Elections & Politics

Schiavoni Leads Sag Harbor Candidates in School Board Race as Budget & Incumbents Win...

A vote of confidence was clearly levied Tuesday night in the Sag Harbor School District, as residents turned out overwhelmingly in favor of the 2015-16 budget and re-elected two incumbents and one newcomer to the school board by landslide margins. Bridgehampton voters also overwhelmingly supported that district’s budget and re-elected three board members who ran unopposed.

Southampton Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst Eyes Congress

Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst has confirmed that she will give up her town position this year and challenge freshman Republican Representative Lee Zeldin in 2016 instead.

Five Candidates Seek Three Seats in Sag Harbor

Five candidates are vying for three seats on the Sag Harbor School Board in Tuesday’s board’s election and budget vote. Candidates were asked to weigh in on a number of issues during two public forums in the last week—first at a Sag Harbor PTA/PTSA Meet the Candidates evening last Thursday and again at the Noyac Civic Council on Tuesday.

Races Set in Sag Harbor, North Haven

There were no surprises when the deadline passed on Tuesday, May 12, for candidates for Sag Harbor Village candidates to turn in their nomination petitions.

Suffolk County Democrats Look to Bridget Fleming for County Legislature

Southampton Town Councilwoman Bridget Fleming has a big decision to make in the next two weeks: to run for another term on the town...

Two Trustees Announce They’ll Run for Sag Harbor Mayor

Sag Harbor Village voters will elect both a new mayor and a new village justice when they go to the polls on June 16.

Candidates Come Forward for School Board Races in Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton

Voters in Sag Harbor and Bridgehampton will return to the polls next month to cast their ballots for school board candidates and approve or deny districts’ proposed budgets.

Five to Run for Three Seats on Sag Harbor School Board

The petitions are in and it's a race for Sag Harbor School Board of Education next month. Five candidates have submitted petitions for candidacy including...

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Pianist Judy Carmichael is in the Swing and Coming Back to Bay Street!

The Saturday after Thanksgiving happened to be Judy Carmichael’s birthday. But this year, Carmichael, a Grammy-nominated stride and swing pianist, wasn’t home in Sag Harbor, celebrating with friends. Instead, she was at sea as part of her latest gig, sailing aboard the luxury cruise ship Crystal Serenity where she had been performing all week. And after a year and a half of canceled performances due to COVID-19 — some 200 of them — she’s totally fine with that.

Remember the Automat? There’s a Film for That

The concept of the cafeteria is, in its purest sense, an expression of egalitarian communal dining. People from different backgrounds can sit together, share a meal and effectively connect with their “community.” It was this idea that initially hooked first-time filmmaker Lisa Hurwitz.

Dawn Porter to Receive Hamptons Doc Fest Pennebaker Career Achievement

Inspired by a deep curiosity and empathy for the human experience, director Dawn Porter specializes in unfiltered storytelling through documentary films. “I think you have to take your ego out of the storytelling and be open to letting the story reveal itself. It’s not the story I want to tell, it’s what the story is,” she said.