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Fall High School Sports Season Delayed To September 21

The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA), announced on Thursday that the fall high school sports season will be delayed until September 21 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Joy of Baseball Returns As Mariners Take Wood Bat Title

The Joy of Baseball Returns As Mariners Take Wood Bat Title

Southampton High School Seniors Raise Funds For Scholarship

Three Southampton High School seniors teamed up for Mariner’s Run for Unity, a virtual run held Sunday to raise funds for a scholarship fund for students of color at Southampton High School.

East End Sailing Clubs Slowly Resume Summer Programs Amid Pandemic

As Long Island continues into phase three of its reopening, sailing clubs have slowly resumed their summer programming. During typical summers, clubs host regattas and large camps, but COVID-19 has led to a variety of different alternatives.

Hampton Bays Coach Pete Meehan Retires After More Than 30 Years On The Field

People around Pete Meehan, longtime varsity baseball and basketball coach at Hampton Bays High School, say his dedication to his players and to the school made him a beloved figure in the community. Now, after more than 30 years at the helm of those programs, Meehan is retiring.

Bike Shops Struggle To Keep Up With Demand On East End During Pandemic

East End bike shops are struggling to keep up with the steadily increasing demand for bicycles due to long-term stay-at-home orders as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Bicycles are quickly disappearing from bike shops and warehouses, just as demand is peaking.

East Hampton Announces 2020 Hall of Fame Class

Four athletes and two outstanding teams will join the East Hampton High School Athletic Hall of Fame when the 2020 class is inducted at a ceremony planned for later this year.

South Fork Country Club Raises $115,000 For Food Pantries With Charity Golf Match

The South Fork Country Club in Amagansett raised over $115,000 for the East Hampton/Amagansett and Springs food pantries in a charity golf match on Friday, June 5.

Hampton Classic Horse Show Is Canceled

The Hampton Classic horse show, a staple of late summer in Bridgehampton, has been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Youth Sports Leagues Look To Summer Season Following Reopening

Many East End youth sports organizations have built multiple contingency plans depending on when they can resume, while some have canceled completely.

Virtual Runs Are Real Fundraisers In Time Of COVID-19

Though in-person competitive running has fallen victim to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of Long Island’s annual races are keeping the tradition alive through virtual races.

Golf Can Be A Welcome Distraction During COVID-19 Quarantine

While Long Island is still shut down from the NY Pause order, one important aspect of life on the East End has reopened: golf.

Tennis Enthusiasts Thrilled As Restrictions Are Lifted At Local Clubs

Tennis Enthusiasts Thrilled As Restrictions Are Lifted At Local Clubs

Hampton Bays Senior Quinn Smith Misses Opportunity To Compete For Championship

Hampton Bays Senior Quinn Smith Misses Opportunity To Compete For Championship

College Athletes Remain Optimistic Despite Cancelling Of Sports Season

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, almost every sports league has ceased operations indefinitely, including the NCAA. For local East End college athletes, the news was yet another disappointing development in the lead-up to students’ return home.

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27Speaks: How Are Houses Of Worship Preparing For The Holidays In 2020?

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by reporter Michelle Trauring and talk about the upcoming holiday season and how East End houses of worship are planning for the holidays in the wake of increased COVID-19 numbers.

Sag Harbor Wins Lawsuit Challenging Wetlands Permit

A New York State Supreme Court justice, in a decision issued November 25, upheld the Sag Harbor Village Harbor Committee’s decision to deny a wetlands permit for a swimming pool near wetlands at a house at 36 Fordham Street.

Fans Say Sag Harbor Postal Clerk Always Delivered

Rose Daniels, who retired this week after a 33-year career as a postal clerk — with most of that time spent in her adopted hometown of Sag Harbor — has little trouble naming her favorite stamp.