Chess in the Schools was established in 1986, and since then has involved more than half a million children in its various instructional programs and tournaments.
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. 
In a move that has drawn criticism from the community, the Springs School Board has appointed a new district clerk, choosing a different staff member over an employee who had served for 13 years in that capacity.
The Wellness Foundation of East Hampton, a nonprofit, is marking its 10th anniversary this year, and expanding its focus on engaging children and families in learning about and improving their health through optimal nutrition and lifestyle choices.
Student musicians from the South Fork, New York City, and countries as far away as Afghanistan, Mexico, Bolivia, and Israel will converge here starting on Monday to make beautiful music.
Jazz for Jennings honored both Peter Jennings and his commitment to the Bridgehampton Child Care Center, while raising $200,000.
If they only knew, the wildlife around Pussy’s Pond in Springs would surely thank East Hampton’s Girl Scout Troop 419.
Several school board members in the East Hampton, Springs, Sag Harbor, and Wainscott districts were re-elected as board officers during recent organizational meetings, while a number of new members have been added to the mix.
Inda Eaton, the singer, songwriter, and storyteller based in East Hampton, will lead a series of workshops for elementary-school age students in the coming weeks at local libraries.