Category | A Conversation With

Art Donovan

Posted on 25 February 2015

Art Donovan is a lighting designer, curator and the author of a book about Steampunk. He spoke about the movement and how he learned to see beauty in electrical wires.

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Loretta K. Davis

Posted on 18 February 2015

Loretta Davis became the new executive director of The Retreat, East Hampton Town’s shelter for the victims of domestic abuse, last month. She spoke about her background and some of the programming the nonprofit organization offers.

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Glenn Vickers

Posted on 13 February 2015

Glenn Vickers is the new executive director of the YMCA East Hampton RECenter. He spoke to us about his experiences and his hopes for the community center.

Alex Feleppa

Posted on 04 February 2015

Alex Feleppa is the new horticulturist at LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton. He spoke with us about his new position and some upcoming winter events.

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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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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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Elaine Peterson

Posted on 16 January 2015

Elaine Peterson is a gardener, an astrologer and the president of the Horticultural Alliance of the Hamptons. She spoke about some upcoming events and discussed her experiences gardening on the East End.

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Frank Quevedo

Posted on 06 January 2015

Frank Quevedo is the executive director at the South Fork Museum of Natural History. He spoke to us about the conservation needs of the state and on the East End.

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Fred W. Thiele Jr.

Posted on 23 December 2014

2015 will mark New York State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr.’s 20th year in office. A native of Sag Harbor, who represents the 2nd District, Mr. Thiele spoke about legislative accomplishments in 2014 and his hopes for 2015 and beyond.

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Stefanie Sacks

Posted on 17 December 2014

Stefanie Sacks, MS, CNS, CDN, is a culinary nutritionist who hosts the WPPB radio show “Stirring the Pot.” She spoke about her upcoming book “What The Fork Are You Eating?” which delves into what’s in our pantries, on our plates and what food labels really mean.