Author Archives | MCertic

MCertic - who has written 239 posts on The Sag Harbor Express.


Contact the author

Towns to Hold Mental Health Awareness Day

Posted on 01 April 2015

East Hampton and Southampton towns will once again join forces to host the 12th annual East End Mental Health Awareness Day, “Changing Times, Changing Minds,” on Saturday, April 11, from 9 to 3 p.m. at Southampton High School.

Tags: , ,

Potholes Wreak Havoc on East End Roads

Posted on 01 April 2015

By Mara Certic Meteorologists say the snow should be finished for the year, but potholes are serving as a constant reminder to drivers that this winter was a rough one. While local highway crews are working on repairs, some are advising drivers to buckle up, because April could be an even bumpier ride. Freezing temperatures [...]

Team Supreme Lives The Dream: Bridgehampton Robotics Team Headed to Nationals

Posted on 01 April 2015

The East End was well represented last weekend at the Long Island Regional FIRST Robotics Competition when Bridgehampton High School’s rookie Team Supreme surprised everyone by finishing in the top eight and qualifying for the FIRST Robotics Competition in St. Louis. Pierson High School’s team brought home an award for creativity.

Tags: , , , ,

Noyac Couple Count Its Easter Blessings

Posted on 01 April 2015

Sometimes bad things happen to good people. But Pastor Doug Kinney never lost faith, even when both he and his wife were diagnosed with cancer within four months of each other.

Tags: , ,

Local Girl Scout Troop Sells Bricks for Mashashimuet Park

Posted on 01 April 2015

Discussions about today’s youth often range from test scores to crime rates and drug abuse, and fail to touch on the many ways young people are looking to give back to their communities.

Tags: , , , ,

Lisa Field

Posted on 01 April 2015

Lisa Field, the president of the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce and owner of the Sag Harbor Variety Store, spoke about the upcoming Easter Bonnet Parade and petting zoo.

Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Will Get Some Paid Help

Posted on 01 April 2015

The Sag Harbor Volunteer Ambulance Corps will join the growing number of East End emergency providers whose ranks will be bolstered by part-time, on-call paramedics.

Tags: , , , , ,

Local Physical Therapist Returns Home to Open Boutique Facility in Sag Harbor

Posted on 31 March 2015

High-tech machines and manipulators are dotted around the room in East End-native George Wilson’s new boutique physical therapy facility, which overlooks Bay Street, boat slips and the resident brace of ducks.

Page Tangles With Sag Harbor Planning Board Again

Posted on 25 March 2015

The uneasy cease-fire in the battle between Page at 63 Main and Sag Harbor Village officials over the restaurant’s expansion efforts ended when the village planning board again took up the application on Tuesday, March 24.

Tags: ,

Bridgehampton CAC Review Deer Management, Water Quality Programs

Posted on 25 March 2015

Two guest speakers took up a large portion of the Bridgehampton Citizens Advisory Committee meeting on Monday, March 23, explaining issues and answering questions about two of the biggest concerns on the East End: water quality and deer population.