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Calendar 01/09 to 01/26/14

Posted on 08 January 2014

  Outdoors   SAT JAN 11 How to ID Trees in Winter. 10 a.m. SoFo, 377 Bridgehampton Turnpike, Bridgehampton. Free for members, $7 for non-members, $5 for children. 537-9735. Point Woods Hike. 10 a.m. Meet on Camp Hero Road, Montauk. 668-3432. Stony Hill Woods Hike. 10 a.m. Meet at dirt pull-of on Abraham’s Path, ¼ [...]

Chief Michael Sarlo

Posted on 08 January 2014

The new head of the East Hampton Town Police Department, who began his job on January 1, talks about what’s ahead in the coming year.

Slip Sliding Away

Posted on 08 January 2014

Snow and sidewalks. It’s a combination we here on Sag Harbor’s Main Street know all too well every winter. During big storms, it can be difficult for business and building owners to keep up with demand. Shoveling, salting, then watching as more of the white stuff comes down or, worse yet, the standing water freezes [...]

A Fiat Fantasy

Posted on 08 January 2014

Osman Popovic, a native of Montegreno, has worked at The American Hotel in Sag Harbor for 23 years. And on December 24, Popovic, a waiter, got a Christmas bonus from his boss, Ted Conklin, like no other — a brand new Fiat convertible. Chalk it all up to the power of positive thinking.

Let’s Talk About Sex… No, Really!

Posted on 08 January 2014

Sex. It’s one of those things people just can’t seem to get enough of … especially when they’re talking about it. Which is why writer Ilene Beckerman and director Michael Disher have conceived a theatrical piece that delves into the minds of women by offering an “insider’s look,” if you will, at this most intimate of subjects.

Winter Heats Up With Dante’s “Inferno” (among other writings)

Posted on 07 January 2014

With the coldest temperatures in recent memory roaring into Sag Harbor this week, the first days of 2014 are turning out to be the perfect opportunity for delving into the depths of Hell. And at Canio’s Books on upper Main Street, that’s exactly what they’re doing all month long.

Calendar 12/26/13 to 1/14/14

Posted on 23 December 2013

On Friday, December 27, musician Bryan Campbell (above) performs in a Winter Jazz Concert at Canio’s Cultural Cafe with Steve Shaughnessy. The music begins at 5:30 p.m. at Canio’s, 290 Main Street, Sag Harbor.

Larry Cantwell

Posted on 23 December 2013

The supervisor-elect of East Hampton Town will take office on January 1, 2014.

The Resolution Solution in 2014

Posted on 23 December 2013

With a New Year on the horizon comes the inevitable slew of new resolutions. For most folks, top among them is the vow to be active and live a healthier lifestyle in the coming year. And while resolutions are based on the best of intentions, not long into the new year, the will and the way tend to recede and we revert back to our good old bad habits. Fortunately for those on the East End who are looking to get healthy in 2014, there is a place to turn for support — the Wellness Foundation.

Artwork That is Truly Salt of the Earth

Posted on 23 December 2013

For artist Bettina Werner, her inspiration is the salt of the earth — literally.