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Investigation leads to driver with several prior convictions
Edward L. Orr was arraigned Friday in East Hampton Town Justice Court on charges stemming from the apparent hit-and-run death of John Judge as he crossed Main Street in Amagansett on Oct. 23. Morgan McGivern

Village weighs leash law and stiffer regulations as summer nears
The East Hampton Village Board is considering greater restrictions of dogs on village beaches in the summer months and a requirement that they be kept on leashes. Morgan McGivern

Two jaunty ferry rides away, North Fork fun, food await
Ice skating at Greenport’s waterfront Mitchell Park is just one of the choices on the North Fork for those looking for a change of scenery this winter. Carrie Ann Salvi

‘It’s your noise. Take some responsibility,’ Noyac resident tells board

A bar and retail conversion at the Montauk Beach House was the subject of discussion by the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday. T.E. McMorrow


Edward L. Orr was arraigned in East Hampton Town Justice Court on charges stemming from the apparent hit-and-run death of John Judge as he crossed Main Street in Amagansett on Oct. 23. Morgan McGivern

Village to station officers; security will be studied

7-Eleven worker was hit by car, badly injured
A new donation jar has been placed at the Sag Harbor 7-Eleven to replace one that was stolen on Saturday. Carrie Ann Salvi

Case law contradicts town code, lawyer tells zoning panel
Tom Preiato, East Hampton Town’s top building inspector, explained his interpretation of the town’s complex building code on Tuesday. T.E. McMorrow