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Independence Day will go off with a bang, but one day later in Montauk and Southampton.
East Hampton Town’s community preservation fund, which receives the 2-percent tax on most real estate transfers, is flush and being well managed, according to a report given to the town board on Tuesday.
An agreement between the Suffolk County Parks Department and the Long Island Chapter of the United States Lighthouse Society will allow the long hoped for restoration of the Cedar Island Lighthouse.
A Montauk veteran of the war in Afghanistan was arrested on June 25 as part of the town’s crackdown on taxi drivers and charged with possession of a forged government-issued document, a felony.
The modest houses on Huntington Crossway in Bridgehampton stand in stark contrast to much of the hamlet, where the average house price is $2.3 million.
Nearly 600 listings but few Montauk vacancies
Public Service Department asks how $24 million project might be amortized
Thirty-four of the town’s most senior residents were recognized at the East Hampton Town Senior Citizens Center’s Over-90 party on Friday.
A fire that may have started on the outside of a house traveled into the attic before firefighters arrived on Tuesday evening.