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Junior Guards Getting Back Into the Y’s Pool

At the Y.M.C.A. East Hampton RECenter Sunday there are to be testing and training sessions for new and returning junior lifeguards, Nippers, and still-water and ocean lifeguards.

Mar 3, 2022
Christy Davis: A Man of Mavericks

Christy Davis, the legendary 69-year-old Mavericks surfer and onetime East Hampton High science teacher, is the subject of a documentary film that recounts the heart attack he suffered at the notorious break in 2019 and his collision almost a year earlier with an underwater rock that resulted in a broken neck bone and two broken upper spinal vertebrae.

Mar 3, 2022
On the Wing: Kind of Gross but Amazing Nonetheless

Pigeons are extremely sensitive to low frequency sounds; they can see into the ultraviolet range of light, and they are able to detect minute changes in air pressure. They don’t keep the tidiest of homes, allowing feces, and even dead nestlings, to remain in the nest, and since they reuse their nests, they get bigger and nastier as time goes on.

Mar 3, 2022
Southampton Mariners Sink Pierson Whalers

The Mariners defeated Sag Harbor's Whalers in the county B-C-D championship Tuesday and will now play Class A Kings Park Friday night for the county small schools title. Pierson's first game in the state tourney is March 9.

Mar 2, 2022
Whalers Beat Bees for County C-D Title

The Pierson Whalers and Bridgehampton’s Killer Bees met in the Suffolk County tournament’s C-D game Saturday at Sachem East High School in Farmingville, with Pierson, as expected, winning by a wide margin.

Feb 24, 2022
On The Wing: Song of the Sparrow

The white-throated sparrow’s song “is a lament,” George Gladden wrote, “a lament which is wistful and ineffably plaintive, but in which there is no despair, only sweet hopefulness.”

Feb 24, 2022
Three Crowned in Sportime’s Futsal Finals

At Amagansett’s Sportime Arena, three indoor soccer championship games were played Saturday, with F.C. Napoli, in the men’s open division, the East Hampton Futbol Club, in the women’s division, and Fenix Club, in the men’s 37-plus division, emerging as the trophy winners.

Feb 24, 2022
A Riveting Futsal Clash at the Sportime Arena

John Romero’s Maidstone Market men’s soccer team has been a perennial champion outdoors, but it’s taken a while for his futsal squad, the East Hampton Futbol Club, to master the indoor version.

Feb 17, 2022
Hildreth Is Vermont Giant Slalom Champ

Kieran Hildreth of Montauk and Burke, Vt., won the Vermont State Tri-Council u-14 giant slalom alpine ski race held at Burke Mountain on Jan. 31, defeating 77 competitors.

Feb 17, 2022
Whalers Were Sharp in Class C Semifinal

The Pierson (Sag Harbor) Whalers, top seeded in Class C, defeated Southold 67-41 Saturday afternoon, and are now looking forward to another go at Southampton in the county B-C-D game on March 1.

Feb 17, 2022
On the Wing: Our ‘Genius of Wooded Shores’

Lucky for us, if the ponds remain unfrozen, kingfishers are fairly common around the East End during the winter months.

Feb 17, 2022
Bonac Swimmers Ninth at County Meet

All eight of the swimmers Craig Brierley took with him to the county championship meet at Stony Brook University over the weekend swam personal-best times.

Feb 17, 2022