Trip of a Lifetime
The East Hampton High School Coaches Association is to have a golf outing at the South Fork Country Club this Saturday, and at the dinner that night the winner of a “trip of a lifetime raffle,” whose tickets cost $20, will be announced.
Thursday, April 12
BOYS LACROSSE, East Hampton at Bellport, 10 a.m.
BASEBALL, East Hampton at Amityville, 10 a.m. Friday, April 13
GIRLS LACROSSE, East Hampton at Kings Park, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 14
RUGBY, Montauk vs. Village Lions, Randalls Island, New York City, 1 p.m. Monday, April 16
BOYS LACROSSE, Mattituck-Greenport-Southold at East Hampton, 4:30 p.m.
March 12, 1987
It’s Glens Falls, Ho! for the Pierson High School girls basketball team, which on Tuesday night easily defeated Alexander Hamilton of Elmsford in the state Class D Southeastern Regional championship game at Sachem High School, 81-59.
After three minutes of to-and-fro, at which point Pierson held a slim 11-10 lead, the Whalers, using their height and well-executed fast break to advantage, left the younger and less-experienced Westchester County team farther and father in their wake.
Concert for Concerts
Three of the East End’s most popular local bands will perform at Gurney’s Inn on Sunday from 3 to 7 p.m. in the fourth annual Concert for the Concerts to benefit the Montauk Chamber of Commerce’s free Monday night Concerts on the Green series.
Gene Casey and the Lone Sharks, Caroline Doctorow and the Steamrollers, and Nancy Atlas with Johnny Blood will entertain for the cause, with a $10 admission fee. A discounted menu will be available for hungry listeners.
After a lengthy application process, Dana Cucci, a junior at East Hampton High School, was accepted as one of the few students from the United States to participate in the International Joint Science Education Program based in Greenland. Her experience will include 14 days conducting independent research in the Kangerlussuaq area of Greenland, funded by the National Science Foundation and run by the Arctic Research Consortium, the same organization behind Lisa Seff’s trek to Alaska.
The Amagansett Citizens Advisory Committee will meet on Monday at 7 p.m. in the community room at the Amagansett Library.
Egg hunters unite. And repair to the East Hampton Youth Park on Saturday at noon for an Easter egg hunt. The park is on Abraham’s Path. All wishing to participate have been asked to drop off a dozen plastic eggs and a bag of individually wrapped non-peanut candy at the youth park before Saturday if possible.
East Hampton Town Trails Acquisition
A 6.7-acre tract in the Stony Hill woods of Amagansett to be deeded to the town contains trails that connect sections of the extensive trail system in the area, Scott Wilson, the town’s director of land acquisition and management, told the East Hampton Town Board on Tuesday.
Anne Santacroce, a career nurse who served on the front lines in Europe as a member of the Army Nurse Corps during World War II, died at home on Jefferson Street in Sag Harbor last Thursday. She was 92.
The Springs Seedlings edible school garden program and the Project Most after-school program will benefit from the Empty Bowls soup event on Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. at the American Legion in Amagansett.
The New York State Assembly majority has introduced legislation to reform the state school tax relief program, known as STAR, to provide timely tax relief, Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. announced on Thursday.