The Independent hosted a holiday gathering at Dopo La Spaggia in East Hampton on Wednesday, November 28. Staff, advertisers, and faithful readers comingled and enjoyed cocktails and appetizers at the seasonal soiree.
L&W Market in Bridgehampton is holding a coat drive. Through December 31, L&W Market will be collecting lightly used or new coats, which will be donated to those in need on the East End through the local organization Maureen’s Haven. As a thank you for donating, L&W will offer a free cup of coffee to those donating coats.