🌱 Southampton Daily: DWI In Stolen Car: PD + Search For Lost Cat

It’s a chilly in Southampton Town but that hasn’t stopped town officials from getting organized for 2022 and continuing the fight against COVID-19 — or neighbors, from trying to help bring a lost cat home. Here’s a look at what’s happening around the East End this Tuesday.


First, today’s weather:

Breezy with rain and drizzle. High: 52 Low: 40.


Here are the top stories today in Southampton:

  1. Town Of Southampton: COVID Testing At Red Creek Park In Hampton Bays (Press Release Desk)
  2. Town Of Southampton: 2022 Organizational Meeting (Press Release Desk)
  3. Man Charged With DWI In Stolen Vehicle: Police (Southampton Patch)
  4. Suffolk County Government: Coronavirus Case Update For January 2 (Press Release Desk)
  5. Coronavirus Testing Sites To Open On SUNY Campuses: Hochul (Southampton Patch)

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  • Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation: “🚨 This just in: Lost cat – Ubu is missing from Hampton St. in Sag Harbor. Call 631-725-7175 with any sightings.” (Facebook)
  • Southampton School District Information: “Just before the holiday break, Southampton Elementary School first graders, dressed in their favorite pajamas and toting a special stuffed friend, sat to listen to a holiday story. The festive event was enjoyed by all.” (Facebook)
  • Southampton Youth Bureau: “The Southampton Youth Bureau has new program sessions at the Flanders Youth Center, 655 Flanders Road beginning this Friday, January 7th! To view a complete listing, please visit www.southamptontownny.gov/YBpa… .” (Instagram)
  • Peconic Land Trust: “Hear from Scott Chaskey former Quail Hill Farm Director this Thursday. Link below to register for the Zoom program,” (Facebook)
  • Southampton Town – Government: “COVID testing at Red Creek Park in Hampton Bays: Every Monday from 10AM-6PM until further notice. Up to 500 tests per day will be administered on a first come, first served, basis. #Southamptontownny #GGPonstage #SouthamptonParksRec” (Facebook)
  • Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence: “Legislature approves Deputy Presiding Officer Kara Hahn’s plan to increase access to fentanyl test strips in effort to reduce alarming increase in overdose deaths, featuring LICADD Exectuive Director, Steve Chassman! https://www.longisla…” (Facebook)
  • Southampton Town – Government: “2022 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING: PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT, pursuant to Section 62 of Town Law, the 2022 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING of the Town of Southampton will be held in the Auditorium in Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road #Southamptontownny #GGPonst…” (Facebook)
  • Southampton Town – Government: “2022 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING: PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT, pursuant to Section 62 of Town Law, the 2022 ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING of the Town of Southampton will be held in the Auditorium in Town Hall, 116 Hampton Road #Southamptontownny #GGPonst…” (Facebook)
  • Peconic Land Trust: “#NationalTriviaDay – When was Bridge Gardens donated to the Peconic Land Trust? Comment your answer below. And remember the gardens are open year-round. Plan your visit today, our winter hours are 10 am to 3 pm.” (Facebook)
  • Southampton Youth Services (SYS): “A new session of Introduction to Movement and Introduction to Street Art starts this Thursday! Join your little ones in singing, jumping, twirling and bopping in this fun and engaging movement class. 🧚‍♀️ Have an artist at home? Kids in…” (Facebook)
  • Long Island Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence: “LICADD’s Give the Gift of Hope & Recovery campaign is coming to an end! Donate today: LICADD.org. LICADD has proudly served Long Island communities for 65 years! #LICADD #addictionrecovery #recoveryispossible #givethegiftofhopeandrecover…” (Facebook)
  • Nextdoor Neighbor, North Sea: “Found this guy in my basement. – Anyone know what kind of snake it is?” (Nextdoor)

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Lisa Finn

About me: I’m a journalist whose passion is telling the stories of people’s lives on the East End. I have a deep love of literature, theater, and the beach. A mother first, I have one son, Billy, who lives in Los Angeles. As a parent, I know firsthand that our voices need to be heard, when it comes to the issues that shape our children’s futures. An active volunteer who works to help the homeless and disenfranchised, I find great peace in giving back, and joy in the everyday miracles that happen more often than we even see. Please feel free to always send an email, and to comment on the stories you see here. This is your site — this is a place for your voice to be heard. I can’t wait to meet you all.