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  • “In Process” at the Watermill Center will feature the work of Carlos Bunga, Marianna Kavallieratos, and Dom Bouffard on Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m.
  • The Perlman Music Program will present two concerts and a family event this weekend at the Clark Arts Center on Shelter Island. The Stires-Stark Alumni Recital Series will present a performance by the violinist Max Tan on Saturday at 5 p.m.
  • The Rising Stars Piano Series at the Southampton Cultural Center will present a concert by Jacopo Giacopuzzi on Saturday evening at 7. The program will include compositions by Scriabin, Liszt, Kapustin, and Rachmaninoff.
  • The Kiffer-Kalayjian Duo will present a free concert of works for violin and cello on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the Montauk Library. The program will include compositions by the 18th-century Italian cellist and composer Giovanni Battista Cirri, Polina Nazaykinskaya, a composer based at Yale University, and Armenian folk songs by Komitas.
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  • The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures. Data provided by Suffolk Research Service of Southampton.
  • Tuesday is Election Day, and voters on the South Fork have several important decisions to make.
  • Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc, who would like to step up as East Hampton Town supervisor, is the deputy town supervisor.
  • Paul Giardina is a nuclear engineer by training and was with the Environmental Protection Agency Region 2 Office of Indoor Air and Radiation in New York City before his retirement in 2016.

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  • Two takes on “The Nutcracker” – one a traditional ballet, the other a mix of ballet and other dance styles that blends the Tchaickovsky classic with another story – have become holiday musts on the South Fork.
  • Representative Lee Zeldin will be available to meet with constituents on a one-on-one basis on Monday at the Riverhead Fire Department station at 540 Roanoke Avenue in Riverhead.

    Staff from Mr. Zeldin's office will also be available to meet with members of the public.

    Mr. Zeldin is expect to be at the fire station from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. According to a press release from his office, he will depart immediately to return to Washington for House votes.

    Appointments are not necessary, but members of the media were asked to obtain credentials from Mr. Zeldin's Washington office in advance.

  • Gifts and treats for yourself made by local craftspeople and artists will be on sale this weekened in several locations.
  • On Saturday in East Hampton, $16.99 gets you admission and a copy.
  • Suffolk County will host an opioid overdose prevention class at the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreation Center on Dec. 6 at 6:30 p.m., with instruction on how to use intranasal naloxone, commonly known by the brand name Narcan.
  • A few deals we've noticed for Black Friday should be of interest to our readers. Plus, Alec and Hilaria Baldwin stop in at BookHampton this afternoon at 2.
  • The holiday season arrives at the Montauk Lighthouse this weekend, starting on Saturday with the annual Lighting of the Light, from 4 to 7 p.m. This year’s event is in memory of Betsy White, a longtime member of the Montauk Historical Society and a fervent lighthouse supporter. The lights will be on nightly through Jan. 1.

    On Saturday, the gates open at 3:30 p.m., allowing visitors a chance to roam the grounds and stop in at the museum's gift shop. Sarah Conway and the Playful Souls will entertain with holiday music. The rain date is Sunday.

  • Kilkare, the iconic Georgica Association house that was owned by the late Michael Kennedy, is among the houses on the tour.
  • With the holiday rush comes an increased need for blood, and several blood drives have been scheduled over the coming weeks. 

    The first is at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett, on the corner of Montauk Highway and Abraham’s Path, on Monday from noon to 7:15 p.m. It is sponsored by the New York Blood Center.

    On Dec. 13, the Bridgehampton Fire Department will host one at its firehouse from 2 to 8 p.m. 

    Then, just before Christmas, on Dec. 20, Pierson High School in Sag Harbor will host a drive in its gym. Donors can give blood between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m.

    Southampton High School has one scheduled for Dec. 22 from 7:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. 

  • On a day trip spearheaded by East Hampton Girl Scout Troop 1768, high school students traveled to Bay Shore to help build a Habitat for Humanity house on Nov. 4.