“I’m as excited to retire as I was when I got called to the police academy,” Lt. Thomas Grenci said Thursday, minutes before his colleagues honored him with a walk-out ceremony outside police headquarters in Wainscott. “I wanted to be a cop from day one.”
Sean P. Ludwick, who is accused of drunken driving and leaving the scene of a Noyac accident that killed his passenger, Paul Hansen, on Aug. 30, will be defended by Benjamin Brafman, an attorney who has represented the likes of Sean Combs, Michael Jackson, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, and Plaxico Burress.
Nearly 700 students at the John M. Marshall Elementary School trekked to the grassy field next to the school on Friday morning carrying symbols of peace -- pinwheels they had made themselves during classes last week.
An inspector’s sworn statement alleged that the house at 14 Hoover Court was rented by a group of eight people for several days around Aug. 11; the town code allows the rental or use of a property by no more than four unrelated people.
Shauna Stonemetz, the granddaughter of Glen Stonemetz Jr., who served as the Village of East Hampton’s chief of police from 1977 to 2000, was honored in a ceremony to mark her hiring as a public safety dispatcher.
Members of the East Hampton Town Board and candidates for their seats participated in a debate hosted by The Star and the East Hampton Group for Good Government on Saturday.
Massive wastewater treatment and water quality improvement plans for Hook and Town Ponds were described at an East Hampton Village Board meeting.