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Opinion

Older Waterfront Plan Deserves Another Look

Sag Harbor Mayor Kathleen Mulcahy put it well during a public forum last week when she said that the village has the power to control the use, size, and character of development.

May 6, 2021
The Mast-Head: Streetscape Mistake?

Nothing screams “suburban streetscape!” quite so loudly as Belgian block.

May 6, 2021
The Shipwreck Rose: The Save-the-World Game

My son, bless his cotton socks, is of a scientific mind.

May 6, 2021
Gristmill: Back to the Church

A soaring vertical space broken up by horizontal catwalks, railings, and landings. This is what preservation can look like . . .

May 6, 2021
Point of View: In the Flow, In the Game

A fellow tennis player said the other day that he assumed I’d not been very busy lately, though I assured him I had been inasmuch as the high school teams had been pretty much in full swing since the end of February.

May 6, 2021
Guestwords: A Glimpse of Adulthood

Time spent on the beach with a father, and the details a daughter remembers.

May 6, 2021
Good for Democracy

The East Hampton Independence Party’s support for a slate of candidates this week is important because it instantly injects a hearty dose of democracy back into the race.

Apr 29, 2021
Kudos to the Town

When East Hampton Town first floated the idea of running its own vaccination clinics, we were skeptical the town could pull it off. And now we are happy to have been proven wrong.

Apr 29, 2021
Rethinking School Superintendents

This is a good time to bring up the longer-term question of sharing superintendents among the South Fork’s smaller districts.

Apr 29, 2021
The Mast-Head: An Appeal for Light

A volcanic eruption on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent highlights the difficulty of living without electricity.

Apr 29, 2021
The Shipwreck Rose: Fences

The only good use for a fence, in my opinion, is for leaning on while watching your kid play team sports in the sunshine in a field behind a school.

Apr 29, 2021
Gristmill: Bring Back ‘Noyack’

History runs deep on the South Fork, and well recorded is the spelling Noyack, not Noyac. With the all-important K.

Apr 29, 2021