The phones lit up when customers couldn't get their supply. "There are going to be a lot of people very upset this weekend," Suffolk County District Attorney Timothy D. Sini said.
This weekend is Ellen’s Run, a fund-raiser benefiting the Ellen Hermanson Foundation, which is credited with bringing new medical imaging technology to Stony Brook Southampton Hospital.
A small garage proposed on a 0.3-acre property may require “one variance too far,” the chairman of the East Hampton Village Zoning Board of Appeals said on Friday, after three neighbors complained about what they said was excessive coverage on the lot.  John and Mary Pizzo want to construct a detached garage at 37 Church Street, which would require variances, as it would fall within the required 10-foot side and rear-yard setbacks. The Pizzos would also need a variance allowing 150 feet of lot coverage over what is allowed. 
With the month of August has come a new face to East Hampton and St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. The Rev. Leandra Lambert, ordained as a deacon in March, began serving as curate, or assistant, to the Rev. Denis Brunelle on Aug. 1.
On the one hand, being called a commodity, a thing to acquire or trade, is degrading, no matter how many camels you say you could get for me. On the other, I'm an old-fashioned girl still on the marriage market, brought up by Greek parents who've alerted me to the danger of letting my stock go down.
Murf's Backstreet Tavern has received a slew of State Liquor Authority violations, including being a "disorderly premise" and source of noise and nuisance in Sag Harbor.
Despite difficult weather conditions, firefighters quickly extinguished a fire at a bayfront house in Amagansett on Saturday morning.
A 44-foot Meridian yacht sank after striking the west side of the Montauk jetty Thursday night, the Coast Guard said Friday.
A mosquito collected in East Hampton has tested positive for West Nile virus, according to James Tomarken, the commissioner of the Suffolk County Department of Health Services, who made the announcement on Friday.

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Mark Segal
Patricia Watt grew up with Cy Coleman, Arthur Schwartz, Jule Styne, Kurt Weill, Richard Rodgers, and Sammy Cahn, who were all family friends.

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More than a decade before Jason Biondo was born, Macy’s, the department store, and Raymond Loewy, the prolific industrial designer, commissioned the renowned architect Andrew Geller to design about 200 prefabricated houses for Culloden Point, a peninsula less than three miles from Montauk’s downtown. It was 1963, and the Leisurama homes, as they were called, cost between $13,000 and $17,000.