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  •     “Beautiful Tree, Severed Roots,” a documentary by Kenny Mann, will be screened tonight at 7 at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. The film premiered at the Hamptons Take 2 documentary film festival in December.

        Ms. Mann’s parents were Jewish refugees who fled from Romania to Kenya in 1942. Born four years later, the filmmaker grew up in Kenya and lived there until she graduated from the University of Nairobi in 1968.

  • East Hampton

    An unlocked car belonging to John Papas of Squires Path was entered in the overnight hours on March 5, and a Garmin GPS was stolen. Mr. Papas told police that day that his dog had started barking around 2 a.m., but that he hadn’t thought anything of it.

    An East Hampton High School student had $25 stolen from her backpack, which she had left in an unlocked locker, on March 3.

  •        “The weather for our past month of February has given this weather observer and recorder a very uneasy time,” Richard G. Hendrickson, a United States Cooperative weather observer, wrote from Bridgehampton.

  •        Harry Blumenfeld and Martin Falzack, East Hampton residents for over 50 years, were married at City Hall in Manhattan on March 4.

  • East Hampton Town

    Board Suspends Testing

  •        Betty Edwardes,  who with her husband, the photographer David Edwardes, ran the Lighthouse Photo Shop on Newtown Lane in East Hampton Village for some 20 years, died at home in Windsor, Calif., on Feb. 21 of the complications of Alzheimer’s disease. She was a month shy of her 90th birthday.

  •        Robert A. MacGarva Jr., a lifelong East Hampton resident, died of kidney failure on Sunday at Good Shepherd Hospice in Port Jefferson. He was 88.

           A land surveyor and painting contractor, Mr. MacGarva was born on Feb. 21, 1926, at Dune Alpin Farm in East Hampton, to Robert A. MacGarva Sr. and the former Gertrude McDonald. His father worked for the New York Telephone Company as a line and switchboard supervisor.

  •        Joseph Grosso, who retired as an environmental engineer with the New York City Department of Environmental Protection in 2006, died at home in Bradenton, Fla., on Feb. 26, surrounded by family. Mr. Grosso, who had cancer, was 64.

           He had lived in East Hampton from 2000 to 2010.

  •        A personable and caring woman, Mary Ann Miller was like a surrogate mother to many, her son Anthony Miller said. “Everybody in the neighborhood went to my mother. If they wanted to hear the truth, they went to her,” he said.

           After a long illness, Mrs. Miller died of heart failure at home on Morris Park Lane in East Hampton on Feb. 23, her family said. She was 73.

  •        Raymond Gerard Kerwin, a 30-year resident of Montauk, died on March 3 at Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice in Marlton, N.J., following a fall that resulted in five months’ infirmity. He was 76.

           He was born on Jan. 12, 1938, in St. Albans, Queens, to Christopher Kerwin and the former Evelyn Baker. He grew up in Queens with two brothers, Kenneth and Robert, neither of whom survive.

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