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Child Cancer Survivor Pays It Forward, Aspires To Be Pediatric Nurse

Child Cancer Survivor Pays It Forward, Aspires To Be Pediatric Nurse

Sag Harbor Remains Vigilant Against Virus

As Sag Harbor Village begins to reopen for business with the coronavirus receding in New York, Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy said this week, it was important to be vigilant about measures like maintaining social distancing and wearing masks.

COVID-19 Hospitalizations Have Faded Out, Testing Sites Shutting Down

While the numbers of new coronavirus infections nationwide sets all-time highs almost daily, Suffolk County, and the East End in particular, continue to rest easily at the bottom of the epidemic’s bell curve — at least for the time being.

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Reimagines Annual Summer Gala

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Reimagines Annual Summer Gala

Coronavirus Outbreak Discovered At The Bridge After Tragic Coincidence

The exclusive golf club known as The Bridge saw an outbreak of coronavirus infections sweep through its grounds crew and kitchen staff last month — illustrating both the ease with which the coronavirus can spread in a close community and the ratio of serious health effects.

Curating a ‘Lifestyle of Positivity’ with WHBPAC

“The Moment,” one of Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center’s (WHBPAC) longtime successes and brainchild of empowerment coach Colette Lettieri, unveiled its upcoming roster of virtual information sessions with exclusive lifestyle entrepreneurs running through June 23.

Slow Down, and Soak: Hamptons Spa Sand Taps Inspiration from East End

Her latest venture, Hamptons Spa Sand, takes East End luxury off of the beach and into the bathtub, via a new line of artisanal sea salts that reflect the beauty of her local surroundings through five distinct colors and scent profiles: Hydrangea, Beach, Sunrise, Sunset and, of course, Rosé.

Q&A: Hospital Chief Says Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Crisis Will Be A Help Going...

Hospital Chief Says Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Crisis Will Be A Help Going Forward

Not Safer at Home: Domestic Violence Hotlines Field Dramatic Volume Increase

Not Safer at Home: Domestic Violence Hotlines Field Dramatic Volume Increase

Rotary Clubs Give Hospital Workers A Small Gesture Of Flowering Appreciation This Weekend

Four East End Rotary clubs distributed thousands of plants to front-line workers at the three East End hospitals this past weekend.

Drive Up Testing Site To Open In East Hampton

A new drive-through coronavirus testing site will open in East Hampton on Friday, May 15.

Front Line Heroes Honored In Artwork

East End Arts & Humanities Council, Inc. has launched its Front Line Heroes Program in collaboration with Peconic Bay Medical Center (PBMC) in Riverhead to show appreciation for essential workers dedicated to their work and community at this difficult time.

New East Hampton Charity Makes It Easy To Give

The result is Doorstep Donations, which the three young men see as an efficient — and safe — way to collect donations for the needy.

Peconic Bay Medical Center Was A Lifeline For ‘Overrun’ Hospitals To The West During...

Through the height of the coronavirus surge in April, Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead was a critical lifeline for hospitals on western Long Island that were overwhelmed by the deluge of COVID-19 patients

Amateur Coronavirus Trackers Weigh In On the Numbers

A handful of East End residents are taking the novel coronavirus numbers into their own hands — tracking them, charting them and drawing their own conclusions

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27Speaks: Anxiety About The Rush To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by senior reporter Michael Wright for a discussion about the ongoing rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine, and the questions, confusion and anxiety about getting vaccinated.

Amy Kirwin is Guild Hall’s Inaugural Chief Creative Officer

It was early 2011 when Amy Kirwin and Andrea Grover first met at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton, and it wasn’t long before the two artistic souls realized they were kindred spirits. “We’re like twins. I came out of the womb first,” said Kirwin, who arrived on the East End in the fall of 2010, just three months ahead of Grover.

Sag Harbor Publisher Dr. Martin Shepard Dies

Dr. Martin Shepard, a psychiatrist, author, and with his wife, Judith, a trailblazing publisher, has died. Dr. Shepard passed away at his home in Sag Harbor surrounded by family on December 17, 2020, after a brief illness. He was 86.