Government




Cars parked on South Edgemere Road on a busy summer night outside The Surf Lodge in Montauk New York Doug Kuntz

The difference between this nighttime beach scene from years past and ones today: Now, both East Hampton Town and East Hampton Village will require that beach fires be built in metal containers rather than directly on the sand. Durell Godfrey

Ballot measure would allow 20 percent for treatment and restoration


The State Department of Environmental Conservation reported a persistent bloom of cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, in Fort Pond and has cautioned against swimming or wading in it. T.E. McMorrow


Two directors at Hampton Country Day Camp were charged with multiple safety and crowding violations on Wednesday after a search of a staff house at 17 Ocean Boulevard in East Hampton. Doug Kuntz