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A Laundry List of Ferry Road Issues

On Tuesday, August 26 the Sag Harbor Planning Board listened to a laundry list of potential environmental impacts at the proposed condominium project at...

Town Justice Race Heats Up

By Melissa Lynch  While the nation may be turning its attention to the presidential races, Southampton Town is having its own highly anticipated race for...

Town Explores $4.2 Million Deficit

By Melissa Lynch Last week, the Southampton Town Board faced a frustrated group of town police officers, concerned over a proposal that would cut officers...

Security Measures and New Faces at School

By Melissa Lynch Of the topics that were discussed at Monday night’s school board meeting, security was one that garnered a good deal of discussion....

Tweak Energy Code

In late July the town of Southampton adopted some of the strictest energy standards in both New York State and the country concerning construction...

Protest Pushes Cop Cuts Off Table

http://www.youtube.com/v/hJMnNcHodHo&hl=en&fs=1 It would have been a perfect night to rob a bank in Southampton, as roughly 30 police officers filled the boardroom Tuesday at town...

Bulova Leaps Its Final Hurdle

At Tuesday night’s Sag Harbor Planning Board meeting, likely one of the biggest redevelopment projects in village history was approved with just a handful...

Objectives, Goals and Just Do Its

There are goals, there are objectives and then there are “just do its.” The Sag Harbor School District adopted their goals for the upcoming...

Sag Harbor Cinema Closer To Landmark Status

The Sag Harbor Cinema is just steps away from being designated as a historic landmark in the Village of Sag Harbor, but an earlier...

Sag Harbor Comprehensive Plan Details Method Behind New Code

The Village of Sag Harbor has been in the throes of a full zoning code revision for over a year now, in part, due...

District Is Targeting Special Education Spending

Each year during budget season, special education at Sag Harbor is scrutinized by a faction of the community concerned over high classification rates and...

School Criticized In State’s Audit

The New York State Comptroller’s Office released their audit of the Sag Harbor School District, from July 2006 to November 2007, this week and...

Public Meeting To Discuss Sag Harbor Toxic Cleanup

A cadre of professionals from a number of state agencies and the utility responsible for the cleanup under the former manufactured gas plant on...

Health Testing At Havens Beach Is Incomplete

For a week now, following an article and editorial in last week’s The East Hampton Star,  officials from the Village of Sag Harbor have...

Sagaponack Seeking To Rein In Big Events

Special events applications once again took center stage at the Sagaponack Village board meeting on Monday. And at the end of the meeting, Mayor...

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On The Road: Food for Thought (and the College Student)

“There’s no food in this house!” So came the plaintive wails of our daughter as she perused the kitchen shelves in late December, having newly arrived from completion of her first semester of college. "Really?" I thought. "Is that possible? No food at all?"

Schaivoni Retracted LaValle Statement

Tommy John Schiavoni, the Southampton Town Councilman from Sag Harbor running for New York State Senate, retracted a statement critical of Senator Kenneth P. LaValle shortly after it was released following the announcement of Mr. LaValle’s retirement late last week.

Sara Cochran Named Executive Director of The Church in Sag Harbor

The Church — an incubator for the arts in the former Sag Harbor United Methodist Church building on Madison Street — now has an executive director and chief curator in Sara Cochran.