Sag Harbor Express Archives - 27 East


No Small Victory

Remember the hole in the ozone layer? Some smug anti-environmentalists have been known to cite the concern in the 1980s as an example of how...

So Many Questions

As with so much happening in Sag Harbor these days, last week’s abrupt news — that the Water Street Shops property, once envisioned as a...

Saving Steinbeck’s Idyll by the Sea

There are very few places in America that can boast of having been home to a Nobel Prize winner — but here on the East...


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It was Bay Street Theater’s hope that 2023 would see the launch of a campaign to support the generous development plans of “Friends of Bay Street,” which had acquired 22 Long Island Avenue in the heart of Sag Harbor’s business district with an eye toward securing a permanent home for the theater and ensuring its stability for the next generation. Now, if that growth is to eventually take place, it will no longer be accomplished with Friends of Bay Street,...

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There are two great fallacies in popular thought on the South Fork. First is that there’s never any parking in Sag Harbor. There is. I park there every day and never am I farther than 500 feet from my destination. The second fallacy is that there is a lack of affordable housing. Let’s be clear: Is there a lack of shoddy clapboard apartments strewn along thoroughfares, marked up and rented to unsuspecting young families trying to start a life? Yeah....

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Karl Grossman

Suffolk Closeup

Marilee Foster

Ground Level

Tim Motz

Stories from the South Fork

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Tree Lit In Sag Harbor

The annual Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce holiday tree lighting was held on Friday at Long Wharf. Sarah Conway and the Playful Souls performed for the crowd. DANA SHAW PHOTOS

PHOTOS: Four Days of Music in Sag Harbor

The Sag Harbor American Music Festival featured a variety of live music throughout Sag Harbor Village from Thursday, September 22, through Sunday, September 25. TOM KOCHIE PHOTOS

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School District, Southampton Town Board Getting Closer to Vote on CPF Money for Marsden Street, With Playing Surface at Center of Discussion

Another Community Forum on Marsden Promised Soon by Sag Harbor Board of Education

More Comments From Marsden Opponents, and an Update on the HVAC Project Are Big Topics at Latest Sag Harbor Board of Education Meeting

Sag Harbor Teachers Association Throws Its Support Behind Marsden Purchase


Joseph S. Hennessy of Sag Harbor Dies

Andrew W.Eckey of Sag Harbor Dies

Wally Smith, 87, Remembered as Public Radio Pioneer, Advocate

Joanne Backlund Of Sag Harbor Dies August 31


Sag Harbor Teen Wins VFW Audio-Essay Contest

Page at 63 Main Launches Fundraiser To Aid Sag Harbor Food Pantry

Never Alone: Cancer Hope Network Pairs Survivors With Patients

A Minor Piece of Sag Harbor’s History Is Restored