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Sag Harbor, Bridgehampton Back To School Tomorrow

Posted on 29 January 2015

Sag Harbor Schools will reopen with a delayed start tomorrow after students enjoyed three glorious snow days.

Friends of the East Hampton Airport File Two Complaints

Posted on 29 January 2015

Just days before the East Hampton Board is scheduled to hear the results of the third and final phase of the airport noise study, the Friends of the East Hampton Airport Coalition filed two targeted legal complaints in order to “protect safety and equal access to the airport.”

Sag Harbor Cleans Up After Blizzard Dumps Two Feet Of Snow

Posted on 28 January 2015

The East End and much of the rest of the Northeast was still digging itself out Wednesday afternoon from under a mountain of snow that fell during a blizzard that some have already called the storm of the century.

East Hampton Requests Proposals for New, Improved Town Hall Campus

Posted on 28 January 2015

The East Hampton Town Board took a step toward providing better public access to its facilities when it issued a request for proposals to reconstruct and reorganize the Town Hall campus.

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Bob Persan

Posted on 28 January 2015

Bob Persan runs Henry Persan & Sons Hardware, and has worked in the family business for more than 40 years. He spoke about the blizzard, and gave advice on snow preparedness.

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The Next Generation of Artists: Student Art on Display at East End Museums

Posted on 28 January 2015

Many visitors come to the East End in the summertime in search of something new and exciting. But what they don’t know is that the winter is really when museum-goers get an opportunity to discover the next generation of artists out here, when both the Parrish Art Museum and Guild Hall host student art shows.

STORM UPDATE: Travel Restrictions Lifted in Southampton, Still in Place in East Hampton

Posted on 28 January 2015

A travel ban was lifted in Southampton Town at 6 a.m. this morning, while officials in East Hampton are still asking residents to stay put, as highway workers continue to clear the 20 or so inches that fell on the East End during the historic blizzard of 2015.

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Sag Harbor’s Traditionally African American Communities Featured in Television Special

Posted on 21 January 2015

Sag Harbor will appear on televisions nationwide this Sunday, but instead of acting as a backdrop for a gaggle of Kardashians, this time, the village will play a leading role in the story of a refuge and safe haven for African Americans in the 20th century.

Tom Edmonds

Posted on 21 January 2015

Tom Edmonds, executive director of the Southampton Historical Museum, spoke to us about Southampton 375th birthday, and some of the events that will take place this year to celebrate it.

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Environmentalists and Hunters Say Lower Waterfowl Count Shouldn’t Cause Concern

Posted on 21 January 2015

Although the black duck and merganser populations were down, East End birders came out in record numbers last weekend to take part in the 60th annual winter waterfowl count.

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