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Though many local school board races have only incumbents running unopposed, Bridgehampton is an exception, with three residents vying for two slots. Michael Gomberg, Jeffrey Mansfield, and Kathleen McCleland are in the running after Elizabeth...
Puppets in Montauk A prince, a princess, a chipmunk, and missing jewels each play a role in the Montauk Library’s original puppet show, “Lost Jewels and Tree Nuts,” which will be presented on Saturday. The show, created over the...
The Mystery Art Sale at Ashawagh Hall in Springs last week, a show and sale of more than 1,100 small works by professional, amateur, and student artists, raised more than $30,000 to support the Springs School’s Visiting Artists Program.
Some details from high school may get fuzzy as time goes by, but two East Hampton High Schoolers shouldn’t have any problem remembering two special moments. Robert F. Anderson Jr., a senior from East Hampton who goes by R.J., and Melissa...
A pair of drug-sniffing dogs from the Suffolk County Police Department’s K-9 Unit paid a surprise visit to East Hampton Middle School last Thursday. During the unexpected sweep, students remained in their classrooms as the dogs roamed the...
Family Fun Day Games, arts and crafts, live animals, seed planting, tastings, music, and more will be offered on Saturday morning at a free Peconic Family Fun Day at the Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton. The fun, which is...
Before adjourning into the rain-soaked night, Tuesday night’s East Hampton School Board meeting took on a deeply personal tone, with recently terminated employees vociferously airing their grievances. All told, the district sliced more than...
On Monday, following months of debate, the Springs School Board convened for precisely eight minutes, during which time board members unanimously voted to adopt the $26,657,873 budget for the 2014-15 school year.
Two Montauk parents will run for one five-year term on the Montauk School Board, seeking the seat that will be vacated by Lisa Ward. Jason Biondo and Cynthia Ibrahim both have children at the school. Mr. Biondo was an outspoken critic of the...