Government

Morgan McGivern


Summertime parking on portions of the ocean beach in East Hampton Town will continue after a state court dismissed lawsuits by property owners who had objected to the growing number of vehicles there on some weekends. The East Hampton Star

East Hampton High School is the polling place East Hampton's Election Districts 1 and 14 Christine Sampson

Fund extended to 2050, 20 percent for H2O
Lines to vote at the East Hampton Emergency Services Building were out the door and into the hallway at midday on Tuesday. Durell Godfrey

Court strikes down efforts to tamp aircraft noise
East Hampton Town’s 2015 laws restricting overnight takeoffs and landings at East Hampton Airport, and limiting noisy planes — an attempt to reduce the aircraft noise that generates complaints from across the East End — were struck down last week in federal court. Morgan McGivern

Big night for incumbents: LaValle, Thiele re-elected
Lee Zeldin, right, was easily re-elected to a second term in Congress on Tuesday, defeating his opponent, former Southampton Town Supervisor Anna Throne-Holst. Photos by Durell Godfrey and Morgan McGivern

the Arbor restaurant property in Montauk
The Suffolk County Heath Department is not enforcing an Environmental Protection Agency mandate requiring the removal of large-capacity cesspools, one of which may be underground at the site of Arbor restaurant in Montauk. T.E. McMorrow

Docked 30 days for ‘unauthorized work,’ ‘reckless conduct,’ he denies charges
Bill Taylor
The East Hampton Town Board voted to suspend Bill Taylor for 30 days without pay. He has pledged to fight charges. Morgan McGivern