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Voter Registration Drive

Posted on 17 September 2014

The League of Women Votes of the Hamptons will register voters at 12 sites across the East End on Tuesday, September 23, which is the third annual National Voter Registration Day.

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Tick Talk

Posted on 17 September 2014

Everyone’s favorite topic, ticks and the diseases they spread, will be the subject of a panel discussion sponsored by the Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center at Southampton Hospital at Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor on Saturday morning.

West Nile Finding

Posted on 17 September 2014

Another good reason to be happy that summer is almost over: Suffolk County Health Commissioner Dr. James L. Tomarken reported this week that 28 more mosquito samples taken earlier this month tested positive for the West Nile virus, including one that was found on Shelter Island.

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Archaeological Survey Sought for Eastville House

Posted on 17 September 2014

The increasing number of teardowns in Sag Harbor has become something of a hot-button issue. But last week, the discussion was expanded to include what do about a house that is literally collapsing onto itself.

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Blaze Destroys Historic Home in Sagaponack; Arson Suspected

Posted on 17 September 2014

A fire that swept through a vacant 17th century colonial house on Main Street in Sagaponack early Monday morning is being investigated as a possible case of arson.

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Sag Harbor Garden Center Ready for Fall Rush

Posted on 17 September 2014

When summer begins its annual transition into Autumn shortly after Labor Day, homeowners start to feel an awful lot like the grasshopper in Aesop’s fable who put off preparing for winter until it was too late. As the days grow shorter and the temperatures cool off, they are out in the garden, planting bulbs, fertilizing their shrubs and planting grass seed in an effort to beat the first frost.

Bishop Kicks Off Campaign

Posted on 17 September 2014

On Saturday, more than 250 supporters of U.S. Representative Tim Bishop gathered outside his Farmingville campaign office to kick off his bid for reelection. Mr. Bishop, County Executive Steve Bellone and Long Island Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO President John Durso were among the speakers at the rally.

East Hampton Will Let Citizens Weigh In

Posted on 17 September 2014

East Hampton Town announced this week that it would hold a series of informational hearings on hot topics in the coming weeks.

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Harbor Committee To Weigh In

Posted on 17 September 2014

The Sag Harbor Harbor Committee devoted half of a nearly two-hour-long work session on Tuesday to discussing the status of a lease between the village and the Sag Harbor Yacht Yard, before agreeing it would send a memo to the village board, urging it to maintain a maritime use of the property.

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Sag Harbor ZBA Frets Over Project Near Bluff

Posted on 17 September 2014

The application of Alan and Anita Sosne, who want to add a second-floor addition to their house, put in a pool and make other improvements to their property at 18 Cove Road, saw their application tabled once again by the Sag Harbor Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday.

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