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  • Steven J. Pomerantz, a building contractor who was an emergency medical technician with the Montauk Fire Department for 15 years, died at home in Montauk on March 16. The cause was cancer, from which he had suffered for several years, his brother David Pomerantz said.

    He was “a very, very giving person,” David Pomerantz said. “Besides his work in the community and all the building projects he left behind, he would drop whatever he was doing to help anybody at any time.”

  • Thomas D. Musnicki of Garden City, a native of Bridgehampton, died on Friday at the age of 69. A Mass was said at Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Bridgehampton on Tuesday, followed by burial at Cedar Lawn Cemetery in East Hampton. An obituary will appear in a future issue.

  • Jacqueline Szczepankowski of Wainscott died at home on March 11. She was 85. An obituary will appear in a future issue.  

  • A wake for Geraldine Pluenneke, who died at home in Montauk on Tuesday, will be held tonight from 7 to 9 at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in East Hampton. A service will be held tomorrow at 11 a.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton. An obituary will appear in a future issue

    S. Raaen to J. and D. Sharon, 72 Osprey Road, .17 acre, Jan. 21, $932,500.

    11 Hamptons Real Estate to M. and L. Davis, 135 Hildreth Lane, .41 acre, Jan. 16, $4,350,000.
    R. and J. Borge to L. Murphy, 2629 Montauk Highway, .53 acre, Jan. 7, $1,225,000.
    C. Brower Wagner to Carlotta L.L.C., 176 Sandpiper Lane, .92 acre, Jan. 21, $8,575,000.
    263 Surfside Drive to Surfside Drive 263, 263 Surfside Drive, 1.3 acres, Jan. 13, $27,500,000.


  • Thursday, March 26
    BASEBALL, East Hampton at Pierson, scrimmage, 4 p.m.
    SOFTBALL, Islip at East Hampton, nonleague, 4 p.m.
    BOYS LACROSSE, Rocky Point at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.
    BOYS TENNIS, East Hampton at Eastport-South Manor, 4:30 p.m.

    Friday, March 27
    SOFTBALL, Amityville at East Hampton, nonleague, 4 p.m.
    GIRLS LACROSSE, McGann-Mercy at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.

    Saturday, March 28
    TRACK, East Hampton invitational meet, boys and girls, 10 a.m.

  • “Bach to Broadway,” a free concert by Barbara Fusco-Spera, a mezzo-soprano, and Walter Klauss, a pianist and conductor, will take place at the Old Whalers Church in Sag Harbor on Sunday at 4 p.m.

    The program includes music by Bach, Barber, and selections from Bizet’s “Carmen,” as well as the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Sondheim, Bernstein, and others. Several familiar spirituals will conclude the concert.

  • Madoo Talks, the Sagaponack conservancy’s program of spring garden talks, will conclude Sunday at noon with a talk by Stephen Orr, author of “The New American Herbal,” published last fall by Clarkson Potter.

    Mr. Orr will examine the long tradition of herbals, while adding layers of new information about the herbs used today in homes and gardens. His book covers the entire spectrum of herbaceous plants, from culinary to ornamental to aromatic and medicinal, presenting them in an alphabetical format.

  • Bay Street Theater will present “Get Down With Dawnette: A Classic Variety Show” on Saturday at 8 p.m. Dawnette Darden, who has performed for 10 years with her own band, New Dawn, and more recently with the HooDoo Loungers, will host the program, which will be modeled after such classic television fare as “Laugh-In” and “The Carol Burnett Show.”

    Ms. Darden will sing with her two bands as well as with special guests — Inda Eaton, Mama Lee and Rose Lawler, Marvin Joshua, Julia Minerva, a comedian, and Danny Ximo.

  • The Hamptons Take 2 Documentary Film Festival, which will take place in December at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor, will begin accepting submissions on Wednesday. Now in its eighth year, the festival celebrates the rich world of documentary films, with a particular emphasis on filmmakers from New York City and Long Island. Details about how to submit work can be found on

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