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Wooden Guide Rails Replace Steel on Short Beach Road

Wooden guardrails, the same kind used by New York State on the roads in its park system, have replaced the steel barriers along Short Beach Road between Bay Point and the entryway to North Haven, five years after the Suffolk County Department of Public Works installed them as a safety measure without public notice, touching off a firestorm of community protest.

Chalking Tires Will Continue in Local Villages

A federal appeals court ruling caught the attention of local folks this week as it appeared the chalking of car tires as a means of enforcing parking limits was ruled a violation of the United States Constitution.

Community Celebrates Opening of Phillips Family Cancer Center in Southampton

The Phillips Family Cancer Center is a partnership with the Phillips family, Stony Brook University Cancer Center, and Southampton Hospital.

Robbins Was an Ansel Adams for the East End

April 24 marked Sag Harbor’s second consecutive spring day, and Duncan Darrow and Nancy Greenberg were thinking of Ken Robbins.

Forum Held on Changes to Driver’s Licenses and the Impact on Immigrants

Standard licenses will permit cardholders to operate a motor vehicle, while the REAL and enhanced licenses will also permit cardholders to board a plane, and, in the case of the enhanced license, cross over the Mexican and Canadian borders without a passport by land or sea.

Sag Harbor Superintendent Announces Retirement

A little over five years after accepting the position of superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District, Katy Graves on Tuesday afternoon announced in a letter to staff that she will be retiring from the position.

Man Arrested in Alleged Arson at East Hampton Indoor Tennis

A 56-year-old East Hampton man has been arrested for alleged arson in connection with a fire on December 22 at East Hampton Indoor Tennis...

‘Express Sessions’ Examines Water Quality and How to Protect It

“You have to protect these resources. They don’t protect themselves,” said Bob DeLuca, president of Group for the East End, one of Friday’s panelists.

¿Que Pasa with K Pasa? Complications Legalizing Refrigerator, Shed

K Pasa has run into an obstacle that threatens its May 16 opening timeline ahead of Memorial Day weekend.

Authors Night Approved for CPF Property in Amagansett

The East Hampton Town Board approved a special event permit last Thursday, April 18, for the East Hampton Library’s Authors Night.

Murf’s Gets Liquor License, But Will Close a Bit Earlier

The new owner offered to close the bar at 2 a.m. in order to appease concerns raised by Sag Harbor Village Police Chief Austin J. McGuire at the March 20 hearing. 

Out of the Basement: Roger Rosenblatt Debuts on Piano

Roger Rosenblatt has always believed in the connection between writing and music — a kinship embodied by his daily morning ritual.

Battle to Block Sand Land Permit Set for Court on May 3

An alliance of opponents is asking the State Supreme Court in Albany “to annul, vacate and in all respects void” the DEC action.

Little Free Library Dedicated in Memory of Shana R. Conron

There’s a new collection of books at the John Jermain Memorial Library — a collection from the personal library of the late Shana R. Conron, but it won't be found inside the walls of JJML.

Whalers with Little League Roots Aim for Major League Growth

The Sag Harbor Whalers are the flagship organization of the HCBL, founded in 2008 as a member of the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League.

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S. Sgt. Edwin R. Bill: Tennessee Mountain Proved More Deadly Than 38 B-17 Missions

Memorial Day is about remembering those men and women who gave their lives for their country, including those whom time is beginning to erase from living memory.One was Edwin Woodruff Bill, a descendant of whaling captains on both sides of his family tree who was born and raised in Sag Harbor.

Fischl and Gornik Plan To Open The Church in 2020

Less than a year after artists Eric Fischl and April Gornik purchased the property for $7 million with plans to create an arts center dedicated to exploration and innovation, the building’s exterior is transformed.

Editorial: More Than Just a Holiday

Memorial Day very specifically is to remember and honor the men and women who gave their lives serving in the Armed Forces.