting will be considered Thursday evening at 7 in the next Guild Gatherings networking night at Guild Hall.
A Narcan training session will be held at the Sag Harbor Firehouse on Tuesday night at 6:30. Narcan is a lifesaving antidote to opioid overdoses. 
The Eastville Community Historical Society of Sag Harbor will hold a two-part screening of "Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise," a four-hour PBS program hosted by Henry Louis Gates Jr., from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday.
A blood drive is underway in East Hampton on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, but there are other upcoming opportunities for area residents to make a donation in the coming weeks to help alleviate an emergency blood shortage.
With the inauguration of Donald Trump just eight days away, the president-elect is poised to assume office as the most unpopular chief executive of modern times.
To try to contain the spread of the disease, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation plans to issue an emergency order creating a “protective zone” encompassing the entire county.
The Village of East Hampton is once again the recipient of an upbeat assessment of its fiscal health.
Edward V. Ecker Jr., one of Montauk's favorite sons, will lead the Montauk Friends of Erin St. Patrick's Day Parade this year.
Monday's scheduled meeting of the Amagansett Citizens Advisory Committee has been cancelled due to Saturday's snowstorm.
As the snow continues to fall on the South Fork, officials are telling residents to stay home.
The holidays may be over, but next weekend, many will enjoy a three-day break as we remember the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. Two important fund-raisers will be held on the South Fork that weekend, so mark your calendars now.