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Editorial: Making a Splash

Opponents — and there have been many over the years — of efforts to build a public pool in Southampton Town have often argued...

Editorial: Call for Help

Southampton Town’s Opioid Addiction Task Force, established last year to propose meaningful solutions to help combat the drug crisis on a local level, will...

Editorial: Boosted

Those interested in seeing the spirit of Sag Harbor and its school community shine should plan on attending Spirit Night at Pierson High School on Friday.

Editorial: In the YIMBY Column

By all accounts, there are several thousand — yes, thousand — people in need of year-round, affordable housing in East Hampton and Southampton towns.

Editorial: Time for a Leader

The village’s Harbor Committee has called for water testing in and around Sag Harbor, and now there is a plan to do just that.

Editorial: Public Access for a Public Project

Plans for the renovation of Long Wharf have been in the works for the better part of a decade.

Editorial: The Time is Now

Southampton Town officials announced that the number of fatal overdoses had spiked from five in all of 2016 to 17 through mid-November of this year.

Editorial: Everyone Scores

There is also the question of participation and whether any child’s development should come at the expense of a winning program.

Editorial: Long Time Coming for Long Wharf

Repairing, and improving, Sag Harbor’s Long Wharf, has been a conversation before the village board for well over a decade.

Editorial: A Septic Law Of Our Own

Straddling the border of both towns is the Village of Sag Harbor, which is conveniently exempt from the requirements of the new town laws.

Editorial: Leading by Example

Protecting youth from an opioid crisis that has annually claimed local lives by the dozens is challenging at best.

Editorial: Fighting Opioids

Southampton Town officials last month established a task force to come up with a plan of action to be presented to the town board by next June.

Editorial: In the Nick of Time

Southampton Supervisor Jay Schneiderman’s proposal to create a historic district in the heart of Bridgehampton has merit.

Editorial: Following Its Own Rules

The Sag Harbor Village Board did the right thing when it took back, in part, charges levied against two non-profits for overtime services.

Fairness With Fees

As these largely non-profit events grow, so too may the need for additional village resources to help sustain them.

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