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Broadway Baby Presented by the Southampton Cultural Center

Posted on 11 April 2014

Follow the journey through Broadway and the American Songbook of Valerie diLorenzo, an award-winning professional singer and Equity actress in Broadway Baby, a concert presented by the Southampton Cultural Center. On Saturday, April 26, the center presents an evening of songs, stories and laughter as Ms. diLorenzo recounts her experiences in the entertainment industry. The [...]

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Ken Dorph

Posted on 09 April 2014

Sag Harbor’s Ken Dorph will discuss his experiences in the Arab world as both a business consultant and interested observer at the Bay Street Theatre’s inaugural “With My Eyes” series, sponsored with the John Jermain Memorial Library, on Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m.

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Sag Harbor Likely to Move Forward with Traffic Calming This Spring

Posted on 09 April 2014

Sag Harbor officials appear ready to move forward with a pilot program to calm traffic at key intersections throughout the village.

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Gregor Offers Noyac Road Update to Civic Council

Posted on 09 April 2014

Southampton Town Highway Superintendent Alex Gregor on Tuesday said he was optimistic a long awaited construction project on Noyac Road at Cromer’s Market should be completed by the end of June.

Speaking to the Noyac Civic Council, Mr. Gregor said PSEG Long Island had finished moving electric lines serving the area to new poles and that he was waiting for Cablevision and Verizon to move their lines. Verizon crews will then be in charge of removing the old utility poles before DeLalio Construction begins to work on the road itself.

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Sag Harbor Mayor Criticized for Lack of Capital Spending Plan

Posted on 09 April 2014

Former Sag Harbor Mayor Pierce Hance was ready with the questions when the village board held a public hearing on April 2 on Mayor Brian Gilbride’s proposed $8.5 million budget.

Mr. Hance, who is a financial analyst, said the mayor’s failure to have a capital plan in place would have dire consequences as the village is required down the road to undertake dock and bulkhead repairs, drainage projects and even replace fire trucks.

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Sag Harbor Express Named Newspaper of the Year

Posted on 09 April 2014

The Sag Harbor Express was named Newspaper of the Year at the New York Press Association convention last weekend in Saratoga Springs. The Express earned the most contest points in the state for a single flag newspaper, based on editorial and advertising awards given out during NYPA’s 2013 Better Newspaper Contest. The paper  scored 415 [...]

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Thiele Introduces Legislation to Regulate Running Bamboo

Posted on 09 April 2014

New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. has introduced legislation in the New York State Assembly that, if passed, would regulate “running bamboo.” The legislation is modeled after legislation enacted in Connecticut that took effect last October. “Running bamboo,” and its complex root system, is an extremely fast growing plant which can spread horizontally [...]

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Gillibrand, Bishop Call on USDA to Designate LI Sound and Peconic Bay as Critical Conservation Areas

Posted on 09 April 2014

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, and Congressman Tim Bishop urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture this week to designate the Long Island Sound and Peconic Bay watershed as a critical conservation area. Such a designation could lead to increased federal funding to help protect and improve the quality of drinking water [...]

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East Hampton Plans Airport Noise Study

Posted on 08 April 2014

East Hampton Town Councilwoman Kathee Burke-Gonzalez announced on Tuesday that the town would undertake a noise study this summer with an eye toward developing use restrictions at East Hampton Airport.

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Third Arrest Made in Summer Burglary Case in Sag Harbor

Posted on 08 April 2014

A 16-year-old became the third youth arrested by Sag Harbor Village Police in connection with a string of burglaries last summer.