Health

The Retreat Earns $450,000 To Help Survivors Secure Long-Term Housing

That is where funding for transitional housing becomes critical to ensuring that a survivor does not become a victim once more, says The Retreat’s executive director, Loretta Davis. Earlier this month, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced $450,000 in federal funding for The Retreat through the U.S. Department of Justice Transitional Housing Grant Assistance Program.

Watersport Business is a Dream Come True For North Fork Resident

Embracing the natural beauty surrounding Shinnecock Bay, Adventure Paddleboards and Kayaks owner Cherryl Bradley endeavors to get people on the water from morning through sunset, exploring the bay, practicing yoga, and all around good, safe fun.

As Flu Season Approaches, Doctors Urge Public To Get Vaccinated Now

Local medical practices and pharmacies are beginning to stock up on flu vaccines for the season, and doctors are recommending that everyone get the annual vaccination as soon as possible.

Sag Harbor Resident Rides for Parkinson’s Research

Earlier this month, Bret Parker hopped on his bicycle in Sag Harbor and rode to Sag Main Beach, then to the Montauk Lighthouse, and back — a 67-mile training ride. It was a hot, humid day, and he felt sluggish, but he finished. There is no quit in him. Not when he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease at age 38. Not when, last year, he ran seven marathons in seven continents in seven days during the World Marathon Challenge.

99 Walks “Back to School” Event To Be Held September 4

Today, thanks to 99 Walks – an online program that Joyce Shulman and her husband, Eric Cohen, created centered around monthly walking challenges for women – she gets to interact with those friends regularly, even though they live across the country.

Center For Therapeutic Riding On The East End Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The organization will have its top yearly fundraiser on Thursday, August 22, “Horses Changing Lives: CTREE at Sebonack.” The 1970s-themed cocktail party will include live and silent auctions and a DJ, taking place at Sebonack Golf Club in Shinnecock Hills from 6 to 9 p.m.

Saidman Announces Annual Women’s Yoga Retreat

For Colleen Saidman Yee, the Menla Mountain Retreat Center is a taste of Tibet in the Catskill Mountains — and a place for women. At...

Master Classes at SilichCore

SilichCore is loading up on master classes.

Stony Brook Hospitals Earn ‘Get With The Guidelines Target’ Recognition

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital recently received the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Gold Plus Quality...

Breathe: Turn Back Time

This summer, esthetician Veronica Taylor is bringing six new treatments to her Southampton-based Skin by Veronica.

Update: Individual With Measles Reported at Other Locations in Southampton

Update: Friday, 1:30 p.m. The Suffolk County Department of Health Services announced Friday that it has learned that the individual confirmed to have measles had...

SHIMA Offers Homeopathic Remedies in Medicine

To create a homeopathic remedy, one must look at the whole body as it’s the bigger picture that needs healing.
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Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Supports Donate Life Month

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital will partner with LiveOnNY to honor all organ, eye and tissue donors on Thursday, April 11.

Kombat-Cha Offers Tasty Way to Fight Toxins

Though ancient in origin, in just the last couple of years a lightly effervescent beverage has made waves in the market – kombucha.

A Call for Help for a World-Famous Cartoonist, Formerly of Sag Harbor

Gahan Wilson was once a familiar sight shuffling along the sidewalks of Sag Harbor, a tall, elderly man with long, unkempt hair, shopping at the IGA and stopping at the post office every day. On Tuesdays, he’d make a run to the city, catching an early Jitney to show his work at The New Yorkerand have lunch with the other cartoonists. Now 89, he’s living with his step-son’s family in Arizona, in need of full-time professional care. Maybe, his step-son has been thinking, that’s something a lot of his fans might want to help underwrite.

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Breathe: Destination Morocco

Three of Alison Burke’s favorite things are health, yoga and travel — and when she can combine them, and invite the community, she does.

Expanding the Reach of Sylvester’s Coffee Co.

Weaving coffee culture into her eponymous modern general store in Sag Harbor, Lynda Sylvester endeavored to connect the community and causes with handcrafted cold brew.

Ferraris to Receive Community Service Award

Sag Harbor native Gregory N. Ferraris has been selected to receive the fourth annual Community Service Award from the Sag Harbor Partnership.