Dec 10 2018 - 12:28pm

Johnette Howard
If there is one constant about Santa Claus this time of year, it’s that he tends to get around.
Jamie Bufalino
East Hampton Village will hold a referendum on Tuesday increase the Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) benefits for active volunteer ambulance members.
Jamie Bufalino
East Hampton Village will hold a referendum on Tuesday increase the Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) benefits for active volunteer ambulance members.
Johnette Howard
The animating idea behind the Black Box Performance Project is deceptively simple. Its director and co-founder wondered what would happen if they stripped away all the usual adornments and detailed instructions that their youth actors usually get.
Christopher Walsh
Immediate steps should be taken and community preservation fund money allocated to alleviate runoff of contaminated water into Lake Montauk and the Atlantic Ocean in Montauk’s downtown, the East Hampton Town Board was told at its work session on Tuesday.
Star Staff
A 55-year-old intoxicated woman was found drinking a bottle of sake on the front lawn of the East Hampton Ladies Village Improvement Society on Main Street on Saturday at 1 p.m. Police escorted her home and turned her over to the care of her brother.
Star Staff
This weeks happenings for Kids.
Taylor K. Vecsey
The owner of the Princess Diner in Southampton was sentenced Friday to six months in jail for his part in scheming to defraud and failing to pay his employees.
Christopher Walsh
A unanimous vote was taken at the committee's meeting at the American Legion Hall in Amagansett on Thursday night.
Taylor K. Vecsey
A 21-year-old Springs man who was arrested earlier this week after he allegedly confessed to killing his aunt's dog was back in court on Friday, this time in Riverhead.

Daily Grind

Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Renames H.I.V. Medical Center After Edith Windsor
Stony Brook Southampton Hospital is renaming the David E. Rogers, M.D. Center, which provides comprehensive H.I.V. medical and mental health care to East End residents, will be renamed the Edith Windsor Center next year.
Fire Commissioner Elections to Be Held Tuesday
A newcomer hopes to join the Board of Fire Commissioners in Springs this January.
East Hampton School Board Will Wait Until May Vote to Find Another Member
The East Hampton School Board agreed last month to forgo appointing a replacement for Richard Wilson, a board member who died on Oct. 7.

The Arts

Mark Segal
Emily Anderson’s goal is to move to Hollywood and be the first woman to direct a James Bond film.
Star Staff
The Choral Society of the Hamptons will present its winter concert twice on Sunday at the Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church.
Mark Segal
“Carmine Street Guitars,” captures five days in the life of a Greenwich Village guitar shop that makes instruments out of antique woods and has a loyal (and famous) clientele.
Mark Segal
A perennial crowd pleaser, PechaKucha Night Hamptons typically sells out but does have an on-site waiting list.
Mark Segal
Firestone at Art Basel, Halsey McKay at NADA, Borghi at Art Miami, and more
Mark Segal
Group shows at Drawing Room, Folioeast, Grenning, Tulla Booth, and MM Fine Arts; three artists inspired by nature at Ashawagh Hall, and more

Food

Jamie Bufalino
Restaurant gift cards give back to givers, cater for Christmas, wine class and dinner, and more
Laura Donnelly
Christmas and holiday cookies serve many purposes, but always as a special treat for friends and family.
Jamie Bufalino
Hanukkah specials at Rowdy Hall and Nick and Toni's, and a Greek Orthodox bake sale for the holidays

Sports

Jack Graves
F.C. Tuxpan, Antonio Chavez’s team, had not until Monday night won a 7-on-7 men’s soccer championship in 21 seasons, which is to say since the fall of 2007.
Jack Graves
Anthony Piscitello’s wrestlers, several of them new to the sport, were thrown into the fire at East Hampton’s Frank (Sprig) Gardner invitational tournament Saturday, and while the team finished last, the third-year coach said his charges (he’s got 16 on the squad) “did pretty well.”
Jack Graves
Sas Peters of Amagansett, who has extended the competitive career of Ultimate Disc players many years by founding three divisions for men and women — grand masters (over-40), great grand masters (over-50), and legends (over-60) — won a silver medal recently, as a member of Surly, a great grand masters team, in the national Ultimate championships in Sarasota, Fla.
Jack Graves
A squad of masters swimmers from the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter registered a number of impressive finishes at the Dr. Bill Ross Memorial Masters (18-and-over) meet at the Nassau County Aquatic Center last month.
Jon M. Diat
Irony can be a bitter pill to swallow at times. A perfect example came about last week as my boat was pulled from the water for the season.