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Long Wharf, Sag Harbor, Monday afternoon.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 3.28.17

Good Morning! • We’re expecting showers today, mainly between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m., with a high near 49 degrees and an east wind around 8 miles per hour. Showers are also likely overnight, with a


Hanff Boatyard, Saturday afternoon

This Morning’s Bulletin — 3.27.17

Good Morning! • Rain is likely today, with areas of drizzle before 10am, then rain between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., followed by a chance of showers after 2 p.m. The high temperature will be near


At the North Forkers For the Common Good health care forum March 23.

Push is on for New York Single-Payer Health Plan

While federal plans to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act were dead on arrival at the U.S. House of Representatives last week, New York advocates for health care reform are working on a


Sawyer Spielberg and Eric Svendsen at a read-through of their new production of "Extinction" at Guild Hall.

Friendship, “Extinction” and Immersive Theater

Friendship is at the core of our experience of the world — it is through our friends’ eyes that we reflect their perceptions and social morays and ultimately evolve, and it is the rupture of


The caretaker cottage near Squiretown Park, which the Ecological Culture Initiative hopes to use as a headquarters while working on a transformative vision for Hampton Bays.

A Permaculture Paradise for Hampton Bays?

There was a time when the idea of a Green Revolution meant an increase in crop yields through use of fertilizers, pesticides and hybridization of seeds, but the green revolution planned by a group of


Founder's Landing, Tuesday morning.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 3.24.17

Good Morning! • There’s a 30 percent chance of rain between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. today, but otherwise it will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 46 degrees and a southwest wind 7


Long Beach, Sag Harbor, Wednesday afternoon.

This Morning’s Bulletin — 3.23.17

Good Morning! • Today will be sunny, with a high near 38 but wind chill values between 5 and 15, with a northwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a


Congressman Lee Zeldin at a New York League of Conservation Voters forum in Riverhead this fall.

In Letter to Constituents, Lee Zeldin Spells Out Position on New Health Care Act

East End Congressman Lee Zeldin spelled out his position on the pending repeal of former President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, and on his support for the replacement bill, the American Health Care Act,


Susan Hedges, Kelsey Cheslock and Michelle Corbett in NFCT's production of "The Female of the Species."

NFCT’s “The Female of the Species”: When Women Call the Shots, Comedy Takes A Revealing Turn

There’s a big place for comedy in a world that has lately seemed to shun the second wave of feminists who crashed the world’s gender roles in the 1960s, and the heart of that comedy can


1998 BROOKHAVEN NATIONAL LABORATORY AERIAL

Schumer: Trump Budget Slashes Funding for Brookhaven National Lab

President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 budget proposal would substantially cut funding for the Department of Energy, which Senator Charles Schumer says will “decimate” Brookhaven National Laboratory, the Upton Department of Energy campus that employs nearly 3,000 scientists,


Brianna Kinnier, Toni-Jo Pescosolido Birk, Shannon DuPuis, Julie Crowley, Christina Stankewicz and Bethany Dellapolla in Center Stage's production of "Promises, Promises."

A Heartfelt “Promises, Promises” Keeps its Pledge of Fine Humor and Song

International Women’s Day was just one day before Southampton’s Center Stage’s production of “Promises, Promises” opened last week. It was a fitting moment to sit back in your chair at the Southampton Cultural Center


At Sunday's rally on Montauk Highway in Southampton

North Forkers for the Common Good to Host Health Care Forum

In the midst of a national debate over the future of health care, North Forkers for the Common Good will sponsor a teach-in and community discussion on the proposed New York Health Act on


The Hunting Ground

Civic Groups to Host Screening of “The Hunting Ground” at East Hampton Library

Several South Fork human services agencies will sponsor the screening of the 45-minute, high school edition of “The Hunting Ground” on March 27 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the East Hampton Library. A discussion


East Hampton Councilman Peter Van Scoyoc discussed the South Fork wind farm project with members of the community at Thursday's open house.

Fishermen Raise Concerns at Packed Deepwater Wind Open House

Deepwater Wind, the Rhode Island-based offshore wind company that was just awarded a LIPA bid to provide power to the East End from a wind farm off the coast of Montauk, was inundated with


 Scarlet Tanager, a bird that might no longer summer in New York given climate change.  |  Matt Stratmoen photo for Flikr Creative Commons

Audubon to the North Fork: What You Can Do to Protect Birds from Climate Change

Since their 2014 report on the impact of climate change on birds, outreach crews from the National Audubon Society have been spreading the word of the potentially devastating impact of a warming planet to Audubon Society


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