Government

New Harbor Heights Owners to Install Sign

As the winter slows traffic on the streets, the number of items on the agenda for the Sag Harbor Historic Preservation and Architectural Review...

Headley Studio Plans Approved, with Changes

During Tuesday's Sag Harbor Planning Board meeting, Michael Minkoff, the prospective buyer of the Headley Studio property on Main Street, was granted site plan...

State to Audit Southampton Town Budget Systems

In light of the current fiscal discrepancy in the Southampton Town’s capital accounts, Councilwoman Anna Throne-Holst is calling for a legal opinion on reorganization...

Stimulus Package May Help at Home

The ink is not yet dry on the stimulus package, but local municipalities may see federal money flowing into their coffers very soon. According...

New Village Zoning Code Nears Final Draft

After two-and-a-half years of zoning planning, code drafting, public forums and numerous revisions, the proposed village zoning code might be enacted as early as...

Last Time for Grievance Day?

On Tuesday afternoon, Sag Harbor Mayor Greg Ferraris, trustees Brian Gilbride and Ed Gregory, and Village Hall Registrar Sandra Schroeder sat in the Municipal...

Sorting Out Summer Soirees Before Season

Sagaponack Village officials are plugging away on requests to hold parties, due to their recent adoption of a local law pertaining to outdoor assembly...

Flood Map Source of Confusion

The recent implementation of new flood maps by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is confusing for homeowners, as well as village and town...

Neighbors Bicker over a Proposed Hotel and Restaurant in Bridgehampton

  As winds blew at tremendous speeds outside, so did differences of opinion inside Southampton Town Hall last Thursday as residents of the hamlet of...

Code Concerns on the Waterfront

From Sag Harbor’s Main Street to village hall, the proposed zoning code seems to be on everyone's mind. The discussion at this month's Harbor...

Village Tightens Belts and Dims the Lights

It was a quiet night at the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday, February 10. On the docket were a medley...

Party Planners in Sagaponack May Have Problems this Summer Season

With new codes pertaining to events now in place, party planners hoping to host shindigs in Sagaponack this summer are coming forward to share...

Southampton Town Talks Home Assessments

The Town of Southampton is preparing for tax grievance day in May. But here in Sag Harbor, residents on both the East Hampton and...

Questions on New Code Remain

By Marissa Maier It was 15 minutes before the public hearing on the proposed new village zoning code, but Sag Harbor’s municipal meeting room...

Women Leaders to be Eyed as Role Models

The League of Woman Voters of the Hamptons is organizing an event for high school junior and senior girls to explore public service as...

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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.