Archive | September, 2013

Letters to the Editor 9/26/13

Posted on 27 September 2013

Address the Source Dear Editor: While I laud the Sag Harbor Express editorial on water quality (“Ticking Clock,” September 12, 2013) and its call for all concerned to band together to develop strategies to deal with the issue, I believe it misses the most crucial point — the ultimate cause of the problem. For more [...]

Hot Seat (9/26/13)

Posted on 27 September 2013

For some restaurants, it is almost like a right of passage upon moving into Sag Harbor — being cited by code enforcement for having too many seats. As a business, we understand the need to capitalize on the summer season and the abundance of people who come to our region enjoying our beaches, our vistas [...]

That Special Someone (9/26/13)

Posted on 27 September 2013

At the close of each calendar year, we at The Sag Harbor Express select a member of the Sag Harbor community to commemorate as the Person of the Year in our final issue. This year’s edition prints on December 26, 2013 and so we’re getting a head start on things now by asking you, our [...]

The Official Start of Fall

Posted on 27 September 2013

The official start of fall. It used to be that the first day of fall was a day that I started looking around the garden seeing what parts needed to be cleaned first, and what areas needed to wait for the leaves to fall before I could get into them and do my whirling dervish [...]

File It Under Only In The Hamptons

Posted on 27 September 2013

Now that the dust is settling on Summer 2013 and we’re all getting back to some semblance of village life, headlines in the local papers begin to sound reassuringly ordinary as planning board proposals and library budgets now pepper the news pages and boys soccer and girls field hockey fill the sports sections. For the [...]

Calendar 9/26-10/6/13

Posted on 27 September 2013

Outdoors   SAT SEP 28 Water Water Everywhere with East Hampton Trails Preservation Society. 10 a.m. Meet at the Hither Hills West Overlook, Route 27, Montauk. 324-2425. HOT Rid with Southampton Trails Preservation Society. BYO horse and helmet. Must be a STPS/HOT members, can join day of ride. Reservations required. 537-6188. Five Corners with Southampton [...]

Friends of the Long Pond Greenbelt Celebrate 15 Years in Preservation

Posted on 25 September 2013

The Long Pond Greenbelt has harbored everything from glaciers to gristmills, but it wasn’t until 15 years ago that it had friends.

Sag Harbor Chamber Hosts Breakfast with Presentation About the Affordable Care Act

Posted on 25 September 2013

On October 1, the initial enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) begins and the new public health insurance exchange created by the act will go live. Like a number of Americans, many residents of Sag Harbor remain unsure about what these changes mean for them, their businesses and their families.

Allison Scanlon

Posted on 25 September 2013

The founder of Hampton Youth Sports (HYS) talks about basketball, running and moving its fall flag football program to SYS.

Animalia on Parade

Posted on 25 September 2013

At this time of year, when life slows down, Kathy Zeiger can’t help but see the wildlife on the East End. “When there’s a nip in the air I notice the animals more,” she says. “The crush of the season is over. I saw a fox pass in front of my car the other night.” Fauna is, in fact, the theme of “Kingdom Animalia” a new group art exhibit curated by Zeiger which opens this weekend at Dodd’s & Eder in Sag Harbor.