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  • Ensemble featuring Margery Fitts on harp, Song-A Cho on violin, and Chris Shaughnessy on viola will play Saturday in Bridgehampton.
  • A crowd estimated at over 600, representing leaders and congregants of just about every synagogue and church on the South Fork, filled the Jewish Center of the Hamptons Thursday night for a vigil memorializing the 11 victims of last week's massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh.
  • The choreographer Alvaro Restrepo and the dance company El Colegio del Cuerpo, artists in residence at the Watermill Center, will perform “Animal Family,” a work in progress, during a family day at the center on Saturday. The John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor has invited kids in fifth through 12th grade to go along on immersive virtual reality and augmented reality explorations this month. Open studio at the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill
  • Gretchen Joan Parks, a former photo editor of Cosmopolitan magazine and a cabaret dancer, died at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital following a heart attack on Sept. 28. She was 84, and had heart disease, her family said.
  • Mrs. Jackson, a resident of Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton for nearly six decades, died on Sept. 25, surrounded by family. She was 89.
  • Elizabeth Vogt Rossuck of East Hampton, a longtime parishioner, ruling elder, and clerk of session at the Amagansett Presbyterian Church, died on Oct. 22 at Southampton Hospital. She was 82 and had been in increasingly frail health for the past few months.
  • Ms. McKinstry died on Oct. 23, 2018, at the Sarah Neuman Home in Mamaroneck, N.Y., from complications of a stroke at the age of 80. She had been married for 45 years to Gerald C.
  • Marie Edwards Weber, who was born in East Hampton and lived here all her life, died in her sleep last Thursday at the Westhampton Care Center. Her family said she had been diagnosed with congestive heart failure seven years ago. She was 83.
  • Virginia Rizzardi, a former human resources administrator who later used her skills as a vice president and board member of the East Hampton Ladies Village Improvement Society, died on Oct. 24 at home in Springs of lung cancer. She was 77.
  • New Yorkers Against Gun Violence has endorsed Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and Perry Gershon. The New York League of Conservation Voters has endorsed Perry Gershon for Congress. The East Hampton Democratic Committee and the Friends of David Lys will hold a campaign rally tomorrow from 6 to 8 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett. The Clubhouse at East Hampton Indoor Tennis will host an Election Day party, which the facility’s proprietor, Scott Rubenstein, called a bipartisan effort to encourage people to exercise their right to vote.

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