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Police were on high alert Friday and local schools were briefly put on lockdown as officers from nine departments conducted a townwide search for a despondent man who had fired a shotgun at his house in Springs.
With Election Day less than four weeks away, Representative Tim Bishop, a Democrat, and State Senator Lee Zeldin, his Republican challenger, are locked in a close contest.
On Tuesday night, the East Hampton School Board announced that it would not interview applicants for its open board seat and unanimously appointed Deme Minskoff, a middle school parent, to fill it.
The early-autumn air was crisp, East Hampton Town Councilman Fred Overton's Bonac chowder was steaming and thick, and the sun shone brilliantly as the East Hampton Town Trustees hosted the 24th annual Largest Clam Contest on the grounds of the Donald Lamb Building in Amagansett on Sunday.
Two girls and one of their mothers were injured Friday morning after the small car they were riding in was apparently struck by a flat-bed truck.
Shuttered restaurant would be an office.
Following what the clerk of the East Hampton Town Trustees called a “bureaucratic nightmare,” the Suffolk County Department of Public Works began dredging the west channel of Napeague Harbor yesterday.
The Lindley house has been unoccupied since Suffolk County took it over in 2010, when the family’s 35-year lease on the former Army lookout station expired.
Money would be included for more staff.