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The Southampton School Board has voted to adopt a school calendar that acknowledges Indigenous Peoples Day instead of Columbus Day.

Southampton Certified As 'Climate Smart Community'

Nov 13, 2017
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New York State has certified Southampton as the 16th Climate Smart Community in the State. Governor Andrew Cuomo honored the town for its focus on efficient, clean and renewable energy sources.

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The Southampton Police Department on Long Island wants to improve its relationship with the local Latino community. One step they’ve taken is to restart its civilian police academy. The Department worked with the nonprofit agency Organización Latino-Americana, or OLA, to develop it.   

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Public schools in Southampton, Long Island, will incorporate Shinnecock Indian Nation culture into their curriculum next fall.

Southampton Hospital Hopes To Open New Facility

Oct 20, 2016
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Southampton Hospital wants to build an emergency and urgent care facility in the town of East Hampton.