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Students and staff in the East Hampton School District are in lockout mode Wednesday afternoon due to a police investigation in the area.
Jay Schneiderman, an outgoing Suffolk County Legislator and a former East Hampton Town supervisor, will be the next Southampton Town Supervisor.
Even as early results trickled in on Tuesday night, Larry Cantwell, the Democratic incumbent East Hampton Town supervisor, called it "an overwhelming victory for all of us," including incumbents Peter Van Scoyoc and Sylvia Overby.
Bridget Fleming received nearly 60 percent of the vote over political newcomer Amos Goodman.
The East End Drug Task Force raided a Sagaponack house Thursday and arrested two of its residents, accusing them of dealing large quantities of narcotics, including cocaine.
A fire ripped through an unoccupied building at Hartman's Briney Breezes Motel in Montauk early Friday morning.
The seller may not be willing, but Southampton Town officials are moving forward with a plan to purchase property in Sag Harbor with money from the community preservation fund.
The Springs School District administration has decided that before it chooses to put up four temporary or other modular classrooms by the start of the next school year, as recently recommended by its facilities committee, it must take a number of steps.
Richard Barons, executive director of the East Hampton Historical Society since 2006, will retire in the spring.