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Pierson High School Students Prepare For Opening Night Next Week

On Thursday, Pierson High School students were going over their lines as the play’s producer, Melissa Luppi, looked over the set to make sure everything was in place, as they prepared for their opening night, next Thursday, November 21.

Sag Harbor Students Participate In Red Ribbon Week To Combat Drug Use

Pierson Middle-High School students tied red ribbons throughout the village of Sag Harbor last week, including on benches in the park and on stop signs on Main Street, to raise awareness of drug and alcohol abuse and to demonstrate their commitment to leading healthy lifestyles.

Ribbon Cutting for Legion’s New History Exhibit Set for Nov. 11

Beginning with a ribbon cutting to be hosted by curator Paul Gerecke right after the annual Sag Harbor Veterans Day Parade on Monday, November 11, the Sag Harbor American Legion's new military history exhibition room will be open to the public free of charge on a limited basis.

Sag Harbor School Board Receives Update on Stella Maris Project

The update came just a week after the board was informed by a Sag Harbor school business official that the project would cost millions more than anticipated when voters approved the project in 2016.

Sag Harbor School District Architects Specify Safety Issues With Memorial

The current location of the Michael Semkus memorial workout station at Pierson Middle-High School does not meet current safety standards

Sag Harbor Students Try Out Experiential Learning

The murder mystery was a part of the school’s PLANT program, which is short for Preparing Learners for A New Tomorrow.

Semkus Memorial Project Postponed

A stop-work order was hand-delivered to Drew Harvey on September 12, just a day before the planned completion of the Michael Semkus memorial workout station, which he’d been fundraising for and planning for over a year.

Mayor Mulcahy Takes Help From Fifth Graders To Better Sag Harbor Environment

Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy visited science teacher Kryn Olson’s fifth grade science lab at Sag Harbor Elementary School on October 10 to discuss current projects to address the village’s waters and environment.

Bramoff to Lead SAFE in Sag Harbor

Brooke Bramoff has been named the newest project coordinator for SAFE in Sag Harbor, the nonprofit that aims to educate community members about the dangers of substance abuse and other high-risk behaviors among area youth.

Sag Harbor School District Will Seek Interim Superintendent

On Tuesday night, the Sag Harbor Board of Education empowered School Leadership LLC to begin a search for an interim superintendent that would serve from early December through the spring, when a permanent replacement for Superintendent Katy Graves is expected to be hired.
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Library District Voters Approve Budget, Select Trustees

Sag Harbor voters overwhelmingly approved a $3.092 million budget for 2020 for the John Jermain Memorial Library, 231-35, on Thursday night.

Pierson High School: Here Comes Homecoming

Pierson High School in Sag Harbor will celebrate Homecoming this weekend with a slate of events for students, parents, alumni and the community at large.

The Retreat Earns $450,000 To Help Survivors Secure Long-Term Housing

That is where funding for transitional housing becomes critical to ensuring that a survivor does not become a victim once more, says The Retreat’s executive director, Loretta Davis. Earlier this month, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced $450,000 in federal funding for The Retreat through the U.S. Department of Justice Transitional Housing Grant Assistance Program.

Search Begins For New Sag Harbor School Superintendent

Parents in the Sag Harbor School District voiced their concerns regarding diversity, special education and transparency at Monday evening’s forum on the search for a new superintendent

Sag School Board Frustrated by Learning Center Timeline

Ed Bernhauer, a senior architectural designer with IBI Group, distributed a schedule showing Sag Harbor residents and the Sag Harbor School District Board of Education the progress of the already delayed Sag Harbor Learning Center building on Division Street at Monday night’s School Board meeting.

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