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The Vendettas Bring Family Friendly Rock and Roll to Bay Street Theater

Posted on 15 December 2014

For four years, local Long Island musicians playing together as rockabilly cover band, The Vendettas, have performed a family-friendly holiday spectacular at Bay Street Theater, which will take place at 7 p.m. on Sunday, December 21 this year.

Bridgehampton Vigil Calls Attention to Minority Deaths at Hands of Police

Posted on 13 December 2014

More than 40 people converged on the Bridgehampton War Monument on Montauk Highway Friday afternoon for a silent vigil to protest the killings of African Americans and other minorities by American police—and the failure of grand juries to indict the officers involved in the killings.

Holding signs reading “Black Lives Matter,” “Hands Up for Justice,” or bearing the names of victims, the group braved chilly temperatures for nearly two hours as the occasional passing motorist honked a horn in support.

New Vote Set for January 20 in Bridgehampton

Posted on 11 December 2014

The two candidates in the disputed Bridgehampton fire commissioner election have agreed to a rematch on January 20.

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Housing Trust Closes on Cottages

Posted on 10 December 2014

The Sag Harbor Community Housing Trust Inc. announced this week that it had finalized the purchase for $1.25 million of The Cottages, a nine-unit rental development on Route 114 just outside Sag Harbor Village.

Questions for Proposed Plastic Bag Ban

Posted on 10 December 2014

A bid to have Sag Harbor Village join a regionwide ban on most single-use plastic shopping bags received is first major pushback on Tuesday night at a public hearing before the Sag Harbor Village Board of Trustees.

Measure Would Restore Drinking Water Money

Posted on 10 December 2014

Legislation sponsored by Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman to make sure federal and state reimbursements are properly returned to the Suffolk County Drinking Water Protection Program was approved unanimously at the December 2 meeting of the County Legislature.

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Harbor Committee Has Questions About Fill

Posted on 10 December 2014

Questions about whether it should approve the unauthorized addition of fill to the waterside property of a house at 188 Redwood Road occupied the Sag Harbor Harbor Committee’s attention on Monday.

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Woman Claims Police Harassment

Posted on 10 December 2014

A woman who said she was falsely arrested, unlawfully detained, and physically harassed by Sag Harbor Village Police has filed a notice of claim against the village, its police department and Sgt. Thomas Pagano.

North Fork Residents Ask East Hampton Town Board to Ban Helicopters

Posted on 10 December 2014

Just two days after environmental analysts explained just how widespread the East Hampton Airport noise problem is, several residents of the North Fork traveled to a town board meeting to ask the town to once again consider its neighbors to the north and ban helicopters.

Christmas Trees: Man Sewn Vs. Home Grown

Posted on 10 December 2014

The debate between choosing an artificial or live, cut Christmas tree has always been a win-lose one.