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  •        Harold M. Weissman, a onetime Montauk charter boat captain who was disabled for much of his adult life after developing cancer during his military service, died on Dec. 31 at Martin Memorial Hospital in Stuart, Fla. He was 78.

  •        Alan William Kennebeck of Fort Worth and formerly of Montauk died on Dec. 29 of esophageal cancer at home while surrounded by loved ones. He was 67.

           Mr. Kennebeck worked in finance and banking, serving as an executive and trust officer at the Bank of Oklahoma, Frank Russell Company, Amcore Bank, and Union Planters.

  •        Virginia M. Morgan, a longtime resident of Amagansett, died on Jan. 2 at the Levine and Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville, N.C. She was 104.

           Ms. Morgan was born in Amagansett on Dec. 26, 1909, to Raymond Gardiner See and the former Pauline Edwards. She lived for 91 years on Atlantic Avenue and attended the Amagansett School and East Hampton High School. She worked for many years as a housekeeper for Dr. Huntington Sheldon, who owns the Joshua B. Edwards property on Atlantic Avenue.

  •        Florence Pollikoff, a longtime resident of the Amagansett Lanes and a former New York City teacher, died at home in East Hampton on Dec. 29. She was 87 and had been ill with cancer for several months.

  •        Vera Ladick Napoli, a longtime East Hampton resident and employee of the Bridgehampton National Bank, died at home in East Hampton on New Year’s Day. She was 70 and had been diagnosed with cancer three months ago.

  •     Visiting hours for Thomas Tomossonie Sr. of Noyac Road, Noyac, will be at the Yardley and Pino Funeral Home in Sag Harbor tonight from 7 to 9. A graveside service for him will be held at St. Andrew’s Catholic Cemetery in Sag Harbor tomorrow at 11 a.m.
        An obituary will appear in a future issue.

  • Women Entrepreneurs
        Bonnie Schnitta, the owner of SoundSense, an acoustical engineering company with offices in East Hampton, Manhattan, and Los Angeles, traveled to Lima, Peru, in November along with 100 women entrepreneurs from Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America to take part in the seventh annual International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge Conference.

    N. and R. Sudack (by executor) to Butter Lane Properties, 563 Butter Lane, .94 acre, Oct. 30, $3,550,000.
    W. Carey to J. Wasterlain and Stanton, 501 Mitchell’s Lane, 1.8 acres, Oct. 31, $3,725,000.

    J.R. Ross Trust to Kophelm, A, 258 Pantigo Road, Unit 16, Oct. 18, $675,000.
    Goodfriend Self Storage to East Hampton Storage Investors, 17 and 19 Goodfriend Drive, 1.84 acres, Oct. 8, $8,400,000.
    M. Tagliasacchi to T. and P. Quinn, 15 Monument Lane, .76 acre, Nov. 4, $1,038,000.

  •     Vicki Littman, the chairwoman of the East Hampton Food Pantry, said Tuesday that this year’s New Year’s Day polar bear plunge at East Hampton’s Main Beach had raised more than $12,000 for the food pantries in East Hampton, Wainscott, Amagansett, and Springs. While grateful for the donations, Littman said “the need continues to be great — we are serving 300 families a week just at East Hampton. There are a lot of people out of work now — the need is not going to go away.”

  • Thursday, January 9
    BOYS BASKETBALL, Miller Place at East Hampton, 6 p.m.
    GIRLS BASKETBALL, East Hampton at Miller Place, 4 p.m.
    BOYS SWIMMING, East Hampton at West Islip, 4:30 p.m.

    Friday, January 10
    WRESTLING, Westhampton Beach at East Hampton, 5 p.m.

    Saturday, January 11
    WRESTLING, East Hampton at invitational meet, Comsewogue High School, 9 a.m.
    GIRLS BASKETBALL, Westhampton Beach at East Hampton, nonleague, 11:45 a.m.

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