Outdoors & Recreation

Escape with Sea Escapes

Growing up in Sag Harbor, it was always Eric Skilbred’s dream to have a boat charter service in the village.

Caminos Wins Top Prize at Block Island Sailing Event

For the second consecutive year, a sailboat based at the Breakwater Yacht Club in Sag Harbor is tops in the nation in the J/109 racing class.

At Long Last, Sag Harbor Bike Route Marked Out

Spraypainted images of bicycles accompanied by a pair of chevrons have appeared on some Sag Harbor Village streets over the past month without any fanfare.

Sunday Is Race Day

A bit of Americana returns to Sag Harbor this Sunday for the the third annual running of the Soap Box Derby. The festivities begin at 1 p.m. with a parade down Main Street, with the Derby King and Queen and the competitors homemade—and often stylishly customized—racecars on display.

Polo: The Sport of Kings

  By Emily J. Weitz When most people think of polo in the Hamptons, images of wide-brimmed hats and hoity-toity cocktails are not far behind. And...

Tee Time for Nine: Exploring the East End’s Public Golf Courses

Teeing off at the Sag Harbor Golf Club. By Gavin Menu I chipped in for birdie on our 34th hole of the day. After golfing our...

The Yoga Paddlers

By Gianna Volpe For a yogi, bringing one's breath, movement and inner consciousness in tune with all that surrounds is the ultimate high. Some say...

Taking Notice of Woods in the Winter

  By Emily J. Weitz From the five pointed leaves of maple trees to the jagged edges of oak tree leaves, there are some pretty well...

Resource for Busy Families

By Emily J. Weitz   The modern family is constantly in a state of juggling. And while a slice of the population has the means to...

Career(s) Girl

By Emily J Weitz For working mothers, life is one great balancing act. Between two thriving businesses that explode in the summer to raising three...

Something for Everyone

By Emily J Weitz There is little more quintessentially fall than a kids’ soccer game on a Saturday afternoon, sliced oranges divided up at halftime, a...

Community and Camaraderie

by Emily J. Weitz   When Mika Street began Uptown Pilates in the city eight years ago, she was so young she didn’t know she should...

A Season of Wellness

By Emily J Weitz   The Urban Zen Summer Wellness series kicked off last weekend with Rodney Yee and Colleen Saidman discussing the healing powers of...

Summoning the Inner Pin Up Girl

By Courtney M. Holbrook Hayley Schmitz wants to help women find their inner pin-up girl. Whether they’re blond or brunette, tall or short, curvy or...

Aquarium and Hotel as Destination

By Emily J. Weitz The change in name is striking: where Atlantis Marine World sounds like a theme park, the Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition...

Latest Articles

Thiele Pitches Commuter Trains in Sag Harbor

Members of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor, the union of faculty employed by the Sag Harbor School District, expressed cautious support of the proposed South Fork Commuter Connection in a survey conducted by the school district last week.

Hurricane of 1938: Old Negatives Offer New View Of Storm’s Fury

Both black-and-white photographs—the first of a house near Lake Agawam, and the second of a home along Meadow Lane—were taken in Southampton Village shortly after the Category 3 hurricane, later named “The Long Island Express,” steamrolled the East End on the afternoon of September 21, 1938.

Hurricane of 1938: Even Downgraded, Storm Had Incredible Speed

Hurricane Nate amazed meteorologists not for its strength or size but for its speed. The storm had sustained winds of 85 mph when it arrived...