Category | A Conversation With

William Stafford

Posted on 05 November 2014

Sag Harbor native William Stafford, a decorated army veteran, will be the speaker following the Sag Harbor Veterans Day Parade on Tuesday, November 11. He discusses his experiences in Vietnam, his life after the army and what Veterans Day means to him.


David Alicea

Posted on 27 October 2014

David Alicea is part of the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign, which aims to unite grassroots activists around the country in order to move past the nation’s dependence on coal. Here he discusses the upcoming Rally for Renewables and other ways to move toward energy independence.

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Linda Silich

Posted on 22 October 2014

Linda Silich is a founding member and full partner at Groundworks Landscaping, along with Kim Hren and Andy Silich. She spoke with us about some autumnal activities going on at the nursery this month.

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Stacy Quarty

Posted on 15 October 2014

The president of Lucia’s Angels and vice president of the Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Southampton Hospital discusses efforts to fight breast cancer and a new initiative, “Give Where You Live,” which aims to encourage donations to local charities of all types.

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Laraine Creegan

Posted on 07 October 2014

Laraine Creegon has been the executive director of the Montauk Chamber of Commerce for the past 10 years. She discusses how Montauk businesses fared this summer and the upcoming Fall Festival, the Chamber’s biggest fundraiser of the year.

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Brady Wilkins

Posted on 01 October 2014

Last week, Brady Wilkins was named the new Peconic Baykeeper. Here he discusses how teaching and a lifelong love of water led him to become the new advocate for the waterways of the Peconic and the South Shore.

Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz

Posted on 24 September 2014

Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz is the chair of Slow Food East End, which celebrated its 10th anniversary this year. She discusses some of the group’s successes over the years, future projects and an upcoming fundraiser in Westhampton Beach.

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Jeremy Samuelson

Posted on 17 September 2014

Jeremy Samuelson is the executive director of the Concerned Citizens of Montauk, a grassroots environmental organization. Here he discusses issues that will come up in an upcoming panel discussion CCOM is hosting on Saturday, September 20, about sustainable fisheries.

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Katy Graves

Posted on 10 September 2014

The first week in September brings drastic changes to the East End, but one of the more standard of the season’s transitions is when children head back to school. Katy Graves, who started her first school year as Superintendent of the Sag Harbor School District last week, discusses her excitement about coming to Sag Harbor and her visions for her new role in the community.

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Tommy John Schiavoni

Posted on 05 September 2014

Tommy John Schiavoni, a social studies teacher at Center Moriches High School, who was elected North Haven Village Trustee in June and appointed to the Sag Harbor Board of Education last month, talks about his reasons for entering public service and the goals he hopes to achieve.

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