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East Hampton’s budget workshop on Tuesday was the first of the 2016-17 process. The administration has not yet released a complete draft of next year’s budget nor announced any specific dollar decisions.
Two waterfront property owners received variances to replace existing houses at Tuesday’s session of the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals. One is at the Ditch Plain condominium complex in Montauk, the other in the Georgica Association in Wainscott.
The Sag Harbor Village Board took a break from proposed code revisions Tuesday night and instead discussed snow clearing and a law that would set appropriate times for leaf blowers and construction work.
Members of the Shinnecock Indian Nation voted last weekend to pursue growing medical marijuana and open processing and dispensary facilities for patients on their Southampton reservation.
A small residential greenhouse at Lazy Point in Amagansett was destroyed in a blaze that the shed it was attached also caught fire late Thursday morning.
There is another new nature book in town. This time the town is the Village of Sag Harbor and the nature in the book is Sag Harbor’s birds in photographs, poetry, prose, and other jits and jots.
The East Hampton and Bridgehampton High School boys basketball teams won league titles in games played Tuesday night.
Long gone are the days when only the bride and groom, their families, and closest friends relished photographs of the wedding day thanks to social media, like Instagram, Facebook and even wedding apps.
A fire broke out at a historic house known as Rowdy Hall, on Egypt Lane in East Hampton Village on Monday afternoon after 2 p.m.