On Saturday, January 2, Sag Harbor Schools Superintendent Jeff Nichols announced that the district would not return for in-person classes for the next week...
In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by reporters Stephen J. Kotz and Michelle Trauring, as well as Sag Harbor Express Publisher Emeritus Bryan Boyhan, and the group discusses The Express News Group’s Persons of the Year selections for 2020.
The Sag Harbor Express Person Of The Year: Deborah O’Brien
The Sag Harbor Express Person Of The Year: Cindy Ward Capalbo
Staffing concerns and positive COVID-19 test results among the student population were once again at the forefront of the conversation at Sag Harbor Board of Education meeting on Monday night.
An Anonymous Gift Makes For A Brighter Christmas For South Fork Kids
SAFE Sag Harbor Receives Grant To Help With Substance Abuse Prevention Program
Those who waited until the last minute this year were no doubt disappointed to discover that tree stands and garden centers across eastern Long Island had been pretty much picked clean of trees, wreaths, and other greenery by the middle of the month.
New York State hospitals began screening samples from COVID-19 tests this week for signs that a new strain of the coronavirus that has been identified in the United Kingdom and South Africa and is believed to be vastly more contagious than earlier strains has already arrived here on international flights.
Just three weeks after collapsing while playing pickleball at the Southampton Town Recreation Center in North Sea, former Southampton High School football coach Vinny Mangano said this week he was on the mend and grateful for the quick actions on the part of staff members who helped save his life by administering CPR and using an automated external defibrillator to apply a shock to restore his heart’s normal rhythm.
Christmas came early for 15 puppies on December 19 when two local pilots flew round-trip from East Hampton Airport to Camden, South Carolina, to save them from a bleak fate and deliver them to the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons for adoption.
Taking an early step toward establishing a uniform policy on shoreline protection, the North Haven Village Board last week conducted an on-line work session to go over a new waterfront inventory of the North Haven peninsula prepared by Race Coastal Engineering of Stratford, Connecticut.
North Haven homeowners with an adjusted gross income of $175,000 or less who must replace their aging septic tanks may not have to install a costly nitrogen-reducing “Innovative-Alternative” system, as otherwise required by rules the village adopted in 2019 to help protect the Peconic Bay estuary from nitrogen pollution.
The decision of the Bridgehampton School District to require that all students be educated remotely until after the holiday break may prove to be a blessing in disguise that will help contractors as they rush to finish major portions of a $29.4 million expansion project.
Sag Harbor Village Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy has ordered village offices closed until further notice out of “an abundance of caution” over a spike in the number of COVID-19 cases being recorded locally.