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Suffolk Closeup: Head: Smart Balloon Practices

“One balloon released is one too many,” says Suffolk County Legislator Sarah Anker.

Fred Thiele: “Taking Care of Home.”

As State Assemblyman, Fred is busy taking care of the area from Montauk to the William Floyd Parkway — a 60-to-70 mile stretch including many towns and villages. “It’s like being a parent. You try to love all of your children equally, but Sag Harbor always holds a special place in my heart."

On The Road: Future Shock and Other Truths of High School Graduation

Back in May 2001 when we brought our newborn daughter home from the hospital, my husband, Adam, and I did the math. Twenty-nineteen.

On Art: Krasner in London

In 1965, the Whitechapel Art Gallery in London presented Lee Krasner’s first retrospective exhibition.

Point of View: The Long Grind from Manhattan East

I deflect compliments and praise for having ridden my bike 105 miles in one day from Manhattan to East Quogue, along with my 10 Flying Point Foundation for Autism teammates and more than 300 other riders.

Looking Back: Harbor Rowing Club Promotes a Old Sport

The crewmen who manned the oars of rugged Sag Harbor whaleboats in the 19th century no doubt thought rowing was just another arduous part of the job.

East End Days: Greens with a Kick

Native to the Mediterranean region, arugula has been a staple ingredient in Italian, Moroccan, Portuguese and Turkish cooking for millennia.

Home: Kathryn ‘Evans’ Gerecke is ‘Praying for Home’

Many believe in the power of prayer, and Kathryn Evans Gerecke is among them.

On the Road: Young at Heart

It’s kind of scary as a young parent when you realize you don’t remember how to plan an adults-only vacation.

A Bit of Memorial Day History and The Memorial Day Poppy

The Memorial Day Poppy started with a poem by Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, a Canadian physician who enlisted to help the allies in the war.

On Art: Women Look at Themselves

As we mourn the loss of Grumpy Cat, it’s a comfort to know that Sulky Lion is still with us, specifically at the Heather James Gallery in Manhattan.

Eye on Public Health: Dialing for Health Care

"I’m trying to find someone who can fix our broken health care system....Physician billing: “I’m sorry. I just do the bills, Ma’am.”

Point of View: Take an Adventure on the Cautious Side

The writer Ray Bradbury once said, “Go to the edge of the cliff and jump off. Build your wings on the way down.”

Looking Back: A Chinese Girl Talks About Her Country and Her Dreams

Several years ago, on a trip through China, I met a Chinese college girl who wanted to practice her English. She asked if we could exchange emails. I said sure.

Notes from the Field: Please Sir, May I have Some More?

We’re just on the cusp of the yearly explosion of reawakening gardens, and it is this expected boom, the anticipation of color and texture and perfume, that sends frissons of excitement right up a gardener’s spine.

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The Southampton Town Planning Board unanimously ruled last week that the site plan application for the demolition and construction of a new Bridgehampton Child Care & Recreational Center administration building.