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  •    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

  •     The Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill will once again host the OLA Film Festival, presented by the Organizacion Latino-Americana of Eastern Long Island this weekend.
        The festival, now 10 years old, will open tomorrow at 5 p.m. with “Inocente,” a 40-minute film that won an Academy Award this year for best documentary. It is about a young homeless woman who wants to be an artist. Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine directed. After the screening, Mambo Loco will perform Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican music.

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