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Suffolk County's Division of Vector Control will conduct aerial spraying for mosquito larvae sometime between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Thursday. This will be the third week in a row that spraying has occurred.
Jordan’s Run, a 5K run-walk in Sag Harbor honoring that village’s heroic Marine, Jordan C. Haerter, has, after taking some tentative steps in 2016, grown by leaps and bounds.
Monday was National Heatstroke Prevention Day, and the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles and the Governor's Traffic Safety Committee used the day to remind drivers to "look before you lock."
A noise complaint from a resident of Buell Lane in East Hampton Village shortly before midnight on Saturday drew police to 27 Edwards Lane, where they said they found over 50 young partiers in the backyard.
Days after a pondfront property owner successfully lobbied the East Hampton Town Trustees to allow increased testing of Wainscott Pond, sampling conducted by researchers from the Stony Brook University confirmed a bloom of toxic cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae, there.
Collaboration between the Cornell Cooperative Extension's marine program, the East Hampton Town Shellfish Hatchery, and the Great Peconic Race Committee will take off on Tuesday with the first event in the Cooperative's Back to the Bays series designed to enhance shellfish populations and increase marine habitats.
The Sag Harbor Community Band’s fourth annual performance of Tchai­kovsky’s “1812 Overture” will take place on Tuesday at 8 p.m. outdoors at the American Legion building.
Detectives are investigating what caused the one-car crash on Three Mile Harbor-Hog Creek Road, near Woodbine Drive.
Rain or shine, there is plenty to do in this last weekend of July, so start filling in your calendar.
East Hampton officials moved Wednesday to shut down a Montauk oceanfront residence used as a party spot for the app-based dating site Tinder, authorizing the town attorney to seek an injunction against using the house as hook-up central.
On Wednesday, Montauk was named this summer's most expensive beach destination in the United States.
A private study has found that one in five South Fork waterways tested between 2013 and 2016 had bacteria levels above a federal health standard at least 40 percent of the time. In some locations, results have been more than 100 times an Environmental Protection Agency safe level for coastal recreational waters.
The Town and Country report, which compares home sales reports year to year, was released on July 18.