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Home: Bruce Beyer — Creating a Home Filled with Music

In Sag Harbor, when you hear the last name Beyer, you might instantly think: music. The Beyer family has been filling the air with the sound of music for generations. It all began with grandfather Jacob Carl Beyer ...

On The Road: The Art of Planning and Slovakian Soulmates

Travel is a strange animal. Part meticulous planning, part complete happenstance, despite the best thought-out routes you never know exactly where the road might take you — so it’s best to go along for the ride, even if it takes you to Bratislava.

Home: The Full and Wonderful Life of George Boziwick

I asked George Boziwick the secret to his longevity and good health — “stay busy, keep moving and make sure your mind is active.”

On The Road: By Dawn’s Early Light — Adventures of Mothers and Daughters

My bedside alarm went off at the predetermined hour — 4:30 a.m. Yes, it was a ridiculous time to get up on a Wednesday morning in the middle of summer, but I was on a mission to watch the sunrise over Main Beach in East Hampton and it had been several weeks in the making.

Eye on Public Health: Gone but Not Forgotten

When Scott Pruitt resigned from the EPA last week, there was heated speculation as to whether he actually wrote his resignation letter.

On the Road: Making Sense of Red Subarus, Flying Neutrinos and The Logical Song

It’s official. I no longer see my daughter with any regularity. The demise of our mother/daughter relationship coincided with precisely three factors that collided this spring — a perfect storm, if you will, of willful independence compounded by a reluctance to dive headfirst into the college application process.

On the Road: Straight From the Source’s Mouth

A couple weeks ago, my daughter came home with an assignment for her AP U.S. History class that required parental intervention. It involved the sharing of a story from her family’s history through the use of primary source documents.

Expressions: I’ll Be There for Your Loved Ones

I met both of them just one time, and all of me wishes I could go back in time to share a few more special moments with each one of them.

Home: For Cheryl Rozzi, Home is Something to Smile About

I’m sure you must have seen her on her way to the post office, one of the friendliest people in Sag Harbor, with a sunny smile that seems to light-up Main Street, and a warmth that spreads like butter.

On the Road: The Path Less Traveled … a Journey to Higher Education

The college search is on, and among the promises is one that says parents eat free on campus whenever they visit their offspring. Free? At $65,000 a year for tuition, room and board, feeding mom and dad seems like the least they can do!

Expressions: The Eyes of the World

When I was twenty, far too young to know any better, I booked a one-way ticket on a Yugoslavian freighter bound for Tangier, Morocco.

Sag Harbor Days: Memories of Thai Flavors

One of the most memorable dishes I’ve ever eaten was a plate of Thai basil chicken at a neighborhood restaurant near my student apartment during my graduate school days.

Home: Meet the Potters,

Since my own retirement I have stumbled upon many articles about the best places on earth to retire.

Expressions: French Reunion

Oh, to be 19 again, when air travel was still a novel experience and the notion of flying to Paris on a Boeing 747 was a dream come true.

On the Road: Duck and Cover — and Other Games From the Nuclear Era

The sound of hundreds of alerts being issued simultaneously on hundreds of cell phones and digital devices filled the tropical night air. Just one thought went through my mind. “Uh oh … here we go again.”

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Outfitting for the Season at Flying Point

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Business: Belgian Beer at Lulu, Craft Beer at Indian Wells, Romance at Baker House

Without a doubt, Belgian beer has a very distinct taste and presentation, unlike anything from Germany, Ireland or the United States.

Sag Harbor Village Board To Meet on Pending Septic, Waterways Proposals

The Sag Harbor Village Board will hold a work session on Wednesday, January 23, at 2 p.m. at village hall. to review two proposed local laws. One would require “innovative and alternative" septic systems for new construction and major repairs of existing septic systems. The other would update the village waterways law.