Education

For Teen Writers     The first in the series of a writing workshop for teens will begin tonight at the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor and continue each Thursday through March 29 from 5 to 6:30 p.m.   ...
    The ongoing lawsuit between the East Hampton School District and Sandpebble Builders, the contractor originally hired to manage the recent multimillion-dollar renovation of the district’s three buildings, turned ugly this...
    It’s a pretty good week for Cameron Yusko. Not only has the East Hampton High School senior been chosen as News 12 Long Island’s scholar athlete of the week (to be shown after 5 p.m. on Tuesday), but also, just prior...
    An idea to turn a 40-acre field off Old Stone Highway into parking for 100 cars met with concern at Monday night’s Springs School Board meeting.     Michael Hartner, the district’s superintendent,...
    Everyone talks about the weather, but no one does anything about it. Mark Twain’s famous quote could have applied to the first budget workshop session for the East Hampton Union Free School District. Although district...

New Edible Garden     The Child Development Center of the Hamptons Charter School in Wainscott is establishing an edible school garden and is looking for help. The plan of five raised vegetable beds, an herb garden, a berry row,...

    On Saturday morning at 9 a.m., the Springs School Board will hold a community conversation, offering parents, students, staff, and district residents an opportunity to participate in small-group brainstorming sessions. The topic...
    Monday night’s Springs School budget workshop was dominated by the word “daunting,” as the board reviewed the potential gap between revenue and expenses in the proposed 2012-13 budget and discussed how the...

Winter Theater Camp     Over the winter and spring breaks, the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor will play host to thespians in training with a school vacation theater camp. Incorporating acting, singing, dance, and theater games,...