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  • A service for Patricia Liptrot of Springs will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church in East Hampton. A wake is being planned with the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home, but details had not been finalized as of press time. Mrs. Liptrot, who was 84, died on Tuesday at Stony Brook University Hospital. A full obituary will appear in a future issue.


  • A funeral Mass for Dorothy Marie McGinnis-Haberstroh, who died on Dec. 26 in Weeki Wachee, Fla., at age 104, will be said tomorrow at 10 a.m. at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church in East Hampton. Mrs. Haberstroh was a former East Hampton resident. An obituary will appear in a future issue.

  • Young softball and baseball players will be taught the fundamentals of hitting, fielding, pitching, and base-running in Saturday afternoon clinics at East Hampton High School’s gymnasium beginning this week and ending March 7.

    The proceeds (the clinics, to be taught by the varsity softball coaching staff and players, will cost $100 for six and $20 per at the door) will help underwrite the high school softball team’s spring training trip to Disney World in Orlando, Fla., in April.

  • December 21, 1989

    Enjoying the first pre-Christmas racing ice that local iceboaters can remember, the Mecox Ice Yacht Club swept the 1989 Long Island DN championships held Sunday on Lake Ronkonkoma.

  • Thursday, January 8
    GIRLS BASKETBALL, Wyandanch vs. Pierson-Bridgehampton, nonleague, Bridgehampton High School, 4:30 p.m.

    Friday, January 9
    BOYS BASKETBALL, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, 6 p.m., and Pierson at Ross, 6:15.
    GIRLS BASKETBALL, East Hampton at Mount Sinai, 4:30 p.m.
    WRESTLING, East Hampton at Westhampton Beach invitational tournament, 4:30 p.m., also Saturday.

    Saturday, January 10

  • Margaret (Peggy) Keller, 87, of South Delphi  Street in Montauk died Sunday evening of natural causes at Southampton Hospital surrounded by her family. Family and friends have been invited to gather at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton between 2 and 4 p.m. and 7 and 9 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 8. A funeral service will be held at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church in Montauk at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 9, with the Rev. Thomas Murray officiating.

  • The Hampton Theatre Company will hold open auditions for “Clybourne Park,” Bruce Norris’s Pulitzer and Tony Award-winning drama about racism in a Midwestern city, on Monday and Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Quogue Community Hall. Union and non-union actors have been invited to attend.

    The play has roles for four men and three women, ages late 20s to late 40s. Three men and two women are Caucasian; one man and one woman are African-American. Readings will be from the script. Neither monologues nor appointments are necessary.

  • Guild Hall will present the Met: Live in HD’s broadcast of “The Merry Widow,” an opera by the Austro-Hungarian composer Franz Lehár, on Jan. 17 at 1 p.m. Premiered in Vienna in 1905, the comic opera concerns a wealthy widow from Ponteverdo, whose citizens fear their country will be bankrupted if she marries a foreigner and takes her money elsewhere.

  • A memorial service for Jeff Golub of New York City and Bridgehampton will be held Thursday at the Society for Ethical Culture at 2 West 64th Street in Manhattan at 1 p.m.

    Mr. Golub, a jazz, blues, and rock guitarist with a long solo career and who also played with Rod Stewart, Tina Turner, Peter Wolf (of the J. Geils Band), John Waite, Vanessa Williams, Gato Barbieri, and Bill Evans, among many others, died on New Year's Day at home in New York.

    He was 59 and had been diagnosed with progressive supranuclear palsy, a brain disorder.

  • East Hampton

    A mailbox outside an Atlantic Street house was vandalized between Dec. 20 and Dec. 23. Vincent Aversano told police the black metal box was worth about $40.

    East Hampton Village

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