Arts & Leisure

Finding Comfort in a Lonely Pursuit

Living in the shadow of a bestselling author can’t be easy — particularly when you’re in the book business yourself. But for Victoria Lustbader,...

Fest Celebrates Silver

Marya Martin believes a good music festival is a lot like a good restaurant. “If the food is consistently good and contains excellent ingredients, it...

Our neighbors hope too…

Broken Social Scene, an indie-rock band from Toronto, played the Siren Music Festival at Coney Island on Saturday and at the end of their...

Whittling Down District Goals

The annual summer retreat is an opportunity for the Sag Harbor School Board and the school administrators to sit down and discuss goals for...

A Little Night Music

Everyone remembers those formative summer camp experiences. Getting up at dawn to the sound of a bugle call, weaving lanyard after lanyard, slinging water...

Review: Like the ’80s, Entertaining but Ultimately Self-Indulgent

The world of 1980s psychotherapy is the theme of Bay Street Theatre’s current offering, “Beyond Therapy” by Christopher Durang. You don’t have to be...

A Conference For the Written Word

Every July in Southampton, novelists, poets and other writers come together like a giant family on a holiday weekend, each year with new faces...

Swingin’ Around

Stride jazz pianist Judy Carmichael is the consummate performer. Though her busy travel schedule keeps her hopping to festivals, concerts and gigs around the...

Alleged DWI Leads To Endangerment Charge

On Thursday, July 10 Southampton Town Police arrested Joseph G. McGay, 47, of Southampton on charges of driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor, after police...

Community Briefs July 17

Sag Harbor   Car Wash Fundraiser The East Hampton PAL Cheerleaders will hold a car wash to raise funds for new uniforms at the old Apple...

Community Briefs July 10

Guests enjoyed cocktails and good food at the Sag Harbor Yacht Club Saturday evening as they waited for the fireworks display the club presented. Sag...

Into the Artist’s Lair

Danielle Epstein at her Noyac studio   If artistic vision is rooted in inspiration, then it’s logical to wonder what role an artist’s studio plays in...

Opening Celebrates Scheider

The Music Festival of the Hamptons is kicking off its thirteenth year with what president and founder Eleanor Sage Leonard calls a “blockbuster weekend”...

“Beyond Therapy” One of Durang’s Friendlier

  This week, the Bay Street Theatre opens “Beyond Therapy” Christopher Durang’s play about a woman, Prudence, a man, Bruce, and their respective therapists who...

An Artist Free to Live in His World

For Christopher Phillips Haile, art wasn’t an occupational choice. It was a lifestyle. With an adventurer’s soul and a dreamer’s vision, Chris traveled the...

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Meet the ‘Saints’ of Sag Harbor’s Creative World

The color of James Fenimore Cooper’s eyes is the palest of blue. It may not have been their natural color, but on this clear, cold, blustery November morning, someone standing inside The Church on Madison Street could peer into the “whites” and see them take on the cast of the blue skies beyond. Cooper’s is one of 20 portraits that now are framed by thin black mullions in the soaring windows of the former Sag Harbor Methodist Church.

Sweet Solution in Tough Times Thanks to Pastry Chef Jessica Craig

Not long ago, Jessica Craig had a lot of chocolate in her life — 25 pounds of it to be exact. And in recent months, she’s made it her mission to turn it into something good, both literally and figuratively.

Chocolate Pudding Made by Pastry Chef Jessica Craig

Hungry for some chocolate? Try this chocolate pudding recipe by Almond's pastry chef Jessica Craig