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Main Street Roundtable: Looking to the Past with an Eye on the Future

Most, if not all, residents of Sag Harbor and those who spend time here as second homeowners or visitors agree the character of the village is worth saving and worth fighting for. 

‘Express Sessions’ Revisits Affordable Housing, Finds Progress Has Been Made

That was one of the takeaways on Friday at the American Hotel, when The Express sponsored a second “Express Sessions” panel discussion on the topic of affordable housing.

Housing for Seniors, Disabled Became a Recurring Theme

Panelists and community members shared ideas that could benefit senior citizens and people with disabilities who may struggle to find affordable housing.

Filmmaker Shooting Ghost Story at American Hotel in Sag Harbor

Ari Selinger’s love affair with Sag Harbor began with summertime visits when he was a young kid and continued with winter visits into his adult years.

Ninth Annual HarborFrost Brings Fire and Ice to Sag Harbor

The Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce presented HarborFrost on Saturday, February 23, with ice carving, fire dancing, and live music around town.

In Other News: ARF Receives Grant, High School Food Pantry, CPF Down

The Irving and Phyllis Millstein Foundation for Animal Welfare, Ltd. has awarded the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons a three-year grant.

A Hidden World That Existed in Plain Sight

In the heart of the East End, there is a place that dates back 11 generations — located on an 8,000-acre island that Nathaniel Sylvester and his wife, Grizzell, bought from the Manhansett Indians in 1651.

Working Together to Support Local People in Need of Food

On the South Fork, a network of pantries, churches, schools and social service entities work together to tackle the issue of food insecurity.

New Pastor Inspires a Bridgehampton Congregation

Reverend Tisha Williams is the first woman to hold the position of senior pastor at the First Baptist Church in Bridgehampton.

South Fork Bakery Becomes a Nonprofit

The South Fork Bakery is officially a nonprofit.

State Preservation Office Needs to Hear from SANS Residents

New York State is inching closer to adding Sag Harbor’s traditionally African-American neighborhoods to its Register of Historic Places, and recommending them for consideration on the National Register of Historic Places.

A Conversation With Eric Glandbard

Mr. Glandbard — a 38-year resident of Sag Harbor — returned late in 2018 to become LTV’s executive director.

Pat Cowles, 82

Gardner “Pat” Cowles III, former owner and publisher of The Sag Harbor Express and scion of a publishing family that spanned three generations and owned newspapers, magazines, television and radio stations across the Midwest and the East Coast, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 25.

New Activity Workshop for Kids Rolls Into Sag Harbor

Last week, Angela De Vincenzo and Jeff Mayer opened the doors on Blocks, Trucks + Art, a brick-and-mortar activity studio for kids on Sag Harbor’s Washington Street.

Help for Sag Harbor Families Struggling to Heat Their Homes

Born out of a conversation between Sag Harbor Elementary School principal Matt Malone and the entrepreneurs behind The SHED Workspace, help is on the way for local families who are having trouble paying for heating oil this winter.

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Berry & Co. To Open on Division Street in Sag Harbor

Sag Harbor’s beloved bookstore, Harbor Books, is returning to the downtown business district but with a new name and location.
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Editorial: Shared Services in Bridgehampton

Parents and even one member of its own board of education were understandably frustrated at a budget forum at the Bridgehampton School earlier this month when it was announced the district has proposed money to support the hiring of additional administrators

SANS Is Sag Harbor’s Newest New York State Historic Landmark

The three communities, which go by the acronym SANS, are officially on the New York State Register of Historic Places as of Thursday afternoon.