Britta Lokting is working at The Star as a seasonal reporter for the summer of 2015. She received her master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. Originally from Portland, Ore., she moved to the East Coast to attend college and ended up staying.
Robert Bori, the Sag Harbor Village harbormaster, straddled a boat at a village dock and an EZ Dock. The boat’s owner got permission for the dock extension because its outboard motors made it too hard to easily reach from the dock.
Taylor K. Vecsey
Taylor K. Vecsey returned to The East Hampton Star in 2014. She was the founding editor of East Hampton Patch news site and also ran Southampton Patch. A Water Mill resident, Ms. Vecsey is a member of the Bridgehampton Fire Department, where she volunteers as an emergency medical technician.
Christine Sampson began contributing to The East Hampton Star in March of 2015. Her work has appeared in a variety of print and digital publications, including Patch.com, The Huffington Post and Newsday. Originally from Levittown, Ms. Sampson recalls with fondness spending summer vacations in Montauk with her family, and she now lives in Wainscott.