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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.

SHOP: Celebrate Your Skin

East End esthetician Veronica Taylor already offers a range of corrective skin care services and, now, they’re available as packages for the winter season.

Hospital Announces The Edith Windsor Center

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital has announced that the David E. Rogers M.D. Center, which provides comprehensive HIV medical and mental health care to residents on the East End, will be renamed the Edith Windsor Center in 2019.

Stony Brook Breaks Ground on New Cancer Center

Government officials joined administrators from Stony Brook University Medical Center at a groundbreaking last week for a new Medical and Research Translation (MART) facility that will serve as the home of Stony Brook Medicine’s new Cancer Center.

Clean Beauty Comes to Sag Harbor with Onda

While what’s going in our bodies has sparked a movement in healthy eating, what’s going on them is a surprisingly overlooked in discussions of health. Contemplating this in the middle of the night four years ago, Larissa Thomson was compelled to open a store with a highly edited selection of clean beauty products.

Stony Brook Southampton Hosts Flu Shot Clinic

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital held its annual flu shot clinic in Parrish Memorial Hall on Wednesday, October 10. Nurses and medical residents administered vaccines to 312 adults throughout the day.

A SoulJourn with Charity

For the past 15 years, Charity Joy Robinson, who leads classes at Wölffer Estate Vineyard in Sagaponack, has brought her signature “Joy of Movement” classes to 25 countries. But her upcoming fall “SoulJourn” to the Caribbean is unlike anything she has created before.

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Recognizes Pride Month

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital’s Diversity Leadership Council, led by Chief Administrative Officer Robert Chaloner, raised the rainbow flag outside the hospital’s main entrance on Wednesday, June 20, to recognize Pride Month.

Open Minded Organics Growing Hemp, Making CBD Oil

After a yearlong application process, Mr. Falkowski’s Bridgehampton farm received a state license to grow industrial hemp at an undisclosed location and process and sell CBD oil as a therapeutic dietary supplement.

A Breath of Fresh Air with Essential Oils

Kristen Gaudioso, a holistic life coach base in Wading River, has found essential oils to be an empowering tool in taking charge of life’s imbalances.

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Pianist Judy Carmichael is in the Swing and Coming Back to Bay Street!

The Saturday after Thanksgiving happened to be Judy Carmichael’s birthday. But this year, Carmichael, a Grammy-nominated stride and swing pianist, wasn’t home in Sag Harbor, celebrating with friends. Instead, she was at sea as part of her latest gig, sailing aboard the luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity where she had been performing all week. And after a year and a half of canceled performances due to COVID-19 — some 200 of them — she’s totally fine with that.

Remember the Automat? There’s a Film for That

The concept of the cafeteria is, in its purest sense, an expression of egalitarian communal dining. People from different backgrounds can sit together, share a meal and effectively connect with their “community.” It was this idea that initially hooked first-time filmmaker Lisa Hurwitz.

Dawn Porter to Receive Hamptons Doc Fest Pennebaker Career Achievement

Inspired by a deep curiosity and empathy for the human experience, director Dawn Porter specializes in unfiltered storytelling through documentary films. “I think you have to take your ego out of the storytelling and be open to letting the story reveal itself. It’s not the story I want to tell, it’s what the story is,” she said.