On Wednesday, October 17, New Yorkers gathered for the 18th annual Wings Over Wall Street Gala to raise funds for the Muscular Dystrophy Association to support its mission of finding cures for neuromuscular diseases, specifically ALS. The event, which was held at the IAC building in Manhattan, honored North Fork Table and Inn Chef Stephan Bogardus and owner Claudia Fleming. Author Ruth Fitzmaurice who penned I Found My Tribe, as well as her husband’s memoir It’s Not Yet Dark, honored her husband, Simon Fitzmaurice’s one-year anniversary since his passing.
The Latino Film Festival of the Hamptons will show a screening “Pachamama,” at Greenport High School on Sunday, November 17, at 2 PM. See www.olaofeasternlongisland.org for more information.