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I’ve avoided writing a column about fishing with drones because, quite frankly, I think it’s an idiotic pursuit. But recently I’ve been getting reports from tackle shops that more and more customers are inquiring about using a drone rather than a surf rod to deliver a baited hook.
The body of a 23-year-old Eastport man was found lying on the ground in the grassy common at the Rough Riders condominium complex on Fort Pond in Montauk at 6 a.m. Saturday.
A two-vehicle crash on Montauk Highway in Amagansett on Saturday morning resulted in the arrest of a summer renter on drunken driving and cocaine possession charges
An East Hampton man who was just released from jail was back in handcuffs Friday evening, after allegedly stealing $5,000 worth of D.J. equipment from Club Leo in East Hampton.
Detectives are investigating an accident involving a motorcyclist and another vehicle on Route 114, near Goodfriend Drive, in East Hampton on Saturday afternoon, according to East Hampton Town Police Lieutenant John Claflin.
Along with the lightning, thunder, and rain, Wednesday afternoon's storm brought first responders out in droves to respond to fire and medical emergencies across the South Fork.
In response to the flood of big houses being built here on modest lots that almost disappear beneath them, and following the recent examples of Sag Harbor and East Hampton Villages, the town board has been discussing new rules that would limit a house’s size relative to the size of its lot.
It’s not all chill vibe and aloha spirit on these hot August days at Ditch Plain beach in Montauk. Friction ignited this week at the popular beach, a premier East Coast surfing spot, pitting old-guard surfers against the crowds flooding in in the wake of Montauk’s newfound popularity.
Political fund-raising for the presidential race heats up on the South Fork this weekend, with an event for Donald Trump to take place in East Hampton on Saturday and several fund-raisers for Hillary Clinton scheduled for the end of the month.