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Fishermen Finding Windows Of Opportunity, Necessity Opened By Coronavirus

But fishermen say that as the pandemic has settled into the habits of humans across the world, where one window of opportunity has closed, others have opened and helped the industry keep itself … well, afloat.

Pandemic-Induced Enrollment Spikes? Not Yet, Local School Officials Say

School superintendents interviewed this week said that while they have fielded some inquiries from newly arriving families, they were largely informal in nature — and nowhere near as numerous as repeated on the social media grapevine.

LIPA Vote Means Southampton Is Closer To Cheaper Electric Rates

The Long Island Power Authority last week took a step that could lead to lower electricity costs for Southampton consumers as early as next year, when it approved a rule change allowing the creation of Community Choice Aggregation, or CCA, programs on Long Island.

Quieter Skies Over East Hampton For Memorial Day Under Cloud Of Coronavirus; 90 Percent...

Helicopter traffic at East Hampton Airport was down more than 90 percent over the Memorial Day weekend compared to Memorial Day 2019, and aircraft...

A Run Of Porgies Leads To A Run Of Fishermen And The Closure Of...

A Run Of Porgies Leads To A Run Of Fishermen And The Closure Of North Sea Beach

Phase One Reopening Comes With Extensive Mandates For Businesses As They Open

From keeping daily logs of worker health to frequent, thorough sanitizing to filing safety plans with the New York State Department of Health, measures required for businesses slated to open during phase one of the state’s reopening plan are extensive.

Sag Harbor Village Reports Low Crowds Over Holiday Weekend

Memorial Day weekend came and went without large crowds mobbing Sag Harbor’s Main Street — the traditionally desired effect of a holiday weekend on the South Fork — and this year, local officials agreed, that was probably a good thing.

Mike Semkus Memorial Workout Area Now Open To The Public

Nestled behind Pierson High School now sits “The Mike Semkus Memorial Workout Area,” which has officially been opened to the public after temporary postponement of construction.

Business Owners, Lawmakers Agree That Experimenting With Main Street Changes Might Help Economy Rebound

A panel of experts shared their vision for the shape of downtown business districts post-crisis at the Express News Group’s virtual Express Sessions forum “Reenvisioning Main Street in the Time of Coronavirus,” on Thursday, May 21. All expressed a measure of frustration that, at times, they felt like their voices weren’t being heard.

Reopening Affirmed, Phase One Begins Wednesday

It’s official. Long Island will reopen on Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Tuesday, offering his daily update from the New York Stock exchange.

Q&A: Hospital Chief Says Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Crisis Will Be A Help Going...

Hospital Chief Says Lessons Learned From COVID-19 Crisis Will Be A Help Going Forward

Sag Harbor Mayor Limits Parking to 30 Minutes On Main Street During Holiday Weekend

Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy on Friday signed an executive order limiting vehicle parking on Main Street to 30 minutes for the duration of the Memorial Day weekend in order to promote social distancing in the village.

Sag Harbor Task Force Polls Businesses on Parking Limitations

Sag Harbor Village officials partnered with the Chamber of Commerce on a poll sent to local businesses on Wednesday morning, asking for input on different strategies village board members have discussed as a means of protecting public health with the eventual re-opening of Main Street while the COVID-19 virus outbreak is ongoing.

USA Warrior Stories Honors Veterans By Sharing Their Memories

Enter USA Warrior Stories, a not-for-profit that has allowed the longtime friends and East End residents to interview, record and produce more than 100 stories told by veterans, some of whom are no longer alive.

East Hampton Business Owners Slam Town’s Effort To Slow Motel Reopenings

East Hampton Business Owners Slam Town's Effort To Slow Motel Reopenings

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Sag Harbor Village to Limit Parking to 45 Minutes on Main Street

On Friday, Sag Harbor Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy said she would sign an executive order limiting parking to 45 minutes on Main Street.

Virtual Runs Are Real Fundraisers In Time Of COVID-19

Though in-person competitive running has fallen victim to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of Long Island’s annual races are keeping the tradition alive through virtual races.

School Board Candidates State Their Cases

School Board Candidates State Their Cases