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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.

Eye on Art: Miró at the Modern

 “Joan Miró: Birth of the World,” on view through June 15 at the Museum of Modern Art, is both a delight and a revelation.

Suffolk Closeup: A Rabbi Resigns

A central figure in the realms of social justice and religious life in Suffolk County, Rabbi Dr. Steven Moss, for 28 years the chairperson of the Suffolk County Human Rights Commission, is retiring.

Forever Young: One Flew Out of the Cuckoos Nest

Seven hours of watching and listening finally offered up a narrative for the chaos of news sound bites — fake news or “real.”

Sidelines: Little Miss Colorado

I’m learning with every passing year that our children won’t always follow in our footsteps and share in our interests, hobbies or recreational pursuits.

Real News: Newspaper Publishers Set Out on a More Certain Path

Leaders from newspaper associations across the United States and Canada have banded together on a relevance study led by Andy Cunningham of the Cunningham Collective.

It’s Only Natural: Springtime

March 20 was the first day of spring, the season when life renews itself, and invites us to renew our lives too.

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Tommy John Schiavoni Announces State Senate Run

Southampton Town Board member and Sag Harbor resident Tommy John Schiavoni announced his candidacy for State Senate on Friday

Pierson Volleyball Is Bound for States Once Again

The Lady Whalers will make a return trip the New York State Class C Championships after they knocked off Oyster Bay, 3-1, to earn the program’s seconds trip to states in three years.

Sag Harbor Superintendent Katy Graves to Take Leave for “Immediate Surgery”

“With a heavy heart, I regret to inform the members of the Board of Education and the community that I will have to step away from my duties beginning on November, 22, 2019 as the Superintendent of the Sag Harbor Schools for immediate surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York City,” said Ms. Graves in a letter to the board of education on November 15.