Proposed Town Legislation Would Bar Police from Aiding in ICE Deportations

OLA has submitted proposed legislation to the town boards of Southampton and East Hampton that would bar local police from investigating, detaining or turning over anyone to ICE unless a crime is involved or they are required to do so by state or federal law.

Partnership to Honor Wharf Shop Founder Nada Barry

For her many contributions to Sag Harbor, the Partnership will honor Ms. Barry with its 2018 Community Service Award on October 21 at a celebration at Baron’s Cove.

Deepwater Wind To Be Acquired by Danish Company in $510 Million Sale

Deepwater Wind, the company seeking to develop a 15-turbine wind farm 30 miles off the coast of Montauk, is set to be acquired by European wind energy giant Ørsted for $510 million.

‘Sag Harbor’ Sign Restoration Is Complete

You can’t have a sign that says “Sag Harbor” without both the “Sag” and the “Harbor,” and thanks to a joint restoration effort, the Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center will have both parts of its iconic neon “Sag Harbor” sign back when it finishes rebuilding the historic cinema.

Mashashimuet Park to Temporarily Close Playground

The Parks and Recreation Association of Sag Harbor has announced that Tuesday, October 9, will be the start date to build a new playground and that the work will take six weeks.

Women Are a Greater Presence at 26th Hamptons International Film Festival

This is the year of the female, and the Hamptons International Film Festival is right on board — with a staggering 45 percent of this year’s 125-film slate directed by women, screening at various East End venues through Columbus Day weekend.

CPF Would Pay $4 million To Protect Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center

The Town of Southampton’s Community Preservation Fund (CPF) will pay $4 million to the Sagcinema LLC if the Town Board approves a proposal to buy easements protecting the cinema’s reconstructed façade and restricting the future use of the property to a cinema arts center forever.

Murf’s Backstreet Tavern Sold for $3.1 Million

Murf's Backstreet Tavern, the local Sag Harbor watering hole known for its friendly bartenders, popular dartboard, ring toss game, jukebox and late-night last calls, has been sold for $3.1 million.

Firefighters Battle Friday Night Blaze at East Hampton Estate of Ronald Perelman

Firefighters from six different fire departments battled a blaze at the main house at the Creeks, the East Hampton estate of billionaire businessman Ronald Perelman and his family, on Friday night.

Speakers Ask Town Board to Protect Latinos from Deportations

Thirty speakers, in sometimes emotional testimony, called on the Southampton Town Board Tuesday night to protect law-abiding members of the Latino community from deportations and family separations.

Town Moves To Acquire Easements on Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center

As construction work on the Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center continues for all to see on Main Street, it became evident in Southampton Town Hall Tuesday night that efforts have been underway behind the scenes as well to advance the project.

Women Get Pop-Up Office Space of their Own in Sag Harbor

A coworking space is a sort of cool, flexible office that professionals can rent temporarily or regularly without needing to sign a lease on a brick-and-mortar space.

Removal of Stop Signs Rankles Members of Bridgehampton CAC

The town’s recent removal of two stops signs on Scuttlehole Road at its intersection with Millstone Road has rankled some members of the Bridgehampton Citizens Advisory Committee.

In Latest Relief Effort, ARF Rescues Dogs from South Carolina

Staff members from ARF, as the shelter is known on the South Fork, returned Sunday from their second trip to hurricane-soaked Horry County, South Carolina, with 27 dogs displaced by the natural disaster. On their first trip last week, they rescued 25.

HIFF Announces Full 2018 Slate

With Columbus Day right around the corner, so is the Hamptons International Film Festival. The 2018 edition will open on Thursday, October 4.

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Alliance of Russian and American Painters To Showcase at Grenning

“The Russian | American Painting Alliance” will open with a reception on Saturday, October 20, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Business: Fall Food Specials, Personal Training Deals, Kids Dial Day

Baron’s Cove’s new fall menu debuts with heritage pork shank with braised polenta, Brussels sprouts and natural jus, featuring pork raised at the Sag Harbor resort’s own 62-acre Beach Plum Farm.

‘The Wake of the Whale’ Felt in Sag Harbor

Sightings of pilot whales in the frigid Nordic waters have drawn residents of the Faroe Islands to their boats and beaches for nearly 1,000 years.