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East Hampton Panel Says New State Law, Online Competition Hurt Local Rental Market

Panelists and guests alike discussed that new landscape at a Press Sessions event, “The Evolving South Fork Rental Market,” which took place last Thursday, February 13, at East Hampton’s Rowdy Hall.

Business Briefs: Valentine’s Day Specials

There is no better way to profess your love to your sweetheart than with food.

Wölffer Kitchen Sag Harbor’s Lease Is Up For Sale While The Restaurant Remains Open

Wölffer Kitchen Sag Harbor's Lease Is Up For Sale While The Restaurant Remains Open

Hemp Farmer Organizes Forum on Ins and Outs of Cannabis Rules and Production

“I can’t wait for people to understand what I do a little better instead of knocking on my door asking to be a tester,” Steve Halton, CEO of CNY Hemp Processing in New Woodstock, New York, told a group of about 50 people who attended a forum at the Sag Harbor Masonic Lodge on Saturday on the ins and outs — if not  the highs and lows — of cannabis farming,

“Home Away From Home” at Baron’s Cove

On January 3, Sag Harbor’s Baron Cove launched a new and novel accommodation program. The program, known as “Home Away from Home,” offers visiting guests a limited number of hotel rooms and suites for second residence options, with prices that more closely resemble monthly rent than hotel fare.

Shop: Finding the Love at Salty Home

Shopping for the lady in your life? This Valentine’s Day, Salty Home has the gifts to make her swoon.

Business Briefs: Promoted to Partner, Burns Joins SHIMA and Lear at Almond

Jake Lear — and his music — has been called an “amalgam of muddied roots reverb, Mississippi Hill Country stomp, and tasty nuanced grooves,” according to NO Depression Magazine. Almond restaurant can get down with that, and booked Lear as the next guest of its “Artists & Writers” dinner series — a family-style, three-course meal on Tuesday, February 11, at 7 p.m. at the Bridgehampton restaurant, where the musician will share his story.

Falkowski Brings Cannabis to the Forefront at Sag Harbor Forum

Open Minded Organics President David Falkowski has organized a forum on cannabis production in New York State this Saturday at the Wamponamon Masonic Lodge in Sag Harbor — an effort the Bridgehampton-based farmer and local businessowner said this week was aimed at giving public officials objective information on what cannabis programs are available in the state and where pending legislation that impacts those businesses stands.

Sale Of WPPB To New York PBS Stations Is Completed; Local Programming To Continue

Sale Of WPPB To New York PBS Stations Is Completed

Krav Maga Comes to Epic Martial Arts in Sag Harbor

Watching Soke Tony Morrison and Sensei Michelle Del Giorno square off in the dojo, you would never know they’re longtime friends.

Business Briefs: Super Bowl Specials, Market Outlook, Game Dinner

For the first time in what feels like decades, the New England Patriots aren’t stepping foot near the Super Bowl — and, for some, that’s reason enough for celebration.

Business Briefs: Makoid Takes Awards, Bell & Anchor Specials, Martin Wins Awards

The people have spoken, and they have chosen Blaze Makoid Architecture.

Press Sessions Turn Focus To East Hampton Airport Conversation On January 30

The East Hampton Press and the Express News Group will hold the next Press Sessions event in East Hampton Village on Thursday, January 30, focusing on the debate over the future of East Hampton Airport.

Express Session Panelists Grapple With Progress Versus Preservation In Sag Harbor

“Modernizing History: Balancing Preservation and Development in Sag Harbor” was held at The American Hotel and featured a seven-member panel that included village officials, preservationists, architects and other land-use professionals.

Cosentino Named Director of Farm Operations at Sylvester Manor

Sylvester Manor Educational Farm announced late last week that Cristina Cosentino will take the role of Director of Farm Operations for the Shelter Island nonprofit.

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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.