Stony Brook University held its 20th annual Stars of Stony Brook Gala on Wednesday, April 10, at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan. The event honored alumna and Simons Foundation president Marilyn Hawrys Simons. This year’s Stony Brook Foundation benefit recognized Simons for her philanthropic leadership and contributions to improving educational opportunities for the underserved. The event raised $28.2 million.
The Westhampton Free Library will honor veteran Don Hill Noble during its September Hometown Hero ceremony on Saturday, September 21, at 10 AM, at the Westhampton Beach Firehouse.