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Sag Harbor School Board Delays Videotaping Policy Approval

Posted on 09 April 2014

While committed to rolling out a six-month trial starting July 1, the Sag Harbor Board of Education postponed the second reading of a policy aimed at allowing the board to videotape its meetings and share those sessions online. The board paused in approving the policy so it can be reworded to more accurately reflect the district’s intentions, said board members on Monday.

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Committee Recommends Scaled Down Parking Lot Option for Pierson

Posted on 09 April 2014

After hearing input from concerned residents Tuesday, members of the Sag Harbor School District’s Educational Facilities Planning Committee decided to recommend the third and smallest of three options for a new parking plan at Pierson Middle-High School to the school board.

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Calendar 4/10 through 4/24

Posted on 09 April 2014

Singer Madeleine Peyroux performs at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center Tuesday, April 12 at 8 p.m.



American Woodcock Courtship Display: For Adults and Kids. 7:30 p.m. SoFo, 377 Bridgehampton Turnpike, Bridgehampton. $7 adults, $5 children. 537-9735.


Big Reed Pond to Amsterdam Beach Trail. 10 a.m. Meet at Amsterdam Beach parking area, Route 27, Montauk. 267-6608.

Sag Harbor School District’s Proposed Budget Won’t Pierce Tax Cap

Posted on 09 April 2014

Unlike budgets proposed in East Hampton and Bridgehampton, the Sag Harbor School District’s proposed 2014-15 budget does not pierce the state-mandated tax cap.
In a second presentation of the full budget on Monday, administrators proposed spending of $36.87 million, an increase of $1.36 million or 3.83 percent over the 2013-14 budget.

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Color, Melody and Clock Elves to Grace the Stage in Hampton Ballet Theatre School’s “Cinderella”

Posted on 08 April 2014

Since its completion in 1945, Sergei Prokofiev’s “Cinderella” suite has been performed hundreds of times across the globe, but rarely has it involved such cute grasshoppers.

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Four Painters, a Sculptor and a Photographer at Sag Harbor’s Grenning Gallery

Posted on 08 April 2014

Sag Harbor’s Grenning Gallery will open its season Saturday with a new show featuring an eclectic mix of artists across several mediums.

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Dog Walks and Cocktails: Second Annual Steinbeck Festival at the Bay Street Theatre

Posted on 08 April 2014

In 1960, John Steinbeck and his French poodle Charley left their home in Sag Harbor to drive across America, meeting with strangers and staying at campgrounds in an effort to reconnect with the country the 58-year-old Steinbeck had been writing about for decades.

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Sara Nightingale Gallery Presents Fourth Edition of #Blinddates/MusicLab

Posted on 08 April 2014

Inspired only by each other and the energy around them, tonight three friends will present an evening of improvisational music at the Sara Nightingale Gallery.

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Parrish Art Museum to Install Roy Lichtenstein Sculpture on Montauk Highway

Posted on 07 April 2014

Beginning Friday, April 18, drivers on Montauk Highway will have some culture added to their commute, as Roy Lichtenstein’s towering sculpture, “Tokyo Brushstroke I & II,” will grace the entrance of the Parrish Art Museum in Water Mill.

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Quilts Reflect Warmth in Many Ways

Posted on 02 April 2014

The bare walls of the Eastville Community Historical Society’s Heritage House were being covered in splashes of bright colors and cozy comfort on Friday afternoon as a small group gathered to select and hang the 15 quilts chosen for the society’s annual exhibit, “Warmth,” which opens this Saturday.

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