East End Beacon

The Homestead: It’s Not About Either/Or, It’s About AND

by Michael Daly Affordable housing or preservation? Workforce housing or grand estates? People or animals? Senior housing or clean water? Preservation or sustainability? It has been (cynically) said that today’s home buyer is tomorrow’s environmentalist. As


The Homestead: Be a Yimby!

By Michael Daly Your daughter can’t afford to live here on her new teachers’ salary. You new friend can’t attend your birthday celebration because she lives 45 miles away and doesn’t “come east” on the weekends. Your


The Homestead: Love Yer Elders

by Michael Daly Thank God my sister, Eleanor, with her husband James and their two teenage children, lives with and cares for my 92-year-old mother Muriel in Westhampton. Eleanor is also a mom herself and works


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