Archive | February, 2013

Wish List Budget Increases Spending for 2013-2014 by 6.19 Percent in Sag Harbor

Posted on 27 February 2013

Before the Sag Harbor Village Board takes a knife to the proposed 2013-2014 budget, with department wish lists in, the budget estimates a 6.19-percent increase from the 2012-2013 budget of $8,056,311.01.

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Calendar 2/21/13-3/3/13

Posted on 22 February 2013

Outdoors   SAT FEB 23 Montauk Parkway Trail with East Hampton Trails Preservation Society. 10 a.m. Meet at Third House, Montauk County Park, Montauk. Carpool necessary. 267-6608. Long Pond Greenbelt with Southampton Trails Preservation Society. 10 a.m. Meet on Whaler Lane, opposite Estia’s Little Kitchen, Sag Harbor. 848-2255. Winter Beach Walk with South Fork Natural [...]

Bees Claim Second Straight “D” Title

Posted on 22 February 2013

By Gavin Menu Three more years of Josh Lamison and Class D opponents from across New York State might start running for the Catskills. Lamison, the Bridgehampton basketball team’s ferocious freshman forward,  led a spirited second-half charge during last Thursday’s Suffolk County Class D final and the Killer Bees claimed their second consecutive county title [...]

Doomed by Second Half Collapse

Posted on 22 February 2013

By Gavin Menu Pierson forward Forrest Loesch, who a year ago hit a shot at the buzzer to beat Stony Brook in the Suffolk County Class C Championship game, cut right to the chase in a rematch of the Class C final last Thursday, February 14 with a torrid scoring pace that had the Bears [...]

Bonac Swimming Place 12th

Posted on 22 February 2013

Bridgehampton’s Rob Rewinski, above, helped the East Hampton swim team to a 12th place finish out of 24 teams at the Section XI Championship meet at Suffolk County Community College in Brentwood on Saturday. The program, which features swimmers from both Pierson and Bridgehampton, posted its best ever finish at the meet. Rewinski finished with [...]

Early Osprey

Posted on 22 February 2013

by Al “Big Time” Daniels February continues to take us on a roller coaster ride in the weather department. We have had some brutal low temps and then it’s 40 degrees. When you throw in some snow, rain, and wind, it has made it a challenge. But February’s end is in sight and we will [...]

Robert E. Fordham

Posted on 22 February 2013

Robert E. Fordham, an 11th generation Fordham in Sag Harbor, passed away in Port Charlotte, Florida on February 6. He was 69 years old. Mr. Fordham was born on July 13, 1943 to Hiram (Hydie) and Dorothy Fordham. Attending the Sag Harbor Schools throughout his childhood, he left soon after graduation to serve his country [...]

Helen Labrozzi

Posted on 22 February 2013

Helen Downes Labrozzi of Sag Harbor died on February 15, 2013 in Port Jefferson at the age of 93. Born November 11, 1919 in Southampton, she was the daughter of William J. and Helen Jones Downes. She was a graduate of Pierson High School. Mrs. Labrozzi was predeceased by her husband Joseph R. Labrozzi. She [...]

Letters to the Editor 2/21/13

Posted on 22 February 2013

No Dumping, of Traffic   Dear Bryan, The Noyac Road traffic calming editorial that appeared last week in The Express only touches the surface of the failings of the planned improvements. I agree the problem has to be looked at holistically first, the big picture, and then whittled down to what we can afford now. [...]

Charmless (2/21/13)

Posted on 22 February 2013

When we were first pitched John Leonard’s proposal for his “country market” at the Harbor Heights Service Station over two years ago, the idea was somewhat appealing. A cozy blue building that promised easier milk runs for the East Hampton side of Sag Harbor did not seem like something that could threaten the charm we [...]