A Jack-Of-All-Trades Retires From Bridgehampton School - 27 East

Sag Harbor Express

A Jack-Of-All-Trades Retires From Bridgehampton School

icon 2 Photos
Teacher Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz, who recently retired from the Bridgehampton School, at her home in North Sea. STEPHEN J. KOTZ

Teacher Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz, who recently retired from the Bridgehampton School, at her home in North Sea. STEPHEN J. KOTZ

Teacher Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz, who recently retired from the Bridgehampton School, on the deck overlooking the garden at her home in North Sea. STEPHEN J. KOTZ

Teacher Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz, who recently retired from the Bridgehampton School, on the deck overlooking the garden at her home in North Sea. STEPHEN J. KOTZ

authorStephen J. Kotz on Jun 28, 2022
The Bridgehampton School’s jack-of-all-trades, Judiann Carmack-Fayyaz, has retired after 16 years at the school and three more at the Ross School before that. Carmack-Fayyaz was working as a landscape designer... more

You May Also Like:

A Birthday Celebration

On Saturday, October 7, from 4 to 8 p.m. at East Hampton American Legion Post 419, we will be having a 100th birthday party for my dad, whom we call affectionately the “Fish Commander.” My dad is a retired cement mason foreman and the oldest living member of Local 780. In the early 1960s, the union assigned him a job to do, some finished concrete work for the Long Island Lighting Company, in Bridgehampton. With some spare time, he took a casual ride through Bridgehampton and East Hampton and marveled at how much the area resembled where he grew up ... 2 Oct 2023 by Staff Writer

Two Fundraisers To Benefit Maui Community Devastated by Fire

Will Ryan, an artist who lives half the year in Amagansett and the other half in Maui, has organized two fundraisers to help the people of Lahaina, devastated by a wildfire several months ago. The first fundraiser is a musical titled “Maui Strong,” which will be staged at the Stephen Talkhouse on Sunday, October 15, at 7 p.m., starting with a video blessing and chant from a revered Hawaiian Kumu. The music will start acoustic and by the end of the evening will be full rock. The lineup of musicians includes Klyph Black, Joe Delia, Inda Eaton, Mama Lee, Bosco ... by Staff Writer

Seeing Is Believing

The Press published a Letter to the Editor online under the headline “For the Trades” [27east.com, September 28]. It took note of a campaign sign that candidate Cyndi McNamara had that said she supports the trades, but the letter observed that it is supervisor candidate Maria Moore, as the mayor of Westhampton Beach, who completed the largest infrastructure project in years. The trades were fully employed and paid with grant money; taxes were not raised on the residents. Cyndi, never at a loss for words, responded to that letter and wrote a Facebook post warning people: “Don’t Listen to What ... by Staff Writer

Community News, October 5

MONTAUK Library To Give Back The Montauk Library is joining many libraries across the state ... by Staff Writer

‘Projections’ Series Continues at Sag Harbor Cinema

Sag Harbor Cinema continues its “Projections” series on Monday, October 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. with a free event featuring the Salvadorian-American artist J. Oscar Molina in conversation with Minerva Perez, executive director of OLA of Eastern Long Island; Esperanza León, head of education and community engagement at the LongHouse Reserve; Mago Martinez, Latinx artist, filmmaker, and diversity curator; and Cristina Cuomo, founder of Purist magazine, who will moderate the panel. The Cinema has partnered with OLA of Eastern Long Island, Inc. (Organización Latino Americana), a nonprofit Latino-focused advocacy organization working in the five East End towns of East ... by Staff Writer

Spooky Walk To Benefit Special Needs Camp

Camp Paquatuck will stage its Spooky Walk for the 35th year at the camp on Chet Swezey Road in Center Moriches. All proceeds benefit the special needs camp. The immersive haunted walk will be available on Fridays and Saturdays, October 20, 21, 27 and 28, from 7 to 9 p.m. each night. Admission is $20 per person. A food and beer concession will be open. For more information, go to spookywalk.com. by Staff Writer

Sag Harbor Sidewalk Sale Set for This Weekend

The Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce retail members will take to the streets of the ... by Staff Writer

Greenbelt Celebration Is This Weekend

The 24th annual Long Pond Greenbelt Celebration will be held on Saturday, October 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vineyard Field, behind the South Fork Natural History Museum. The day will begin with a “Migratory Bird Walk” at 10 a.m., led by SOFO Executive Director Frank Quevedo; a story time with a representative of John Jermain Library will follow at 10:30 a.m. At 10:45 a.m. the Hampton Library will host a music event; the Quogue Wildlife Refuge animals will be available to meet at 11 a.m. and a search for reptiles and amphibians with Chris Chapin will begin ... by Staff Writer

Board of Educatioin Meetings, October 5

Tuesday, October 10 Montauk School District, 4 p.m., 50 South Dorset Drive, Montauk. 631-668-2474 | montaukschool.org Amagansett School District, 5 p.m. at the school, 320 Main Street, Amagansett. 631-267-3572 | aufsd.org East Hampton School District, 6:30 p.m., 4 Long Lane, East Hampton. 631-329-4100 | easthamptonschools.org Tuckahoe School District, 6:30 p.m., 468 Magee Street, Southampton. 631-283-3550 | tuckahoecommonsd.com Hampton Bays Public Schools, 7 p.m., 88 Argonne Road East, Hampton Bays, 631-723-2100 | hbschools.us Springs School District work session, 7 p.m. at the school, 48 School Street, East Hampton. 631-324-0144 | springsschool.org Quogue School District, 7:15 p.m., 10 Edgewood Road, Quogue. 631-653-4285 ... by Staff Writer

Sag Harbor Auxiliary Sends Students to Girls State Program

Two Pierson High School seniors, Rachel Monaco, daughter of Alexis and David Monaco, and Ella Petro, daughter of Sarah LaSorsa, and Southampton High School senior Lilly Conklin, daughter of Ross and Jennifer W. Conklin of Water Mill, were selected by Chelberg & Battle American Legion Auxiliary Unit 388 in Sag Harbor to represent the auxiliary at Empire Girls State in Brockport and have successfully completed the one-week program. An alternate, Southampton High School senior Marielle Costa-Helmsteadt, daughter of Matthew Helmsteadt and Det. Sgt. Lisa Costa, was also selected in the event that one of the representatives was unable to attend. ... by Staff Writer