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Theinert’s Troop Visits

Posted on 18 May 2011

By Bryan Boyhan About 25 members of Lt. Joseph Theinert’s Banshee Troop will arrive on the East End today to pay their respects to the family of the young Shelter Island man who was killed last June while serving in Kandahar Province in Afghanistan. Lt. Theinert, who split his time between Sag Harbor and Shelter [...]

Express Wins 21 NYPA Awards

Posted on 13 April 2011

A total of 171 newspapers from across the state submitted 2,634 entries. The Express earned a first place plaque in the most competitive category, feature story, for a piece written by Marissa Maier about the flooding in a Sag Harbor neighborhood last March (the judges said “Good imagery helps the reader experience what residents experienced.”). [...]

Two Killed in Sag Harbor Accident When Car Bursts into Flames

Posted on 13 April 2011

Two local men were killed on Saturday, April 9, when their car left the road, hit a tree and burst into flames. At about 3:34 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, the Southampton Town Police responded to the accident on Brick Kiln Road near Pheasant Lane in Noyac. Investigating officers determined the accident involved a 2006 Ford [...]


Amy Durning

Posted on 01 April 2011

The Pierson High School grad who is currently a producer of the film “3 Backyards,” which appears at Sag Harbor Cinema this weekend, on the challenges of independent filmmaking, getting started in the business and life after high school. When was it you graduated from Pierson? Hmmmm. I think it was 1997. I remember Gary [...]

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Water Shuttle Proposed: Would Link Four Ports on East End

Posted on 16 March 2011

By Bryan Boyhan For at least the third time in the past 20 years a proposal has been floated to create a service bringing water-borne passengers into Sag Harbor and linking the village with ports elsewhere. Jim Ryan of Response Marine, Inc., a Mattituck-based company that deploys vessels and manpower to other businesses in marine [...]

Pam Giacoia

Posted on 16 March 2011

By Bryan Boyhan What are some of the biggest challenges seniors on the East End face today? Well, isolation is one. If family members move away and friends die, there is frequently no one for many of the seniors out here. Also, finances is a big concern. Many of our seniors find themselves house rich [...]

Chess Table Memorial Possible, But Not on Bay Street

Posted on 12 March 2011

By Kathryn G. Menu A proposal to allow Myron Levine to gift the Village of Sag Harbor a couple of cement chess tables, benches and stools in memoriam to his son Josh was not rejected by the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees during its Tuesday night meeting. But its proposed location was. Josh Levine [...]

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Southampton Town Eyes “Complete Streets”

Posted on 12 March 2011

By Bryan Boyhan Southampton Town wants to take a more wholistic approach to their streets. “We want to look at roads as something more than carrying cars and trucks,” Tom Neely, the town’s director of public transportation, told members of the Noyac Civic Council on Tuesday night. “We want to look at our roads as [...]

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Eating What You Grow: A Farm Works to Preserve the Culture of Food

Posted on 02 March 2011

Emily J. Weitz For 15 generations, the decisions made at and about Sylvester Manor, which comprises 243 acres on Shelter Island, were in the hands of one person. As a family-owned and operated estate since 1652, the fate of the place was always at the mercy of the head of the family. But that is [...]

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Code Helps Real Estate Go Mobile

Posted on 17 February 2011

By Bryan Boyhan Computer technology has rapidly changed the way we choose to make our purchases. We buy music and videos online, make our vacation reservations online, and each Christmas more and more people are buying their holiday gifts over the Internet, replacing in some cases the glossy catalogues that jam our mailboxes. The benefits [...]

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