Category | A Conversation With

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.

Michael Cavaniola

Posted on 03 December 2014

Michael Cavaniola and his wife Tracey opened Cavaniola’s Cheese in 2003. He gave some tips on how to create a festive cheese plate, and other fun ways to indulge this holiday season.

Cathy Creedon

Posted on 21 November 2014

Cathy Creedon has been the executive director of the John Jermain Memorial Library since 2007. She discusses how the renovation of the library building is going and an upcoming fundraiser to restore the library’s historic terrazzo floor.

Hudson Galardi-Troy

Posted on 12 November 2014

Hudson Galardi-Troy was bitten by the theater bug when he played Dill in “To Kill A Mockingbird” at Bay Street three years ago. Since then he’s gotten himself an agent, been in countless plays, and has again landed a part in this year’s production of the same play – but this time as one of the leading roles, Jem. The 11-year-old spoke to us about his love of acting and some of his hopes and dreams for the future.

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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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