Education

School Approves Laptops for All Students

Next year, the Sag Harbor School District is hoping to give all students in the fifth and sixth grades a laptop that would stay...

Student Has Eye on Science Prize

  Pierson High School’s Andrew Mitchell has been named a semifinalist for the Intel science competition — a national competition that gives scholarships and other...

Students Can Get 49 College Credits at Pierson

Pierson High School has always offered advanced placement (AP) courses for students interested in them but now, many of those courses will be accepted...

Teachers to Tell Their Side

Temperatures barely went over freezing last Friday, but that did not stop teachers in the Sag Harbor School District from picketing outside the elementary...

Big Fix at School Would Cost Millions

Sag Harbor school district taxpayers may be looking at spending over $16 million to tackle a number of items in and around the district’s...

Money Talk Makes for Tense Bridgehampton School Board Meeting

By Marianna Levine   School finances were at the forefront of often tense discussions during Monday night’s Bridgehampton School Board meeting. Concerns over closing the school’s...

Bad Connection for School Phone System

The phone lines have been “busy” in the Sag Harbor School District as of late, but not in a good way. Two weeks ago,...

Teachers Protest in Sag Harbor

  Last week, teachers in the Sag Harbor UFSD met outside both the elementary and high schools before school brandishing signs to protest the school...

School Faces Loss of Revenue While Costs Rise

In light of the current economic climate, the Sag Harbor school district has decided to begin delivering the expected budget for 2009-2010 to the...

Christmas Feast at Bridgehampton School

On Tuesday the entire Bridgehampton School District met in the gymnasium to share a Christmas Feast together. As the younger children continued to learn...

District Considers New Plans for Auditorium and Parking at Pierson

The “Facilities Study” of both Sag Harbor Elementary School and Pierson Middle/High School in the Sag Harbor school district is a compilation of different...

Mitten Line

Some parents look forward to the holiday season, scrambling to buy gifts for friends and family, buying decorations and spending money on yards of...

Bridgehampton’s Principal Pryor Gets Tenure

By Marianna Levine   Euphoric and lengthy applause greeted the announcement that Bridgehampton Superintendent Dr. Youngblood had approved Bridgehampton principal Jack Pryor for tenure. In an...

Kids can Earn College Credits at Pierson

A few weeks ago, Jeff Nichols, the principal of Pierson High School, gave a presentation at a board of education meeting about Advanced Placement...

School Seeks Help in Finding Economies

In an attempt to combine ideas from community members and faculty, the Sag Harbor School District held a forum last Thursday to ask for...

Latest Articles

Larocca Announces Affordable Housing Initiative In Sag Harbor

As part of a new effort to address the lack of affordable housing in Sag Harbor, Mayor Jim Larocca said this week he would appoint trustees Bob Plumb and Ed Haye to serve as co-chairs of the Sag Harbor Affordable Housing Initiative.

Lil’ Birdie Opens in Sag Harbor

Located off Division Street in Sag Harbor, Lil’ Birdie offers all natural and organic homemade fried chicken, grilled chicken, and falafel sandwiches with a unique selection of sauces at an affordable price.

North Haven Returns To In-Person Meetings

The North Haven Village Board last week backed away from a proposal to slap an automatic two-week stop-work order on contractors who continue to ignore the village’s weekend-ban on noisy construction work after first receiving a warning from the building inspector.