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Trustees List Demands For Deepwater Wind

The East Hampton Town Trustees sent Deepwater Wind a letter listing the environmental studies they would like to see, and the community benefits they want the company to provide if they want permission to bring a power line ashore at Beach Lane in Wainscott.

East Hampton CPF Will Fund Rain Gardens

Sag Harbor officials have been lobbying for East Hampton and Southampton towns to consider some of the more than two dozen projects they have proposed for the village.

African-American Read-In at Canio’s on Saturday

Kathryn Szoka — co-owner of Canio’s Books in Sag Harbor — joined forces with the John Jermain Memorial Library to bring attention to all-too-often overlooked African-American authors by hosting a “read-in” during Black History Month.

Big Crime Down, Arrests and Calls Up in East Hampton Town

The East Hampton Town Police Department is reporting four-year lows in cases of larceny, burglary and criminal mischief and an overall high over that time of 970 arrests.

Haweeli Rises with “CROSSing to Water”

Steve Haweeli’s basement studio in Springs is a space of allowance. It is where he allows himself to be messy — his whitewashed walls juxtaposed against paint-speckled drop cloths and floors, his work tables in disarray.

“The Telling Project” Debuts at Bay Street

Chrystyna Kestler’s morning begins with prayer. Without it those spared quiet moments, her days do not run as smoothly.

Opioid Task Force Says Deck Stacked Against Effective Treatment Options

Thursday’s gathering of the Southampton Town Opioid Task Force at Southampton Hospital’s Parrish Memorial Hall was as much a call for a public mobilization against the growing public health crisis.

Newly Restored Jailhouse Museum Tells a Piece of Sag Harbor History

If an argument could be made that Sag Harbor was a salty kind of village back in the day, then its old jailhouse, erected in 1916, was a salt shaker of sorts.

Proposed Pool Gets Warm Reception in Southampton

Twenty years after Southampton Town residents turned down a referendum to build a public pool at Southampton College, town officials on Thursday heard a new request.

Hopefully Forgiven: A Unique Sound with a Familiar Refrain

One of the hottest musical acts on the East End these days is Hopefully Forgiven, a band that draws legions of loyal fans to venues both large and small.

Youth Drives Latest Win for Whalers

Before a spirited home crowd, sophomores Henry Brooks and Cooper Schiavoni sparked Pierson down the stretch and led the Whalers to a 74-61 win and a season sweep of the Killer Bees.

‘A Brief History’ Highlights African American Art in Bridgehampton

It still astonishes Dexter Wimberly that African-American portraiture is regarded as “fresh” and “new” — when it has existed for centuries.

Student Artists Showcase at the Parrish This Weekend

“Where are you really from?” is not a simple question for Bastienne Schmidt to answer.

Effort to Bring Aquatics to Southampton Returns to Starting Block

Southampton Town Aquatics and Recreation, a group whose initial effort to build a public swimming pool was shot down in a referendum back in the mid-1990s, is back at it.

#MeToo Resonates With Students

The message was about how to create “radical community healing” in the face of revelations of sexual assault, abuse and harassment and domestic violence.

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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.