Emiley Nill, a senior at Pierson High School, competed in her first-ever International Sport Karate Association kickboxing match on Friday at the Radisson Hotel in Hauppague and Sag Harbor Express photographer Michael Heller was there to tell the story through pictures. “It was tiring, more tiring than I thought it was going to be,” Nill said later. “There was a lot to remember in that six minutes. It was very overwhelming at first, but I’m excited now for the next one. It’s a big relief — it was a long time coming.”
Environmentalists and government leaders gathered with concerned citizens in Noyac on Friday and in a collective voice called for the closure of Sand Land, a sand mine and vegetative waste processing facility in Noyac.
The Towns of Southampton and East Hampton may finally put a dent in the so-called “trade parade” commuter traffic jam that severely clogs the South Fork with a public transit network beginning early next year.