A Conversation With

A Conversation With Allen Kopelson

The architect for the Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center now under construction at 90 Main Street is Allen Kopelson, the founding principal of NK Architects.

A Conversation With Lisa Field

In the spirit of Halloween, the Chamber of Commerce has planned its annual Ragamuffin Parade and Pumpkin Trail activities for the Main Street business district.

A Conversation with Toby Spitz and Chris Tice Sr.

The Friends of the Library is a nonprofit organization that exists to support the John Jermain Memorial Library in its efforts to serve all of Sag Harbor — young and old, every race and religion, and everyone in between. But right now, the Friends need to make a few more “friends.”

A Conversation With Jeff LeBlanc

For Jeff LeBlanc, much has changed over the last decade. But his love of getting on stage, guitar in hand, has remained the same.

A Conversation With Jeri Moomaw

Jeri Moomaw, the founder and executive director of Innovations Human Trafficking Collaborative, based in Olympia, Washington, will be a presenter during two events this week at Stony Brook Southampton aimed at eliminating human trafficking.

A Conversation with Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer

Kasia Klimiuk and Anita Boyer, the co-founders of Our Fabulous Variety Show talk about their new two-woman comedy show, being inspired by Cirque du Soleil and the importance of arts education. 

A Conversation With Dr. Carleen Meers

Employed most recently in a mid-Hudson Valley school district, and now having returned “home,” Dr. Meers sat down for a conversation with The Sag Harbor Express.

A Conversation With Laura Luciano

A graphic designer with her own firm, Laura Luciano is a board member of Slow Food East End who has been Slow Food Governor for New York State since 2017.

A Conversation With Stephen Wilkes

Stephen Wilkes will discuss his “Day to Night” series at the Tulla Booth Gallery in Sag Harbor on Friday, August 31, from 6 to 8 p.m.

A Conversation With Cameron Yates

On Saturday night, filmmaker Cameron Yates will bring his newest documentary, “Chef Flynn,” to Guild Hall in East Hampton, as part of the Hamptons International Film Festival SummerDocs series.

A Conversation With Eric Bramoff

Eric Bramoff, the athletic director for the Sag Harbor School District, sat down with The Express to discuss the changing dynamic of sports on the East End and his excitement for upcoming homecoming festivities.

A Conversation With Dennis Fabiszak

This Saturday, August 11, at 5 p.m. the East Hampton Library will host its annual Author’s Night in Amagansett. The event brings together authors for an evening of book signing, cocktails and dinner parties to benefit the East Hampton Library.

A Conversation with Romany Kramoris

This Thursday, August 2, at 7 p.m., artist and gallery owner Romany Kramoris will speak at Temple Adas Israel about the stained-glass windows she created for the synagogue. The project spanned 20 plus years. Ms. Kramoris, who owns the Romany Kramoris Gallery on Main Street in Sag Harbor, sat down with The Express to talk about the project and how she got her start in stained glass.

A Conversation With Mark Crandall

The founder of Hoops 4 Hope, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of young people in disadvantaged areas in Zimbabwe and South Africa, opens up about building community around basketball, his upcoming Hoops 4 Hope Benefit BBQ and the power of Ubuntu.

A Conversation With Padma Lakshmi

The “Top Chef” executive producer and host, actress and best-selling author is the 2018 Guest of Honor at the James Beard Foundation Chefs & Champagne benefit on July 28 at Wölffer Estate Vineyard in Sagaponack. Ms. Lakshmi touches on the importance of JBF, the impact the “#MeToo” movement has had in the food industry, dishes on the new season of the Emmy-award winning Bravo television show and her favorite places to enjoy food on the East End.

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The Express News Group Presents 27Speaks, A Weekly Podcast: August 6 Edition

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors talk about the East End real estate market, which has seen a boom following the global COVID-19 pandemic. They discuss the effects of a growing population on the community and question whether the changes will be permanent. The discussion highlights a virtual Express Sessions forum held this week on the real estate industry.

Governor Cuomo Greenlights School Reopening Across the State

All school districts in New York State can re-open. They are all authorized to open, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Friday, August 7, rendering his long-awaited decision on school reopening in New York State.

EXPRESS SESSIONS: East End School Superintendents Prepare For New School Year

The doctor’s comments came during a virtual Express Sessions panel on July 30, “Local Districts Face Tough Decisions Ahead,” hosted by the Express News Group via Zoom. The event brought together five area school superintendents: Lars Clemensen of Hampton Bays, Dr. Nicholas Dyno of Southampton, Jeff Nichols of Sag Harbor, Michael Radday of Westhampton Beach, and Debra Winter of Springs. Also on the panel were State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and Jim Kinnier, the president of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor.