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Sag Harbor (East Hampton, New York)

Sag Harbor (East Hampton, New York)
In the 1830s and 1840s, Sag Harbor was a cosmopolitan boomtown. The boom was the result of a single industry: whaling.


Photo: Fahy's Watch-Case Factory, Sag Harbor (Photo from "Long Island To-day" by Frederick Ruther, 1909)
In the 1830s and 1840s, Sag Harbor was a cosmopolitan boomtown. The boom was the result of a single industry: whaling.


Photo: Fahy's Watch-Case Factory, Sag Harbor (Photo from "Long Island To-day" by Frederick Ruther, 1909)
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  • Roy Scheider; star of 'Jaws' and 'All That Jazz'

    Roy Scheider; star of 'Jaws' and 'All That Jazz'
    Roy Scheider, the jagged-nosed actor who brought complexity to tough-guy roles in such films as "The French Connection," "Jaws" and "All That Jazz," and was also known for political activism off the set, died Sunday afternoon at a hospital in Little Rock,...
  • Billy Joel's Daughter Hospitalized After Ingesting Pills

    Billy Joel's Daughter Hospitalized After Ingesting Pills
    NEW YORK -- Alexa Ray Joel, the daughter of pop star Billy Joel and supermodel Christie Brinkley, was hospitalized after taking eight pills at her Manhattan apartment, a law enforcement official said Saturday. A friend frantically called 911 shortly...
  • 'The Spies of Warsaw,' by Alan Furst

    During the war years in the Balkans, on those chilly nights when you counted your blessings if you had a portable generator that provided enough light to read by, Alan Furst's spy novels offered pleasant diversion for many a foreign correspondent. Furst,...
  • May 1 - Interior Design for Small Spaces

    Libby Langdon Upcoming Events: Libby's Design Seminar and Book Signing Saturday, May 2 1:00 PM The Villager Gift Shop 1042 Sterling Avenue Flossmoor (708) 799-4844 Sunday, May 3 2 PM Toms-Price 374 Old Orchard Center Skokie (847) 675-9400 To purchase...
  • Bulls On The Loose Terrorize Long Island Neighborhood

    Bulls On The Loose Terrorize Long Island Neighborhood
    Two bulls forced a Long Island Rail Road train to come to a grinding halt Friday afternoon. Kenny Leitch, who was driving alongside the tracks in East Patchogue at the time, saw the large animals on the tracks. "I was driving down the road going to a...