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Temple Adas Israel’s Social Justice Committee Builds Community Bridges In Time Of Pandemic

The Social Justice Committee of Temple Adas Israel, which has been busy during the pandemic helping to feed the hungry, house the homeless, and mentor at-risk students, is continuing its efforts to “create bonds and strengthen community” into the new year, according to co-chairwoman Alyssa Peek.

Coal Bin Paintings Find New Home: Southampton African American Museum To Display Segregated Bar...

Coal Bin Paintings Find New Home: Southampton African American Museum To Display Segregated Bar Relics

The Sag Harbor Express Co-Person Of The Year: Deborah O’Brien

The Sag Harbor Express Person Of The Year: Deborah O’Brien

The Sag Harbor Express Co-Person Of The Year: Cindy Ward Capalbo

The Sag Harbor Express Person Of The Year: Cindy Ward Capalbo

An Anonymous Gift Makes For A Brighter Christmas For South Fork Kids

An Anonymous Gift Makes For A Brighter Christmas For South Fork Kids

‘Santa’ Visits Fowlers Garden Center Every Year To Meet With Good Girls And Boys

'Santa' Visits Fowlers Garden Center Every Year To Meet With Good Girls And Boys

Live Video Chat with Santa at Sag Harbor Cinema

On Christmas Eve, Santa will meet safely with boys and girls via the vitrines at the Sag Harbor Cinema.

Local Pilots Help ARF Rescue 15 Puppies From Death Sentences

Christmas came early for 15 puppies on December 19 when two local pilots flew round-trip from East Hampton Airport to Camden, South Carolina, to save them from a bleak fate and deliver them to the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons for adoption.

East End Special Players Form Partnership With Bay Street Theater

In 2019, Bay Street Theater began discussions with the nonprofit to start a new relationship that would expand opportunities for the actors, and make Bay Street their home base.

Four Years Later, Sag Harbor Cinema Presents Short Documentary About its Darkest Day

Four years ago this week, Kevin O’Brien Jr. walked inside the Sag Harbor Cinema, blanketed in thick smoke and insufferable heat, feeling his way into the dark building. He could feel the velvet rope that ran the length of the entrance way. Then the popcorn machine. But he could see nothing. Moments later, the firefighter and his team of volunteers scrambled back out onto Main Street — just before the cinema’s ceiling collapsed where they had stood.

Big Love For Big Dogs At Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation

Of the 48 dogs at the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation in Hampton Bays, 44 are classified as “big dogs.” This month, in honor of big dogs like President-elect Joe Biden’s two German shepherds, Major and Champ, SASF ambassador-at-large and philanthropist Jean Shafiroff is hosting a toy and food drive with an emphasis on big dogs.

Shinnecock Matriarch Harriett Crippen Brown Gumbs Blazed Path Forward, Dies At 99

Harriett Crippen Brown Gumbs, the matriarch and oldest female of the Shinnecock Indian Nation — a woman who lived her life as an educator, activist, feminist and historian — died on November 25 of natural causes. She was 99

Menu, Dodds To Lead Sag Harbor Chamber Of Commerce

Gavin Menu, the co-publisher of the Express News Group, which publishes the Sag Harbor Express, as well as the Southampton and East Hampton Press newspapers, was elected president, while Kelly Dodds, the director of the Sag Harbor American Music Festival, was picked to become vice president.

Holiday Shopping to Raise Funds for the Whaling Museum

The Sag Harbor Whaling Museum is currently hosting its online Holiday Campaign and is offering the community an opportunity to help the museum raise funds while at the same time finding the perfect gift for someone special.

‘The Holiday Express’ To Help Local Families In Need

Through Christmas Eve, the publishers of The Sag Harbor Express, The Southampton Press, The East Hampton Press, and 27east.com will mount a campaign to raise money for four local charities, chosen because they provide direct aid to families in need on the South Fork.

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Sag Harbor Athlete Signs Letter Of Intent To Attend California College

Sag Harbor Athlete Signs Letter Of Intent To Attend California College

They’re Here! Meet the Coyotes of the East End

It appears as if the centuries-long and inevitable exodus of the coyote in North America is almost complete. The offspring of coyote families that colonized the Bronx a couple of decades ago have now made their way into Nassau County, where two breeding pairs have been identified in the past couple of years, one in a county park and the other on an estate on the celebrated Gold Coast. Sightings and photo evidence have recorded a coyote roaming the South Fork since 2013 — and last year for the first time, a single photo by a local hunter captured two coyotes together here.

Gallery Owner Richard J. Demato Pulls Up Stakes and Leaves East End

Back in January 2017, art dealer and Sag Harbor resident Richard J. Demato opened the doors of his brand new RJD Gallery on Bridgehampton’s Main Street. The space was christened just a month after a devastating fire destroyed his previous gallery in the Sag Harbor Cinema building, along with millions of dollars in artwork. Now, exactly four years later, Demato has relocated again, this time to the small town of Romeo, Michigan, where he is set to soon open his newest gallery space.