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Army Corps, NYSDEC to Unveil Montauk Proposal

Posted on 15 April 2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will present a proposed emergency beach stabilization project for downtown Montauk at a special East Hampton Town Board meeting on Wednesday, April 23, at 1 p.m. Steve Couch, the chief of the Army Corps’ coastal section of the New York [...]

Ceremony Planned At Amagansett Lifesaving Station

Posted on 15 April 2014

East Hampton town officials and the Amagansett Life Saving and Coast Guard Station Committee have invited the public to attend a ceremony at noon on May 3 to commemorate a new flagpole on the grounds of the Amagansett Life Saving Station at Atlantic Avenue Beach. The Amagansett Life Saving Station was built in 1902 and [...]

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East End Clean-up Scheduled for April 26-27

Posted on 15 April 2014

The Great East End Cleanup, an effort to remove litter and debris from public areas throughout Southampton Town, will take place on Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27. This year Southampton Town Councilwoman Christine P. Scalera will coordinate the cleanup, taking over from former  Councilman Chris Nuzzi who spearheaded the event for the past [...]

School Board Candidacy Petitions Due Monday in Bridgehampton, Sag Harbor

Posted on 15 April 2014

Residents interested in running for school board in the  Bridgehampton and Sag Harbor School Districts must submit their petitions for candidacy by Monday, April 21. In Bridgehampton, there are two, three-year terms open this year. One seat is currently held by Elizabeth Kotz, a former board president whose son, Henry, is a senior at Bridgehampton [...]

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Sag Harbor’s George Hirsch Just Wants Food Done Right

Posted on 15 April 2014

Local chef George Hirsch is celebrating the 20th anniversary of his popular public television program, “Living It Up” with a new WLIW series featuring some of the East End’s brightest culinary artisans.

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Spring Fusion Supports The Retreat at the Richard Demato Gallery in Sag Harbor

Posted on 15 April 2014

For the fifth year in a row, the Richard Demato Gallery will host its annual Retreat Art Show, a benefit exhibition for the East Hampton domestic violence shelter, which brings together juried work selected by a panel of collectors and gallerists. The three winners of the contest, which was held at the gallery in 2013, come together as part of “Spring Fusion,” which opens at the gallery on Saturday, April 26.

Calendar – April 17-May 1

Posted on 15 April 2014

Catherine Deneuve and her sister Françoise Dorléac play twins living in the picturesque seaside village of Rochefort, Delphine teaches dance while Solange composes and gives piano lessons, in “The Young Girls of Rochefort.” The film screens this Saturday, April 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the East Hampton Library. As the girls dream of success and romance in the far-off big city, they don’t realize that true love may be just around the corner.
In French with English subtitles.

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Events Celebrate the Spoken Word During National Poetry Month

Posted on 15 April 2014

With flowers finally opening and springtime’s song in the air, it’s no wonder that April is National Poetry Month. And with the abundance of poets living and finding inspiration on the East End, there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate the meticulously written (and spoken) word. From an artist’s ode to poetry on Shelter Island to a gathering of some of the East End’s finest wordsmiths at LTV in East Hampton, these two events offer distinct ways to honor poetry.

Pork & Craft Beer Festival Announced at Topping Rose House

Posted on 15 April 2014

The Topping Rose House (toppingrosehouse.com) on the Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike will host a Pork & Craft Beer Festival Saturday, May 3. Guests can sample craft beers from nearby Long Island breweries such as Moustache, Greenport, Crooked Ladder and Southampton Public House, while the afternoon’s menu will include hand-carved pork belly schwarma, charcuterie, terrines & rillettes, chicharrones and bacon [...]

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Pepalajefa Reopens Friday, April 18

Posted on 15 April 2014

Pepalajefa at 7 Main Street in Sag Harbor will reopen on Friday, April 18 for the season. Offering gourmet take-out including stuffed apples, chorizo with leeks, lamb chops with pesto, homemade zopf, marinated tuna, Spanish bocadillos and Hungarian goulash, among other items, the store’s full menu is available at pepalajefa.com. The eatery will be open [...]

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