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  •    Adolph Notel Jr., 78, a restaurateur and antiques shop owner for many years in Amagansett, died in in Taneytown, Md., on Aug. 25 after being hospitalized with pneumonia. He had been in poor health for some time.

        Known as Sonny, he was born in Long Island City on Aug. 19, 1934. His family moved to Amagansett in 1947. He attended East Hampton High School and played on the football team. Upon graduating, Mr. Notel enlisted in the Navy, where he served for two years, stationed in Newfoundland.

  •    Anna Stears, a longtime resident of Sag Harbor and East Hampton, died at the Westhampton Care Center on Sept. 4 at the age of 86, with her family around her. She had had a series of strokes.

        An only child, she was born at home on Meserole Street in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn on Aug. 9, 1927. Her parents, Peter Maniscalco and the former Katerina LaGrassa, moved to Long Island soon after, and she graduated from Amityville High School, where her future husband, Robert V. Stears, was a fellow student.

  •    Robert E. McDonald, a partner and familiar face at Park Place Wines and Liquors in East Hampton Village over the years, died in Sebastian, Fla., on Aug. 3. He was 85 and had heart problems for three years.

        Born in Nova Scotia to Elmer McDonald and Zenobia Pehipas McDonald on March 8, 1928, Mr. McDonald was raised in East Hampton, on Huntting Lane. He attended the East Hampton schools and was on the East Hampton High School football team.

  •    Donald V. Alversa II, a commercial fisherman and lifelong Montauk resident, died after an accident on the commercial fishing boat the Jason and Danielle on Saturday. The boat, based in Montauk, was fishing about 50 miles off the coast of North Carolina at the time. Mr. Alversa was 24.

        Born at the Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead on Dec. 23, 1988, to Renee Alversa and Michael Kalimnios, Mr. Alversa grew up in Montauk, attending the Montauk School and then East Hampton High School.

  • Theater Workshops
        Stages will offer a fall performance workshop for 8 to 18-year-olds in preparation for a late-October production of “Frankenstein Follies” at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. Workshop rehearsals will begin on Monday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Southampton Recreation Center and will continue on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at the same time through Oct. 27, though actors may not have to attend every rehearsal. Performances will be on Oct. 25, 26, and 27. The cost is $475.

  • East Hampton Village
    If Diogenes had gone looking for an honest man on Friday afternoon, Sept. 6, he could have started and ended on Gay Lane in front of the post office. George Dracker of Dayton Lane found a large bill there, right in the middle of the road, and turned it in to police headquarters on Cedar Street, where it awaits a claimant.

    That same afternoon, a female shoplifter stole a gray sweatshirt from Obligato.

  • The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation late Wednesday partially lifted a temporary ban on shellfish harvest in some East Hampton waters.
    B. and J. Wildermuth to Norasett L.L.C., 8 Devon Woods Close, 1.5 acres, July 9, $1,850,000.
    E. Manville Trust to S. Pryzby Inc., 52 Cross Highway, .51 acre, July 3, $1,130,000.
    123 Atlantic Avenue to W. Shepard Jr. Trust, 123 Atlantic Avenue, .76 acre, June 27, $3,875,000.
    P. Carney to Farrell Holding Company,  107 Miankoma Lane, .68 acre, June 20, $2,200,000.

    T. Sieger to C. Burnside, 36 Chase Court, .97 acre (vacant), May 15, $1,250,000.

  • Walker Cup
        The United States’ team defeated Great Britain-Ireland 17-9 in the Walker Cup matches contested by those countries’ top amateurs at the National Golf Links of America in Southampton this past weekend.

  • Thursday, September 12
    GOLF, East Hampton vs. Pierson, Noyac Golf and Country Club, 3:30 p.m.
    FOOTBALL, division opener, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, 4 p.m.
    BOYS SOCCER, East Hampton at Elwood-John Glenn, 4:30 p.m.
    GIRLS VOLLEYBALL, Westhampton at East Hampton, 5 p.m.

    Friday, September 13
    GIRLS TENNIS, Ross at East Hampton, 4 p.m.
    GIRLS SOCCER, Southampton at East Hampton, nonleague, 4 p.m.

    Sunday, September 15

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