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  • Amagansett

    A small display case containing 25 pairs of sterling silver earrings was stolen last month from the counter at Miankoma in Amagansett Square. The earrings were valued at $500.

    East Hampton Village

        A swimming pool being drained from a Huntting Lane house into the Nature Trail earned the home owner a summons on Sept. 30.

  • How it Was, How it Will Be

        Candidates for East Hampton Town Board will share their views on preservation following a screening at LTV tonight of a vintage film by the jazz age illustrator Hamilton King.

        The free program, from 5 to 7 p.m., is hosted by the East Hampton Historical Society and LTV. The film, which includes footage of East Hampton in the 1920s and 1930s, will serve as the springboard for a panel discussion with the candidates on the future of preservation in the town.

  • Five, Four, Three . . .

        Saturday is Rocket Day at the Children’s Museum of the East End in Bridgehampton. Starting at 10 a.m. kids of all ages can make and launch their own rockets, while parents can learn about the museum’s plans for future exhibits. Admission is free. The museum is on the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike.

    Bloodthirsty Plants

  •     State Senator Kenneth P. LaValle is among those named to head a Senate task force that will be charged with studying state and federal efforts to combat Lyme and other tick-borne diseases and make recommendations for a state plan to improve prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of them.

  •     September was “an ideal late-summer month,” Richard G. Hendrickson wrote in his monthly weather report from Bridgehampton.       

         Mr. Hendrickson, a United States Cooperative weather observer, recorded daytime highs in the 70s during the first half of the month and mainly in the 60s in the second half. Nights began mainly in the 60s, then dropped mostly into the 40s by month’s end.

  •     Wilfred G. Mitchell, a summer resident of Montauk since the 1960s, died on Sunday at his house there, surrounded by family. Mr. Mitchell had been diagnosed with dementia some time ago. He was 83.

  •     R.S.V.P.s are being taken for an Oct. 27 memorial in New York City for Nora R. Safran, who died in Charlottesville, Va., on May 30. Details are available by e-mailing Ms. Safran, who was 79 when she died, ran Windmill Lane Pottery in Amagansett from 1969 to 1973.

    Rutschmann and Goddard to M. Chudaitov, 55 Merchants Path, 1.11 acres, July 23, $1,550,000.

    R. Ahn to K. Johnson, 9 Settlement Court, 1.08 acres (vacant), Aug. 07, $750,000.
    J. Grossman to S. Casper, 5 Tillinghast Place and lot 7, .33 acre (vacant), July 25, $275,000.

    R. and M. Lynn III to Schmidt and Frerer-Schmid, 10 Captain Balfour Way, 2 acres (vacant), Aug. 15, $1,450,000.
    F. Robins to R. and D. Boyle, 23 Fort Pond Road, Unit 3, June 26, $470,000.

  •     Paddlers 4 Humanity will benefit on Sunday, Oct. 20, from the proceeds of a “Brewathalon” relay race whose staging area is to be at the Montauk Brewing Company at 62 South Erie Avenue. Chugged pints of beer are to bracket a 5K run, a 1.5-mile standup paddle, and a 25-kilometer bike leg. Teams can register online at The race, Caroline Cashin has said, is to be limited to 25 teams.

  • Thursday, October 10
    GOLF, Southampton vs. East Hampton, South Fork Country Cub, Amagansett, 3:30 p.m.

    GIRLS SWIMMING, Sayville vs. East Hampton, Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter, 3:30 p.m.

    GIRLS VOLLEYBALL, Mount Sinai at East Hampton, 5 p.m.

    BOYS VOLLEYBALL, East Hampton at Sachem East, 5:45 p.m.

    GIRLS SOCCER, East Hampton at Mount Sinai, 4:30 p.m.

    Friday, October 11
    GIRLS TENNIS, Westhampton Beach at East Hampton, 4 p.m.

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