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  •     With 2012 a major year for the politically inclined, the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons has announced that details about local and national races and candidates, as well as registration information, can be found at
        Oct. 12 is the last day eligible residents can sign up to vote in the Nov. 6 general election. League members have been setting up tables at many South Fork supermarkets, libraries, and farmers markets at which registration materials and change-of-address forms can be obtained.

  •     The Rev. Charles Earle Hopson, pastor of the Calvary Baptist Church in East Hampton for 15 years and chaplain to the East Hampton Town Police Department, died at home on July 2. He was 59.

  •     Anna Marie Jones, a lifelong resident of Sag Harbor, died on the morning of July 4 at the age of 93, surrounded by her children. A longtime member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Ms. Jones’s family said she “loved living in this wonderful village.”
        Mrs. Jones was the only child of Bill and Hattie Trimpin. Her father, who was a plumber by trade, served the Village of Sag Harbor as a trustee for 16 years, and as its mayor for 5.

  •     Mina Margaretha Haug Cory, a former Southampton Hospital volunteer who celebrated her 100th birthday last fall, died on Saturday at the Hamptons Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing in Southampton.
        She was born on Sept. 29, 1911, in the Yorkville section of Manhattan, a daughter of Johann Georg Haug and the former Anna Bertha Kullen. Following high school, she worked with her father, a carriage harness maker, at his shop on East 75th Street.

  •     A memorial is being planned for Brian W. Quigley of Kent Place in Springs, who died on July 10 at Southampton Hospital after an illness. He was 53. Mr. Quigley’s family had not completed the arrangements by late yesterday, but can be phoned at 907-4341 for information as it is finalized.
        An obituary will appear in a future issue.

  • Thursday, July 19
    LIFEGUARDING, Main Beach, East Hampton, invitational tournament, from 5:30 p.m.
    BEACH VOLLEYBALL, games at Gurney’s Inn, Montauk, from 6 p.m.
    WOMEN’S SLOW-PITCH, games at Terry King ball field, Abraham’s Path, Amagansett, from 7 p.m.

    Friday, July 20
    MEN’S SLOW-PITCH, playoffs, either game three of Schenck Fuels-Round Swamp Farm semifinal series or game one of best-of-five final with CfAR, 7:15 p.m., Terry King ball field, Abraham’s Path, Amagansett.

  •    The business in Amagansett Square owned by Lorraine Otto and known for several years as Kembali Bebas has been renamed Miankoma, meaning assembly place in either the Montaukett or Delaware Indian language.

    BPGA Realty to Savcay L.L.C., 13 Beach Plum Court, 1.27 acres (vacant), June 4, $4,000,000.

    C. and V. Andreadis to T. and E. Sloane, 8 Sylvie Lane, May 10, $937,000.
    N. and J. Lynn to J. and B. Goldman, 128 Middle Highway, 1 acre, June 1, $742,500.
    J. and V. DeMaio to B. and S. Alster, 7 Wildwood Court, June 5, $850,000.

    Puzo and McLaughlin to C. and M. Holmquist, 83 Pantigo Road, June 1, $786,000.

  •     “#whilewewatch,” a documentary film by Kevin Breslin, will be featured at 8 p.m. tonight at Guild Hall in East Hampton as part of the John Drew Theater’s Red Carpet film series. There will be a talkback discussion with the director after the film.

  •    Tomorrow at 8 p.m., a staged reading of “The Glint” by Matt Hoverman will be presented at Guild Hall. Directed by Lonny Price, who just oversaw the production of “Luv” at the John Drew Theater, it will star Richard Benjamin, John Ratzenberger, and Aya Cash. Tickets are $30, $28 for members. The play is about men at 60 who refuse to give up their dreams of success, both in their  careers and with women.

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