Posted on 03 October 2013
Protecting Wildlife To the Editor: In the September 18 Sag Harbor Express article ‘Schneiderman clears Hurtles [sic] for Turtles,’ there is an implication that the Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt (FLPG) and South Fork Natural History Museum (SoFo) opposed the upgrading of the old asphalt sidewalk along the Bridgehampton/Sag Harbor Turnpike. We write [...]
Posted on 15 August 2013
The bi-annual and award-winning Long Island Restaurant Week (longislandrestaurantweek.com) kicks off its Fall 2013 campaign on Sunday, November 3 for eight days ending Sunday, November 11. Participating restaurants will offer a three-course prix fixe for $27.95 all night, every night they are open except Saturday when the menu will only be offered until 7 p.m. [...]
Posted on 15 August 2013
Married chefs Allison Katz and Fritz Beckmann have been cooking dinner at Kyle’s on Shelter Island since July 4th. Their menus focus on fresh ingredients, local fish and produce, and are buying from local farms as much as possible, including from Bette Lacina and Dale Haubrich’s Under the Willow farm in Sag Harbor and KK’s [...]
Posted on 10 July 2013
When it comes to the deer population in North Haven, it is no longer a question of to kill or not to kill. Residents and local officials are instead asking how many deer can be culled from the herd.
This week the Village of North Haven will release its first official deer management report, assembled by the village deer committee, a group formed last year amidst calls for deer and tick abatement. In the report, the committee put forth suggestions on how to best provide an effective reduction of the deer population in the village, with a secondary goal of reducing the tick population and thereby minimizing the impacts of tick-borne illnesses, which have grown increasingly prevalent over the last few years.
Posted on 02 July 2013
Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman announces the summer bus service for the S94 shuttle Montauk Village to Montauk Point Lighthouse. The S94 service is a connecting bus service and will be available Monday through Saturday from Friday, July 5 to Saturday, August 31. The bus schedule is available on the Suffolk County Transit Bus website at [...]
Posted on 12 June 2013
Residents of Garden, Howard and Spring streets in Sag Harbor continued a call this week for a comprehensive drainage plan to combat the ravages of weather events like Superstorm Sandy on their historic homes.
And local businesses appear to be on their side.
Posted on 20 March 2013
This week, Sag Harbor Village Police arrested Daniel L. Gonzalez, 32, of Ozone Park in connection with a case involving counterfeit $100 bills police said he tried to use at village businesses this January.
Posted on 18 January 2013
Pierson senior Dana Harvey wrestled for East Hampton against Shoreham-Wading River on January 9. Both Harvey and East Hampton, which traditionally boasts wrestlers from Pierson every year, lost to Shoreham, one of the best teams in League VI, with an overall score of 58-22. Pierson’s most successful wrestler this year has been Kevin Heine, who [...]
Posted on 30 November 2012
By Richard Gambino Hurricane Sandy killed 143 people — 69 in the Caribbean and 74 in the U.S. Its strongest winds measured 110 mph in Cuba and 90 mph in the U.S. Contrast this to a hurricane in October 1780 that killed more than 20,000 people, in the Caribbean, whose population was then a small [...]
Posted on 26 October 2012
Players from the Pierson-Bridgehampton field hockey team we’re “jumping for joy” Friday morning, according to their coach, Shannon Judge, after word came down from the Section XI Seeding Committee that the Lady Whalers had earned a playoff exemption to face Southampton in The Suffolk County Class C Championship game on November 6. Judge said the [...]