Outdoors & Recreation

Artist’s Discoveries Remap Early Human History on Long Island

The evidence contained in his extensive Native American arrowhead collection “re-writes the known history of early man on Long Island,” John Pagliaro said recently at his art studio on Shelter Island.

Just Breathe at the Inaugural Hamptons YogaFest

The inaugural Hamptons YogaFest will take place September 18 through September 20 at the Hayground School on Mitchell Lane in Bridgehampton. Created by Jenna Walter...

Monitoring Migrating Monarchs

Weighing less than a penny and with wings as seemingly delicate as gossamer, the monarch butterfly is a marvel of migration. Setting out from the East End, and other parts of the eastern United States and Canada, each September the Danaus plexippus began to make their legendary annual trek to Mexico.

Speedboat Towed to Sag Harbor Following Collision

While attempting to break a speed boating record around Long Island on Thursday, a 53-foot racing catamaran named "Recovery" collided with the Plum Gut buoy doing 148 miles per hour.

Fishin’s Good—And That’s No Fluke

The Montauk Chamber of Commerce has been trumpeting the fact that because the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has eased rules for the taking of fluke, or summer flounder, the fishing has been good.

Paddling Open Water for a Good Cause

Serenity can be found off shore on our local waterways, far from the bustling main streets and clogged roadways that consume the East End every summer season.

Swim Across America Held in Amagansett Saturday

About 100 swimmers competed in the 17th Annual Swim Across America event at Fresh pond in Amagansett on Saturday

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...

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Apothecary to Open on Sag Harbor’s Long Wharf

Ashley Falkowski is busy preparing to open OMO the Apothecary, a new store in the Promenade on Long Wharf in Sag Harbor, slated to open March 1.

More Pushback on Harbor Proposal; Septic Requirement, Parking Ban Delayed

There was more pushback last week against the Harbor Committee’s proposed amendment of Sag Harbor’s waterways code to establish an “outer management area” beyond the breakwater and require boats mooring or anchoring there to register, provide proof of insurance and obtain a permit.

State Preservation Office Needs to Hear from SANS Residents

New York State is inching closer to adding Sag Harbor’s traditionally African-American neighborhoods to its Register of Historic Places, and recommending them for consideration on the National Register of Historic Places.