The 17th annual East Hampton Polar Bear Plunge was held at Main Beach in near perfect weather conditions, though there were some choppy waves to contend with on Tuesday, January 1. The event, which is organized by the East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue squad and the East Hampton Hurricanes swim team, is held on January 1 every year and benefits local food pantries. Express photographer Michael Heller was on the beach…and in the water.
Catherine Creedon, who has served as the director of the John Jermain Memorial Library for the past 14 years and who shepherded it through a building project that would have tested the patience of Job, has informed the library board that she plans to step down when her contract expires at the end of the year.
Sag Harbor ZBA Adjourns Schiavoni Request For Moratorium Waiver After Objections Raised