Hospital staff and health professionals throughout the East End this week are scrambling to prepare facilities for the anticipated steep increases in the number of hospitalized people they must treat as the coronavirus epidemic swells in the region.
Arts & Living
Deemed essential businesses, local animal shelters are closed to the public, but they’re continuing to function across the South Fork.
FOOD AND WINE
Local businesses and members of the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce were notified by Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy on Saturday that all non-essential businesses must close by tomorrow, March 22, by 8 p.m., as per orders from New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo
Pierson School District was one of the first to close amid the coronavirus outbreak on March 11, well before the county made the decision for all of its schools to do so.
East Hampton's 200 Free Relay Finishes Season At State Meet
The Pierson/Bridgehampton girls basketball team went shorthanded into its Long Island Class C Championship against East Rockaway on Monday afternoon at Newfield High School in Selden, and while it gave the Nassau County champs a hard fought game, missing a pair of starters proved to be too difficult to overcome in the 54-43 loss.