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    A jazz memorial for Hal McKusick, a noted musician who lived in Sag Harbor and in recent years taught at the Ross School in East Hampton, will be held at Saint Peter’s Church at 619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street in...
    Edmund Raphael Davis of Ocean Road, Bridgehampton, died on Monday at Southampton Hospital. He was 86. His funeral service will be private. An obituary will appear in a future issue.
   I changed my voice mail message this morning, announcing my return from “cloud nine” and my intent to attend once again to all things sporting.     When Debbie Salmon asked on my penultimate blissful day...
   People don’t throw things along the side of the road the way they used to. This is a good thing; nobody really likes to look at litter.     That wasn’t quite the case when I was a kid growing up on...
   Okay, friends and relatives, it’s the end of September and another birthday is here. Mine. (Yes, I realize my hinting technique is not subtle.)     What I want to do about it, or not do as the case may be, is, as...
   “For India’s Children, Philanthropy Isn’t Enough.” The article in The Times caught my eye, and dozens of memories leapt to mind, each a vivid snapshot from one of five visits to that faraway land.  ...

    Our society has created an environment where beating women and children and violating their civil rights are acceptable. In fact, we have actually created an industry — the violence against women movement. This movement...
   An article in The Wall Street Journal last week pointed out parallels between the race for the presidency and that for New York’s First Congressional District. The core of its observation was that in both contests centrist...
   As Russell Drumm reported this week in the fishing news, the fall striped bass run has begun and fanatics from near and far are heading to Montauk Point to get in on the action. At the same time, late summer and fall can produce the...
   About a month ago, East Hampton Mayor Paul F. Rickenbach Jr. issued a reminder to groups of bicyclists who might take to his village’s roads. Objecting to thick knots of organized recreational pedalists who fail to yield to...

Two Ways Out     East Hampton     September 24, 2012 Dear Mr. Rattray:     The Town of East Hampton fire marshal’s office would like to remind everyone that Oct. 7 through 13 is National Fire...
   Christiana McMahon does not peer into a crystal ball or wear a scarf around her head, but she does hear, see, and feel what others cannot, she said, and shares the information via Skype and cellphone with an international client base....
AMAGANSETT F. and L. Baker to 27 Indian Wells L.L.C., 27 Indian Wells Highway, 1.5 acres, July 20, $2,590,000. EAST HAMPTON A. Gregg Jr. (by referee) to Kondaur Capital Corporation, 34 Morris Park Lane, May 5, $242,000. R. Perone to J....