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Live From the Library

Gene Casey will give a live concert of roots music and originals Friday evening at 7 on the East Hampton Library's Facebook page.

Apr 30, 2020
State and County Golf Courses Allowed to Open

The state-owned Montauk Downs golf course, which had been open, closed, open, then closed again, reopened for play on Monday, having been so directed by Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo.

Apr 29, 2020
Stony Brook Southampton Hospital Takes Dance Break Challenge

When the staff at Stony Brook Southampton Hospital was challenged to a "dance break" two weeks ago by a sister hospital on the North Fork, they rose to the challenge. The result? An uplifting, energetic, three-minute video that has been posted on YouTube, gathering nearly 4,000 views in the last two days.

Everyone donned masks for the challenge, in which nurses, doctors, aides, technicians, and other employees moved to the song "I Got This Feeling" by Justin Timberlake. Most of it was shot outdoors, though some of the staff got their groove on in the hospital hallways.

Apr 28, 2020
East Hampton's Memorial Day Ceremonies Are Canceled

East Hampton Memorial Day observances, including the annual parade, rifle squad ceremonies at cemeteries, and a tribute to the lost at sea at Main Beach, will be canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Apr 27, 2020
Pet Food Drive at ARF on Saturday

The Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons will hold a pet food drive on Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at its adoption center at 124 Daniel's Hole Road in East Hampton.

Apr 24, 2020
Thiele Backs Further Mortgage Relief

The recently passed federal CARES Act allows mortgage holders to delay payments on federally backed mortgages for up to 180 days, but it doesn't cover those whose mortgages are not federally owned or backed.

Apr 23, 2020
An Earth Day Creativity Challenge From Southampton Arts Center

The Southampton Arts Center is celebrating Earth Day with Trash to Treasure, the third in its weekly Creativity Challenge series.

Apr 21, 2020
Virtual Nature Programs at South Fork Natural History Museum

The South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center has introduced a new digital program to help people stay connected to nature while stuck at home helping to stop the spread of Covid-19.

Apr 21, 2020
After NY Post Cover, George Stephanopoulos Clears the Air

Apparently in reaction to his appearance on the cover of the New York Post Tuesday morning, the "Good Morning America" host George Stephanopoulos turned to Twitter to explain himself.

Tuesday's Post cover featured a photograph of Mr. Stephanopoulos walking near Guild Hall in East Hampton Village the day before, Monday, speaking into a cell phone but with a protective mask pushed down around his neck. The headline? "Mask Hole."

Apr 21, 2020
Katherine McMahon’s Paintings for a Cause

Katherine McMahon of the Elaine de Kooning House gets creative for displaced restaurant workers.

Apr 21, 2020
Taking the Ferry? You’ll Need a Mask There, Too

The ferries connecting the South and North Forks with Shelter Island now require that all customers wear a mask or facial covering, even inside their cars.

Apr 20, 2020
Virtual Meet-ups for Teens at Child Care Center

The Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center has launched a series of online meet-ups just for teens.

Meet-ups are twice weekly, on Sundays and Thursdays. The first one is Sunday at 5 p.m., when there will be a virtual murder-mystery game.

Apr 18, 2020