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Southampton Eyes Accessory Apartments as Low Impact Fix

It is not that difficult to get permission to add an accessory apartment in Southampton Town, provided your property is at least three-quarters of an acre.

Town Board Approves Pantigo Place Location for New ER

The East Hampton Town Board approved the use of a Pantigo Place parcel for the site of a new emergency room Thursday night.

Joint Effort Seeks To Shed Light on Great Whites

The discovery of a nursery in the waters off Long Island is exciting news because it provides an opportunity to conduct much needed research.

Bridgehampton Child Care Center Plans a Major Expansion

The Bridgehampton Child Care Center is planning to launch a capital program to raise the estimated $1.5 million it will need to build an addition.

Sag Harbor Planning Board: Cinema Will Not Have Environmental Impact

The board signed off on a state-mandated study of the cinema rebuild that concluded it will likely have "no significant adverse environmental impacts."

David Lys Appointed To Town Board, Despite Objection

The East Hampton Town Board appointed David Lys to fill the seat left vacant when Peter Van Scoyoc was elected supervisor in November.

Sag Harbor Residents Unable to Pay Village Taxes in Advance

As homeowners across Long Island scramble to pay property taxes early, Sag Harbor residents have learned they won’t be able to pay village taxes early.

Person of the Year: Venesinas Put Community First at Conca D’Oro

When Tony and Lena Venesina, who opened Conca D’Oro in 1975 and continued to run the business with their son, Frankie, sold the restaurant, it hurt.

The Top Ten Stories of 2017

Here are the Top Ten stories that appeared in The Sag Harbor Express during the year just passed.

Debates Over Air Control Tower Amid Robust Financial Outlook

The town board asked the airport manager for more information about a taller air traffic control tower amid complaints from some Sag Harbor residents.

Student-Run Athletic Council To Give Advice at Pierson

The Athletic Director’s Student Council will offer feedback on the sports programs for the district’s athletic director, Eric Bramoff.

Sag Harbor Cinema Project Earns $1.4 Million in State Funding

The Sag Harbor Cinema Arts Center has earned $1.4 million in grant funding, putting the entity over the finish line in its goal to purchase the property.

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Pianist Judy Carmichael is in the Swing and Coming Back to Bay Street!

The Saturday after Thanksgiving happened to be Judy Carmichael’s birthday. But this year, Carmichael, a Grammy-nominated stride and swing pianist, wasn’t home in Sag Harbor, celebrating with friends. Instead, she was at sea as part of her latest gig, sailing aboard the luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity where she had been performing all week. And after a year and a half of canceled performances due to COVID-19 — some 200 of them — she’s totally fine with that.

Remember the Automat? There’s a Film for That

The concept of the cafeteria is, in its purest sense, an expression of egalitarian communal dining. People from different backgrounds can sit together, share a meal and effectively connect with their “community.” It was this idea that initially hooked first-time filmmaker Lisa Hurwitz.

Dawn Porter to Receive Hamptons Doc Fest Pennebaker Career Achievement

Inspired by a deep curiosity and empathy for the human experience, director Dawn Porter specializes in unfiltered storytelling through documentary films. “I think you have to take your ego out of the storytelling and be open to letting the story reveal itself. It’s not the story I want to tell, it’s what the story is,” she said.