08/17/19 8:00am

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Father David Marcott will preach at Union Chapel on Sunday, Aug. 18.

David Marcotte, S.J., Ph.D. will preach about “Cultivating compassion in a fear-filled world” at Union Chapel in the Grove on Sunday, Aug. 18 at 10:30 am.

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06/13/19 8:00am

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Meet the author of ‘A Boyhood in Wartime Britain’ on June 14 at the Shelter Island Library.

Meet Michael Coles, author of “A Boyhood in Wartime Britain” on June 14 at the Shelter Island Library.

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08/30/16 10:03am
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI East Hampton native Courtney Wingate has been hired by Sylvestor Manor Educational Farm to fill the new position of director of development.

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East Hampton native Courtney Wingate has been hired by Sylvestor Manor Educational Farm to fill the new position of director of development.

Courtney Wingate has joined Sylvester Manor Educational Farm as director of development, a new position created by the no-profit to oversee fundraising. Born and raised in East Hampton, Ms. Wingate has over 16 years of experience in business, education and the nonprofit sector. (more…)

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07/15/14 12:38pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Natiliia, left, and Olga,Ukranian nationals working at the Dory this summer, are keeping track of loved ones and events in their war-torn country.

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Natiliia, left, and Olga, Ukranian nationals working at the Dory this summer, are keeping track of loved ones and events in their war-torn country.

Two young waitresses in jeans and black T shirts quietly shuttled burgers on the back deck of the Dory to a group of boaters on a picturesque Tuesday afternoon.

As the lunchtime rush wound down, Dory owner Jack Kiffer polished the bar while the waitresses headed into the kitchen, whispering with heavy accents in a language not often heard around here. The two 20-year-old servers, Olga and Nataliia (they preferred not to give their last names) hail from the other side of the world. They call Mykolaiv, Ukraine home, a city of 500,000 in the southeastern part of that war-torn country. (more…)