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St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Hampton Bays Welcomes New Priest

Southampton Town Board Adjourns Public Hearing on BESS Moratorium Exemption

Where Are They Now: Zachary Arenz Named 2024 New York State Teacher of the Year

Southampton Town Board Seeks Amendment To Retain Police Chief

‘It Takes a Village:’ Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center Summer Fundraiser, Is June 29

East Hampton Trustees Bank Accounts Unfrozen After Nearly Two Months

East Hampton Town Will Fill Ditch Plains Beach With New Sand for Summer, Will Rebuild Dunes in Fall

Feds Sue East Hampton Housing Authority for Denying ‘Emotional Support’ Dog for Disabled Teen

Sen To Throw 30th Anniversary Bash

Sag Harbor Planners Set Hearing on John Jermain Memorial Library’s Heating System

Sag Harbor Woman’s Petition Convinces Amazon To Reduce Plastic Packaging

Sag Harbor Observes Memorial Day


A Vote of Confidence

There is something of a pact between residents and their school boards, and the annual budget vote — one of the few times when voters...

Stepping Up

Imagine the want ad: “Unpaid position. Unpredictable hours. Extensive training required. Your life may be endangered at a moment’s notice. Must be on call 24/7....

Gold Stars and Dunce Caps

GOLD STAR To Carolyn Munaco and a group of volunteers who went out early in the morning on a cold, rainy, blustery day to save...


IconA Noble Endeavor

As a village trustee and the former chair of the Budget and Finance Committee, I feel an obligation to correct recent misinformation from former Mayor Jesse Warren regarding the village budget for fiscal year 2025. Adopted by the current trustees, this budget promotes fiscal responsibility, quality-of-life improvements and needed infrastructure repairs. 1. The tax levy increase in the adopted budget is 4.17 percent, lower than the 4.61 percent increase under Warren’s first budget. The new budget includes necessary quality-of-life and...

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What wonderful news I read in this newspaper recently [“State Budget Authorizes Southampton Town To Partner With Stony Brook University for Windmill Repairs, Using CPF Revenue,” 27east.com, April 23]. This devoted citizen is delighted to learn of this heartening progress. I have often been loudly critical of the college and Stony Brook Southampton Hospital, but today I am pleased as “Mr. Punch” that people who can do something are doing something by recognizing an embarrassing problem then putting their collective...

Despite Challenges, Southampton Girls 4×100-Meter Relay Wins Third Consecutive County ‘4B’ Title

Charlie Garcia’s Gutsy Performance Tops What Was Strong County Meet for Hampton Bays Boys, Girls

Charlie Garcia put in the yeoman’s work at the Section XI “4B” Track and Field ....

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Dylan Cashin Wins County ‘3A’ Title in Race Walk, Helps Lead Girls to Top Five Finish

After not competing in it for the past three years, Dylan Cashin started to refamiliarize ...

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Pierson Baseball Gears Up for This Saturday’s Regional Final

The waiting is the hardest part, as Tom Petty once famously sang, but finally, for ...

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From the Collection: Queerisms at Guild Hall

Setting Out on a Voyage With Steinbeck and Charley – Canio’s Marathon 2024

In 1960, acclaimed author John Steinbeck packed his bag and departed his home in Sag Harbor to…

‘The Subject Was Roses’ Is All About Family

By Annette Hinkle Bay Street Theater’s mainstage season opens this week with a Pulitzer Prize and…

The Enchantment of Italian Opera, Hamptons Style

The Hamptons Festival of Music (TH·FM) will present its “Music Takes Flight! Italian Opera…