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The Rev. Denis Brunelle of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in East Hampton, the head of the East Hampton Clericus, delivered an impassioned and defiant statement against the federal government’s intention to deport millions of undocumented immigrants at a recent village board meeting.
The owner of a Springs house where an East Hampton teen allegedly overdosed on morphine on Jan. 29, was arraigned Friday in East Hampton Town Justice Court on multiple charges relating to under-age gatherings at the house, including one of felony drug dealing.
The facility primarily serves wealthy clients with drug addiction problems, while also offering grants to other residents with similar issues. It opened for business in November 2010, and within a year was met by opposition from neighbors.
The United States Golf Association has opened an office in Southampton in preparation for the 2018 U.S. Open Championship at Shinnecock Hills Golf Club.
Jill Malusky has been named the new executive director of the East Hampton Historical Society.
The Bridgehampton Presbyterian Church is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The state has launched a $1.5 million program enabling residents to test for lead in their drinking water free of charge.
The bomb was a 2006 Mercedes-Benz driven by Alec Wasser, 21, who police said was driving drunk when he lost control of the car and slammed into the side of a house in Water Mill in the early morning hours on Sunday.
President Donald Trump’s calls for increased enforcement of federal immigration laws and memos issued last week by the Department of Homeland Security outlining a broader focus on finding and detaining anyone who is in the country illegally have members of the East Hampton community on edge.
Representative Lee Zeldin answered questions from several constituents in a “telephone town hall” last Thursday, following the cancellation of an April in-person event at the Rogers Memorial Library in Southampton.
A plan to improve traffic and pedestrian safety along Bridgehampton’s Main Street is moving ahead, albeit slowly.
Bridgehampton residents want South­­­ampton Town officials to tighten the reins on the owners of a horse farm who are looking for retroactive planning board approval of work done without permission.
Debate, again, over Starbucks C.E.O.’s oceanfront property.