Mark Carlson of Hampton Bays has been hired as the new second and third-grade teacher at Wainscott School. Christine Sampson

The gym at Bridgehampton School is getting a $90,000 facelift this summer as part of about $192,000 in renovations and upgrades currently under way at the school. Christine Sampson

A Tiebreaker With Everyone A Winner
A handshake between Morgan Brown, left, and Alex Vanegas, right, symbolized the start of a championship chess game on Tuesday morning near the end of the first-ever Chess in the Schools tournament on Long Island at the LongHouse Reserve. Christine Sampson

The Hampton Ballet Theatre School will take "Peter and the Wolf" on the road this week.

Kids have been encouraged through the Wellness Foundation of East Hampton’s programs to become “wellness warriors” to spread the word about healthier living. Mike Tremblay