Beginning on Tuesday, January 17, North Road will be closed so repairs can be made to the railroad bridge. Chris Cariello has asked me to let my readers know that 1 North Steakhouse will be open throughout the winter, with regular hours Tuesdays through Sundays, and that the restaurant can be accessed from Montauk Highway during the construction project.
A champagne toast for Bruce King Jr. and Deanna Lally on their recent engagement. Bruce is the son of Bruce and Nancy King of Hampton Bays.
It’s a boy! Jacob Allen Sadowski was born to Nicole Cariello Sadowski and Timothy Sadowski on Wednesday, December 28, at 11:25 a.m., at Southampton Hospital. Baby Jacob tipped the scales at 7 pounds 1 ounce, and was 19 inches long. Pleased as punch grandparents are Helen and Edward Sadowski of Riverhead, and Nancy and James Cariello of Hampton Bays.
Happy birthday to you, Pat DeLuca! Pat’s lucky day is this Friday, January 13. Dine Knotoff’s day to shine is on Monday, January 16. Peggy Kraus also celebrates her cake-and-candle day on January 16 and then she and her hubby, Jamie, will be toasting their wedding anniversary on Wednesday, January 18.
There’s still time to sign up for the Hampton Bays Public Library’s dinner theater package to see the Hampton Theatre Company’s staging of “Deathtrap” on Friday, January 20. Ira Levin’s 1978 Tony Award-nominated play, directed by Edward A. Brennan, holds the record for the longest running comedic thriller in Broadway history.
Tickets cost $48 per person and that includes a three-course dinner (tax and tip are included) at Jonesey’s in Westhampton Beach. Dinner will be followed by an 8 p.m. performance at the Quogue Community Hall. For further information and reservations, please call 728-6241 by this Friday, January 13. For the dinner menu and directions, log on at www.joneseys.net.
My friend and fellow columnist Maria Daddino is having a reading and signing of her new book, “Maria’s Duck Tales,” this Saturday, January 14, from 5 until 7 p.m., at the Southampton Inn. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. RSVP to email@example.com or call 728-4704.
The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation is looking for volunteers who can lend a hand. There is an opportunity to provide a foster home for shelter dogs or cats. Those that are interested are asked to call Rene at 914-262-1595.
The foundation also offers Mommy/Daddy and Me classes for kids under the age of 14, as well as a program for children with disabilities. To learn more or to sign up, call Kathy Duemler at 728-7387, ext. 239. For more information about adoptions, visit www.southamptonanimalshelter.com.
The Flying Point Foundation for Autism is looking for volunteers to assist with its many fundraisers. The foundation organizes a dinner and fashion show, a summer camp, holiday gift-wrapping and a Starlight Ball, to name just a few. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org or log on at www.fpf4autism.org.
Tori Joy Pisaneschi was named to the fall dean’s list at Montclair State University in New Jersey. Grandma and Grandpa Spellman are very proud!
And Tasha Mangel also made the dean’s list at the State University of New York at Oneonta. Tasha is a freshman majoring in elementary education. Good job!