06/05/17 6:01am

Sales of these T-shirts support Sag Harbor Partnership’s efforts. (Credit: Courtesy photo)

In the wake of the massive December Main Street fire in Sag Harbor that devastated several buildings — including the iconic Art Deco Sag Harbor Cinema, a new startup called Surf and Slide Co. has partnered with the non-profit Sag Harbor Partnership to run a T-shirt drive with all profits going toward the Sag Harbor Cinema.

Sag Harbor Partnership hopes to raise $8 million to purchase the cinema site and rebuild it as a non-profit community cinema arts center. The group needs to raise $6 million by July 1. While several big donors have stepped in to help — including Billy Joel whose sizeable donation will ensure the popcorn stand will be named after him — there is still a long way to go. (more…)

10/12/16 6:00am
Photo by Eleanor P. Labrozzi

Photo by Eleanor P. Labrozzi

Louise O’Regan Clark makes light of her winning ways, but she has walked the Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk course for a decade now and has placed first among the walkers each year since 2007.

She’ll be back on the course at the 17th annual 5K Run/Walk Saturday and it will surprise no one if she earns another win. (more…)

12/01/15 6:08am
Kait's Angels poker run organizers pose for a photo this summer. The non-profit is one of many that could use your support this Giving Tuesday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Kait’s Angels poker run organizers pose for a photo this summer. The non-profit is one of many that could use your support this Giving Tuesday. (Credit: Katharine Schroeder)

Maybe you sat in your car for way longer than you should have trying to leave the Tanger parking lot on Black Friday, or perhaps you maxed out your credit card with Amazon purchases on Cyber Monday.

Now that that nonsense is over, it is time to give back for Giving Tuesday, which is today, Dec. 1.

Founded in 2011, Giving Tuesday is a day when people are encouraged to give to causes they care about. Here is a list of North Fork charities that can use your assistance this holiday season and throughout the year.
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