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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 ...

Editorial: Reasonable Restriction

Like a bolt of lightning from the clouds, word came down from Albany last week that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation...

Sidelines: Good Ol’ Sag Harbor

This year’s topic of conversation, among others, leads right to the heart of HarborFest itself.

Editorial: Hard Work, Big Results

We were thrilled to report news this week that Sag Harbor native Kyle McGowin would finally realize his dream of playing Major League Baseball.

Editorial: Bye, Bye

Sag Harbor Village, for a long time, seemed somewhat shielded — especially in its largely owner-operated downtown — until over a decade ago when seemingly all prospective eyes turned to the quaint, tight-knit village.

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.

Editorial: New Priorities

The Community Preservation Fund, established in each of the five East End towns in 1999, has raised $1.343 billion and protected more than 10,000 acres of land from development over the past two decades.

Editorial: Digital Disruption

There is no question that the use of smartphone technology is pervasive and in many ways an intrinsic part of life not just in this country, but worldwide, for better and for worse.

Editorial: We Are the People

We are not the enemy of the people, although even a small community weekly like The Sag Harbor Expresshas not escaped the shadow of doubt and mistrust purposefully seeded in the minds of citizens by the current administration in the White House.

Editorial: Paranoia

People get angry about government and its regulations and interference in their lives. Sometimes they’re justified. But more often, they don’t know the facts and they concoct heinous conspiracy theories to explain why they were targeted.

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.”

Editorial: A Special Circumstance

It makes good sense for the New York State Comptroller’s Office to call out school districts that pile up big unrestricted fund balances in excess of the statutory limit of 4 percent of the following year’s annual budget.

Editorial: Within Reach

Sag Harbor’s new Main Street pizza place is set to open this week and we hope the community welcomes the owners, Michael Cinque and Laurent Tourondel, and their staff with open arms.

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.

Editorial: Time To Act

When it comes to low-nitrogen residential septic systems — technology which environmentalists and towns hope will aid in efforts to reduce nitrogen-load in local waters — we’re on board.

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Southampton Town Animal Control Picks Up Dead Caracal in Water Mill

Acting on a referral from Southampton Town Police, Southampton Town Animal Control on Monday picked up a deceased caracal, a wild cat native to Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia, in Water Mill.

A Conversation With Bonnie Michelle Cannon

Bonnie Michelle Cannon, the executive director of the Bridgehampton Child Care and Recreational Center, was recently appointed by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone to the county’s African American Advisory Board.

Editorial: Rules for the CACs

Should a Citizens Advisory Committee in Southampton Town play the role of advocate before the Town Planning Board, opposing or calling for modifications in development proposals?