Springs Fisherman's Fair Introduces Its First Clam-Shucking Contest - 27 East

News

Springs Fisherman’s Fair Introduces Its First Clam-Shucking Contest

icon 6 Photos
Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest.  KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary and Jack Dougherty went tooth and nail in the Clam-shucking contest. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary; champion clam-shucker. KYRIL BROMLEY

Meredith O’Leary; champion clam-shucker. KYRIL BROMLEY

authorStaff Writer on Aug 12, 2019
“Do I get to eat ’em?” Meredith O’Leary called out after being announced the winner of the East Hampton Sportsmen’s Alliance first-ever clam shucking contest, which took place on Saturday... more

You May Also Like:

School Board Candidates State Their Cases

Amagansett  The father of two children in the Amagansett School, incumbent board member Kevin Warren, ... 29 May 2020 by Staff Writer

Mike Semkus Memorial Workout Area Now Open To The Public

Nestled behind Pierson High School now sits “The Mike Semkus Memorial Workout Area,” which has ... by Sarah Kate Lynch

COVID-19 Update: Lawmakers Ask Governor To Allow Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies

Friday, 5 p.m.: Lawmakers Ask Governor To Allow Outdoor Graduation Ceremonies New York State Senator ... 28 May 2020 by Staff Writer

Business Owners, Lawmakers Agree That Experimenting With Main Street Changes Might Help Economy Rebound

There may be areas of tension between local lawmakers and business owners, and even between ... by Bill Sutton

Pine Barrens Society Blasts County Proposal To Cut Environmental Funding Amid Coronavirus Crisis

An environmental advocate has leveled harsh criticisms of a proposal by Suffolk County to trim ... by Michael Wright

Quieter Skies Over East Hampton For Memorial Day Under Cloud Of Coronavirus; 90 Percent Fewer Helicopters

Helicopter traffic at East Hampton Airport was down more than 90 percent over the Memorial ... by Michael Wright

NY Forward: Long Island Begins Phased Reopening Of Economy

Governor Andrew Cuomo made it official Tuesday morning, speaking from the New York Stock Exchange: ... by Kitty Merrill

School Budget Proposals For 2020-2021

Due to COVID-19, New York State is requiring that school budget votes be conducted by mail-in ballot. Qualified voters will receive an absentee ballot with a postage paid return envelope. Detailed budgets must be posted to each district’s website by May 26. Ballots must be received by June 9 — so they should be put in the mail days earlier to ensure they arrive in time. AMAGANSETT Proposed budget: $11,374,547 Budget increase: $461,313 or 4.23% Proposed tax levy: $10,126,580 Tax levy increase: $263,477 or 2.67% Piercing tax cap?: No Tax rate: $320.10 per $1,000 Tax rate change: 1.14% increase BRIDGEHAMPTON ... 27 May 2020 by Staff Writer

Pandemic-Induced Enrollment Spikes? Not Yet, Local School Officials Say

One of the urban legends accompanying the COVID-19 pandemic has been that wealthy New Yorkers ... by Stephen J. Kotz

Fishermen Finding Windows Of Opportunity, Necessity Opened By Coronavirus

In the early days of the coronavirus shut-downs, commercial fishermen were among those gut-punched by ... by Michael Wright
logo

Welcome to our new website!

To see what’s new, click “Start the Tour” to take a tour.

We welcome your feedback. Please click the
“contact/advertise” link in the menu bar to email us.

Start the Tour
Landscape view not supported