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State Could Approve Wind Farm Cable Landing On Thursday

New York State could issue its determination on the proposal to land the South Fork Wind Farm cable at Beach Lane in Wainscott as early as this Thursday, March 18.

East Hampton Democrats Will Not Endorse Bragman For Re-Election

East Hampton Town Councilman Jeffrey Bragman said on Wednesday that he will not be endorsed by the East Hampton Town Democratic Committee to be a candidate for re-election to a second term on the Town Board.

Finding Beauty in the Fire: ‘East End Collected6’ Endures Against Pandemic Backdrop

When Patrick J. Peters III picks up the phone last Friday afternoon, he is standing in front of an 80-square-foot canvas, staring at a cacophony of color — and, within it, two dichotomous dragons. The first is black and red, greedy and fear-driven, overshadowed by the beast behind him. She, on the other hand, is vibrant and playful, her taloned hand plunged deep into her foe. And, out of the struggle, comes energy and light.

HamptonsFilm’s Virtual Cinema is Back

To kick off the new year, HamptonsFilm Virtual Cinema’s Now Showing platform offers “The Reason I Jump,” Jerry Rothwell’s moving documentary that Variety calls “as emotionally piercing as it is beautiful to behold.”

Staffing Remains A Concern for Sag Harbor Schools

Staffing concerns and positive COVID-19 test results among the student population were once again at the forefront of the conversation at Sag Harbor Board...

Four New Members Join LongHouse Reserve

LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton has added four new members to its board of trustees.

‘Call Me Ishmael,’ Bay Street Brings ‘Moby Dick’ to Life

Bay Street Theater’s Literature Live! program returns with an online theatrical production of Herman Melville’s American classic “Moby Dick.” This virtual production is adapted by Bay Street Theater director of education and community outreach Allen O’Reilly and directed by associate artistic director Will Pomerantz. The show screens at baystreet.org on Tuesday, November 17, at 8 p.m.

Chainsmokers Promoter Fined $20,000 By State For ‘Egregious’ Violations Of Public Health Law’

“I’m responding to a tweet,” Southampton Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman said Wednesday, October 14, after Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $20,000 fine levied against...

In Midst of Pandemic, Hamptons Film Fest carries on — Virtually and as...

For David Nugent, his iPad is the new big screen. His basement, or any quiet room unoccupied by his wife or their two young children in Amagansett, is his new movie theater. And from there, over the last seven months, he has watched the most highly anticipated films of the year — movies that he would normally see at festivals around the world, including SXSW, Tribeca, Cannes and Toronto, all canceled or moved online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jacques Brel As Performed By Alfredo Merat

Bay Street Theater is making “Jacques Brel by Alfredo Merat,” a concert performance available to stream online at baystreet.org on Thursdays at 8 p.m. starting September 24, as part of the theater’s online programming platform Bay Street To-Go.

Artists Consultations With Christina Mossaides Strassfield

Attention all artists! Straighten up your studio, get your artist statement in draft form and invite the Guild Hall Museum director and chief curator Christina Mossaides Strassfield in to for a consultation.

The Meaning of ‘America’ for G.E. Smith and LeRoy Bell

When LeRoy Bell first played his song, “America,” for anyone but himself, it was to an immediately enthused audience of one: G.E. Smith. And neither of them knew how timely their future single would be.

EXPRESS SESSIONS: East End School Superintendents Prepare For New School Year

The doctor’s comments came during a virtual Express Sessions panel on July 30, “Local Districts Face Tough Decisions Ahead,” hosted by the Express News Group via Zoom. The event brought together five area school superintendents: Lars Clemensen of Hampton Bays, Dr. Nicholas Dyno of Southampton, Jeff Nichols of Sag Harbor, Michael Radday of Westhampton Beach, and Debra Winter of Springs. Also on the panel were State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and Jim Kinnier, the president of the Teachers Association of Sag Harbor.

Pollock, Motherwell and Friends: Hamptons Curiosity Room

From Friday, August 7, to Sunday, August 9, New York City-based Shin Gallery in collaboration with Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church of the Hamptons is pleased to present “Pollock, Motherwell and Friends: Hamptons Curiosity Room,” an immersive pop-up exhibition featuring the work of Jackson Pollock, Congo, Robert Motherwell, Carla Prina, Andreas Emenius, Joseph Stella and Georges Lepape, among many others.

Art Fair with Virtual Flair

Hamptons Virtual Art Fair will feature a couple dozen dealers for a VIP sneak preview from July 23 to 26, and about 70 to 80 dealers will take part in the art fair over Labor Day Weekend.

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27Speaks: Keeping Grounded, The Discussion About Closing East Hampton Airport

In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors are joined by senior reporter Michael Wright for a discussion of the conversation around closing East Hampton Airport in an effort to curtail excessive noise from airplanes and helicopters.

Sag Harbor Schools Decline New Contract at Mashashimuet Park

Gregg Schiavoni, the president of the Mashashimuet Park Board of Directors, said on Friday afternoon that the Sag Harbor School District has declined to renew its contract with the park for use of the athletic facilities for its interscholastic sports teams.

The East End Through the Lens Of William Wallace Tooker

Among the appealing aspects of a photograph is what it can tell us about ourselves. Our style, our appearance, the experiences we share, and moments of intimacy and honesty that are suddenly history the instant a shutter clicks. And while the camera can mechanically record these pieces of our past, it is the intent and imagination of the photographer that decides what and how the images are to be remembered.