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Guestwords: On Ukraine, Use Less Oil

If we’re interested in reducing the strain on our interdependent world amid this devastating conflict, it’s worth considering a more mundane response: conservation of resources.

Apr 14, 2022
The Shipwreck Rose: Don’t Ask Y2K

I’m glad my daughter is finally getting into thrifting.

Apr 14, 2022
Point of View: Chagrining Bequeathal

It is depressing to think that war, nuclear weaponry, and oceans clogged with plastic will be our legacy to coming generations.

Apr 14, 2022
Education Without Representation

With few exceptions, eastern Long Island’s school boards do not accurately reflect the demographic makeup of their districts.

Apr 14, 2022
Guestwords: The Last Slap Story

Poor confused Will Smith.

Apr 7, 2022
The Shipwreck Rose: In the Dark

It was at Theater 80 that I received my education in Barbara Stanwyck and Greer Garson.

Apr 7, 2022
Mike Pence, Savior of Democracy

Details of a plot by allies of former President Donald J. Trump and Mr. Trump himself to overturn the results of the 2020 election are increasingly coming to light.

Apr 7, 2022
Point of View: Transcendence in the Everyday

Sag Harbor Village is the big city for me. 

Apr 7, 2022
The Mast-Head: Spring Cleaning

Of late, I have gotten interested in a psychological aspect of cleaning.

Apr 7, 2022
Gristmill: 57 Channels

A cable TV search for something to watch. Something other than ads.

Apr 7, 2022
A Plea for More Science

A researcher seeking the East Hampton Town Trustees’ blessing for a pollutants study in Accabonac Harbor said that there was little scientific basis for many of town, county, and state initiatives.

Apr 7, 2022
Point of View: What the Word Saoirse Means

I was delighted to tell Mary the other day what I’d learned, to wit, that the Gaelic word saoirse “means freedom . . . the freedom to be and to express yourself.”

Mar 31, 2022