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Jack Graves
August 16, 2018 10:24 AM
Two champions were crowned here this past week — East Hampton F.C.-Pool Shark in men’s 7-on-7 soccer and the Police Benevolent Association team in women’s slow-pitch softball.
Jack Graves
August 16, 2018 09:50 AM
The Hampton Lifeguard Association took 100 junior and senior guards to the United States Lifesaving Association’s national tournament in Virginia Beach, Va., this past week, with the 47-member senior guard team finishing sixth among 33 teams vying...
Jack Graves
August 16, 2018 09:48 AM
The Hive was swarming Friday as Shaquille O’Neal shot hoops with youngsters and who, prior to a screening of Ben and Orson Cummings’s documentary on the 2015-16 Bridgehampton High School boys basketball team, the Killer Bees, and the inspiring...
Jack Graves
August 16, 2018 09:47 AM
Saturday promises to be the sportiest weekend day of the summer inasmuch as four events here, namely Fighting Chance distance swims, the Artists and Writers Softball Game, a Hamptons Hoops Academy basketball clinic with the Brooklyn Nets’ Rondae...
Larry Penny
August 16, 2018 09:46 AM
On Saturday the rains came, but it didn’t spoil the first ever release of bobwhites in the hamlet of Montauk by the Third House Nature Center group. Juvenile bobwhite after bobwhite fluttered off into the green tapestry of Montauk County Park atop...
Star Staff
August 16, 2018 09:46 AM
Local Sports Notes
Star Staff
August 16, 2018 09:45 AM
Local Sports Schedule
Editorial
August 16, 2018 09:44 AM
Dialing 911 for police, a fire, or an ambulance is easy to do, but it may not always be the right call when the situation is less than urgent.
Jamie Bufalino
August 16, 2018 09:43 AM
Food Fest at Southampton Arts Center; new menu items at Fresno and Springs Tavern; and more
Editorial
August 16, 2018 09:42 AM
With the pending $2.1-million purchase of a parcel of land on Three Mile Harbor, East Hampton Town is moving ahead to consolidate its shellfish hatcheries in a single location. Right now, the Montauk hatchery occupies a site on Fort Pond Bay, where...
Helen S. Rattray
August 16, 2018 09:41 AM
The job of editing letters to the editor landed in my lap a few years ago and has remained there ever since. I don’t know whether I was given this difficult task because the editor or managing editor decided it would be a suitable slot for an old...
August 16, 2018 09:40 AM
This conservation success story holds many lessons: historical, political, horticultural, philosophical, personal — and feminist.
David E. Rattray
August 16, 2018 09:40 AM
Trudging up the dune path leading to the beach on Tuesday evening, Sisyphus came to mind. I was midway through finally building a swim raft to moor out front in the bay and, in several trips, had carried my tools, number-two cedar deck boards, and...
Jack Graves
August 16, 2018 09:38 AM
Hats off to Sylvia Overby, who told me at the Little League ceremony at Maidstone Park the other day that Adderol was used to treat ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, as I was later to learn) and thus helped me finish a crossword puzzle...