Environment

Senator LaValle to Host Environmental Roundtable Thursday in Riverhead

New York State Senator Kenneth LaValle will host a two-hour-long environmental roundtable to discuss issues impacting the First Senate District this Thursday, February 7...

County Sidewalk Project on Turnpike Irks Environmentalists

A Suffolk County sidewalk construction project already partially completed on the Sag Harbor/Bridgehampton Turnpike has drawn the criticism of both the Friends of the...

Bishop Talks Environment, Education at Chamber Luncheon

  Standing in Sag Harbor’s American Hotel on Tuesday afternoon in front of a group including members of the Peconic Land Trust, East Hampton business...

Environmental Advocate Named CCOM Executive Director

The Concerned Citizens of Montauk (CCOM) — a non-profit advocacy group that has dedicated itself to the preservation and protection of Montauk’s environment and...

Environmental Groups Call for Pesticide Ban

The Group for the East End was joined by a host of other environmental organizations and health communities at a press conference last week...

Carl Safina Revisits an Environmental Crisis

by Courtney M. Holbrook After the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20, 2010 and the subsequent...

Unlimited Earth Care: Working With the Environment

By Emily J. Weitz It used to be that only people who chose to live in the woods wrangled with the presence of deer in...

Scanlon’s Fireplace: Saving the Environment, One Holiday Hearth at a Time

For close to 13 years the Scanlon family has brought fireplaces, wood burning stoves and chimney services to the East End through Sag Harbor...

Southampton Town Council Candidates Debate Environment, Energy and Money

From the Community Preservation Fund to promoting sustainable energy, the Southampton Town candidates for town council — Bridget Fleming, Sally Pope, Jim Malone and...

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A Welcome Return For Sag Harbor’s HarborFest

HarborFest returned to Sag Harbor this weekend after a one-year hiatus owing to the coronavirus, and to say it was a hit with a population that has grown weary of being cooped up would be an understatement. Huge crowds converged on Long Wharf and the waterfront under sunny blue skies to listen to music, sample food from a number of purveyors, browse displays or watch the whaleboat races.

Dead Air Surrounds WLNG Tower Application

Over a year ago, when COVID-19 led to an influx of full-time residents in Sag Harbor, village officials scrambled to improve cellular service, which by all accounts suffered considerably as more people competed for limited bandwidth.

Sag Harbor Names New Clerk-Administrator

The reshuffling continues in the Sag Harbor Municipal Building, where on Tuesday, the Village Board named Kate Locascio, who has served as the village tax clerk, to replace Beth Kamper as village clerk-administrator. Ms. Kamper will retire on Thursday, September 23.