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  • Girls Can Play

    Adam Wilson, the East Hampton Little League organization’s president, said this week, in response to a rumor that girls were being discouraged from playing baseball here, that a mother’s concerns posted on Facebook had resulted from “a misunderstanding.”

  • Friday, March 20
    BOYS BASKETBALL, New York State Class D boys basketball semifinal, Moriah vs. Bridgehampton, Glens Falls Civic Center, 11:45 a.m.
    BASEBALL, Hampton Bays at East Hampton, scrimmage, 3:30 p.m.

    Saturday, March 21
    BOYS BASKETBALL, New York State Class D boys basketball championship game, International Prep at Grover/New York Mills winner vs. Bridgehampton/Moriah winner, Glens Falls Civic Center, 5:30 p.m.

    Monday, March 23

  • “The Sea Is All I Know,” a 29-minute film directed by Jordan Bayne and starring the Oscar winner Melissa Leo, has signed an international distribution deal with IndieFlix and is available for viewing on and Amazon Fire TV.

  • Bay Street Theater will hold equity principal local auditions on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for its 2015 Mainstage productions, “The New Sincerity,” “Other People’s Money,” and “Grey Gardens: The Musical,” as well as for its fall production, “Of Mice and Men.”

  • The Bridgehampton Museum’s Parlor Jazz series resumes Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with a performance by Ada Rovatti, a jazz saxophonist, composer, and arranger. The program, “Colori di Primavera,” will be hosted by Jane Hastay, a pianist, and Peter Martin Weiss, a bassist.

  • A Poetry Tete-a-Tete

    “Baseball is portrayed in these radiant new poems by Jill Bialosky as a ‘fierce and feral’ rite of passage in which we’re all held hostage to the always surprising vicissitudes of time and change.” So says Philip Schultz, the East Hampton poet and Pulitzer Prize winner, in a blurb on the back of Ms. Bialosky’s new collection, “The Players,” thus hinting at a subject the two might take up in their conversation Saturday at 5 p.m. at Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor.

  • Two East Hampton men recently convicted of driving while intoxicated were arrested again last week on the same charge.

    Edwin M. Uzhca-Chafla, 27, was arrested shortly before midnight on Saturday. East Hampton Town police said he ran his 2011 Toyota into a tree on Three Mile Harbor Road near his residence, then walked away from the scene. When officers located him, according to the report, he admitted that he had been driving the car and that he had been drinking.

  • Soccer Skills and Drills

    A skills and drills soccer program run by East Hampton Town for budding athletes in kindergarten through second grade began on Saturday at the Montauk Playhouse Community Center and will run weekly from 2 to 4 p.m. through April 11. The cost for the program is $25. Registration is at the playhouse or at the Recreation Department.


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  • Food representing more than 25 countries and performances reflecting a range of cultures are planned for the Sag Harbor Multicultural Festival, which will be held tomorrow from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Pierson High School gym.

  • Robert Joseph Croghan was a man of intellectual curiosity who mastered a variety of professions, his family said, from biomedical technician to artist’s assistant. A talented carpenter, he was the principal of an East Hampton contracting business established in 2003.

    Mr. Croghan, who lived for 13 years in East Hampton and spent summers in Sag Harbor as a teenager, died on Feb. 13 following an automobile accident in Aquebogue, where he had been living since January. He was 52.

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