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Cuomo Announces Launch of Long Island Water Initiatives

On the East End's African-American Burial Grounds: How is the Story Told?

Sag Harbor’s Eastville Community Historical Society and Shelter Island’s Sylvester Manor educational farm are teaming up today for a discussion at Bay Street Theatre on the stories of African American East Enders that have “been hidden, forgotten, untold, fragmented and/or fabricated.”  Read More...

Winterfest Kicks off Ninth Season


The North Fork’s annual Winterfest Live on the Vine music series, which began as a jazz festival but has since morphed into a festival showcasing many different styles of music, kicks off this weekend at The Suffolk Theater in Riverhead.   Read More...


Defend H2O Drops Montauk Beach Litigation

As the controversial work to build a sandbag revetment along the oceanfront of downtown Montauk continues this month, the environmental group Defend H2O has dropped a lawsuit filed nearly a year ago, because “construction has progressed to a point where the damages to the beach and natural protective features are too far gone.”  Read more...

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In the Peconic Bathub:

Sharks in Spotlight, Rescheduled at SoFo

The South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center is hosting a talk with renowned shark researcher Greg Metzger, who has spent the last 13 years interacting with sharks in our local Long Island waters.  Read More...

PEP Citizens Advisory Committee to Meet 

The Peconic Estuary Program will be holding their February Citizens Advisory Committee meeting at the Peconic Community Center on Peconic Lane in Peconic on Feb. 27 at 10 a.m. All are welcome to join and share their concerns about the Peconic Bays. For information, e-mail

Who Owns Your Narrative?

History doesn’t have to be written by the winners. It has to be the truth.  Read More...

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