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Bridgehampton Fire Department Responds to Fire on Sagg Main Street

Posted on 28 June 2015

On Sunday, June 28 at roughly 7:10 a.m. the Bridgehampton Fire Department responded to 794 Sagg Main Street in Sagaponack for a report of a structure fire. Arriving units discovered a smoke condition in the house, and called for mutual aid from the East Hampton and Sag Harbor Fire Departments. The cause of the fire was soon found [...]

Community Grant Winners Announced

Posted on 24 June 2015

The Long Island Community Foundation and the board of the All For the East End Fund have announced the second round of grants in the Building Stronger Neighborhood Program to support organizations serving Long Island’s East End.

Sag Harbor Elementary Teachers’ Perform McLean’s “Duckhampton”

Posted on 24 June 2015

Sag Harbor Elementary School students learned what it takes to be a writer when Christian McLean, author of the popular children’s book “Duckhampton,” visited them during a recent morning program. A Sag Harbor resident, Mr. McLean spoke to students about his craft and read from his book, which chronicles a family of Central Park ducks [...]

Bay Street Theater Brings Quinn’s New York Story to the Stage

Posted on 24 June 2015

Sag Harbor’s Bay Street Theater will present a work-in-progress, “Colin Quinn The New York Story,” directed by Jerry Seinfeld, on June 30, July 2 and July 3 at 4 p.m. In “Colin Quinn The New York Story,” the comedian bemoans the rise and fall of his hometown from its modest beginnings as Dutch outpost to [...]

LongHouse Reserve Celebrates Young Artists at Student Annual VIII

Posted on 24 June 2015

On Wednesday, June 17, the LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton hosted the Student Annual VIII honoring artwork inspired by the reserve, which students in grades kindergarten through 12th grade are encouraged to visit free of charge. The reserve received over 300 submissions in categories as diverse as animation, technology, photography, product design, illustration and landscape [...]

Choral Society of the Hamptons Brings 100 Voices Together for “The Creation”

Posted on 24 June 2015

A chorus of 100 voices and a 30-piece orchestra will join forces to perform Haydn’s masterpiece, The Creation, on Saturday, June 27 at 7 p.m. in the Parish Hall of Most Holy Trinity Church on Buell Lane in East Hampton. The Choral Society of the Hamptons will be joined by The Greenwich Village Chamber Singers, [...]

Community Calendar: June 25-July 2

Posted on 24 June 2015

On Friday, June 26 blues and roots musician Jake Lear will perform at the Sag Harbor Whaling & Historical Museum, 200 Main Street in Sag Harbor. Tickets are $15. For more information, call (631) 283-2494 or Outdoors SAT JUNE 27 Narrow Lane Cleanup, Southampton Trails Preservation Society, 8 to 9 a.m., meet on Narrow [...]

All Against Abuse Brings Communities Together to Support The Retreat

Posted on 24 June 2015

Richard Demato and Kathleen Tait at the 20th Annual All Against Abuse benefit “Roaring 20’s Summer Soiree” on Saturday, June 20 at the Ross School Lower Campus Field House in Bridgehampton. The benefit supports The Retreat, the East End’s only non-profit that provides support and housing for victims of domestic violence, as well as education [...]

Tripoli Gallery in East Hampton Opens “A Walk … Curated by Rob Teeters”

Posted on 23 June 2015

On Saturday, June 27 from 7 to 9 p.m., the Tripoli Gallery in East Hampton will host a reception for “A Walk … Curated by Rob Teeters,” which will remain on view at the Newtown Lane gallery through July 19. The exhibition includes works by Yuji Agematsu, Quentin Curry, Lucy Dodd, Daniel Dewar & Grégory [...]

Sag Harbor ZBA Frowns on Variance Requests

Posted on 22 June 2015

Members of the Sag Harbor Village Zoning Board of Appeals have apparently been paying attention to the growing chorus of voices clamoring for the village to clamp down on development.

During a marathon meeting that stretched more than seven hours on Tuesday, the ZBA said it would not be inclined to grant the 11 variances requested by Paul Glickman, who owns a cottage at 4 West Water Street sandwiched between the former home of Bruce Davis of 1-800-LAWYER fame, and the Beacon restaurant.