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  • Aileen F. Brody, 81, an East Hampton resident since the 1990s, died on Friday. Her family said she had been ill for a short time.

    Music was an important element of Mrs. Brody’s life. She earned a bachelor’s degree in the teaching of piano skills from the University of Hartford’s Hartt School of Music, and went on to give piano concerts and private lessons. She passed her love of music to her only child, Martha Brody, and together they performed recitals at the Jewish Center of the Hamptons.

  • Donald M. Kennedy, who survived polio, competed in the Paralympics for many years, and went on to a successful career in law, died at home in Hampton Bays last Thursday. The 81-year-old, who spent summers in Montauk since 1954, had been under a doctor’s care for atrial fibrillation.

  • A memorial gathering in honor of Asa G. Peckham, formerly of East Hampton, who died in Tampa, Fla., on Oct. 3, will be held at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett on Nov. 1 at 1 p.m.

    Mr. Peckham’s obituary will appear in a future issue. He was 63.


  • Word has reached The Star of the death on Sept. 22 of Frances Theresa (Terry) Hickey of East Hampton. She was 66.

    A service will be held on Nov. 1 at 3:30 p.m. in St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton. A full obituary will appear at a future time.


    P. Kokis (by executors) to 22 Scrimshaw L.L.C., 22 Scrimshaw Lane, 1.4 acres, Aug. 22, $1,300,000.
    Farrell Holding Co. to Rosenstein Holdings, 38 Hawk’s Nest Lane, 1.9 acres (vacant), Aug. 12, $995,000.

    760 Loper’s Path L.L.C. to 169 Elm Street S.H. L.L.C., 760 Loper’s Path, 4.62 acres (vacant), Aug. 15, $300,000.
    232 Mitchell Lane to Mitchells Ravine L.L.C., 232 Mitchell Lane, 5.5 acres (vacant), Aug. 25, $3,000,000.

  • October 5, 1989

    Scoreboard: Look for the Cubbies to upset Oakland in the World Series and (finally!) bring a title home to the long-suffering Chicago faithful.

  • The East Hampton High School golf team, by virtue of a 7-2 defeat of Southampton on its home South Fork Country Club course in Amagansett Monday, wound up tied with Southampton and Pierson-Bridgehampton, which it also defeated at home last week, for the League VIII championship, each with 8-2 records.

    Last year at this time, East Hampton’s coach, Claude Beudert, said after the Bonackers and Mariners had wound up tied for the league title at 9-1 that it might be the beginning of a new streak. A streak of 12 straight East Hampton league titles was snapped in 2012.

  • Thursday, October 23
    GOLF, East Hampton at league qualifying tournament, Rock Hill Country Club, Manorville, 11 a.m.

    Saturday, October 25
    RUGBY, New York Rugby Club vs. Montauk R.C., Herrick Park, East Hampton, 1 p.m.
    FIELD HOCKEY, first round of county Class B tournament, fifth seed at fourth seed, 2:30 p.m.

    Monday, October 27
    FIELD HOCKEY, county Class B tournament, fourth-fifth seed winner at top seed, 2:30 p.m.

    Wednesday, October 29

  •  Maria Bacardi, a Cuban-born actress and singer who lives in East Hampton, will perform a selection of Cuban songs on Saturday at 6 p.m. at GGrippo Art and Design in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The occasion is the opening of “Alien Bloom,” an installation by Eteri and Gocha Chkadua Studio.

  • The Parrish Art Museum’s Salon Series will continue this weekend with two concerts by Andrew Staupe that will include music by both classical and contemporary composers. The performances will take place tomorrow at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Water Mill museum’s Lichtenstein Theater.

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  • A holiday concert at Ashawagh Hall Thursday evening will feature Caroline Doctorow performing with Russ Seeger, and the Job Potter and Friends band, with musicians to include Gerry Giliberti, Sarah Greene, and Randy Parsons.

    In store are folk, blues, and country music, including original songs, as well as holiday classics. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is free.

  • There's one more chance before the holiday season to give the gift of a blood donation.

  • The East Hampton Historical Society has decked its halls, well, its lovingly maintained old structures, for two events this weekend.

  • With Hanukkah just days away and Christmas in just two weeks, this weekend offers plenty of opportunities to celebrate, shop, join others in song, or revel in those distinctly December aromas of gingerbread and hot cider. There are gift shows galore, several production of "The Nutcracker" and its variations, and even a "Frozen" show at the Southampton Arts Center for all the Anna and Elsa fans out there. Use this as a guide to make your list (and check it twice) of happenings through Dec. 14. 


  • Carmen Adriana, an East Hampton stylist, will be the guest host at a shopping event at the East Hampton Theory store on Saturday.

    In an email announcing the event, Ms. Adriana said that “Theory is always on my short list when I begin building a wardrobe for someone” and that when the store asked her to host the event she “calmly said yes and then did the happy dance.”

    She will offer her styling expertise at the store, which is at 46 Newtown Lane, from 2 to 6 p.m.

  • Santa Claus' schedule is jam packed this weekend. He'll make appearances at the parade in his honor in East Hampton, and then later he will arrive by fire truck on Long Wharf in Sag Harbor. Find out where else the jolly old fellow will pop up Dec. 4 through Dec. 7, along with many other holiday events happening from Southampton to Montauk this weekend.


    WINDMILL LIGHT-UP: Refreshments, holiday treats, music, and crafts for kids, Stony Brook Southampton, 5-7 p.m.

  • There will be no shortage of holiday festivities in East Hampton Village this weekend, providing the weather cooperates, but rain, shine, or snow, the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center will ring in the season with cocktails, dancing, and live music at a fund-raiser on Sunday evening at the Palm.

  • With Thanksgiving behind us, the Christmas lights are going up and holiday markets abound. Take a look at what's coming up this weekend from Southampton to Montauk:


    ADOPT-A-FAMILY: Collection, presents and gift cards for clients of the Retreat, victims of domestic abuse. Call help line, 329-4398, for details.  

  • Forget all that shopping and do something for yourself today. Air out those lungs, stretch those legs, and, maybe, get a couple of hours' break from those relatives: Two trails groups in East Hampton and Southampton are leading post-Thanksgiving outings, and newcomers will be welcomed.

  • Middletown — The East Hampton High School boys soccer team won in the New York State Final Four match Saturday, 3-0 over Jamesville-DeWitt, which advances them to the Class A championship Sunday. For the full game story, click here.