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People anxious to meet Hillary Clinton started lining up for her sold-out book signing at BookHampton in East Hampton at 10 a.m. Saturday morning, and by 5 p.m. the line stretched down Main Street and around the block.
The Amagansett Fire Department's chicken barbecue was well under way Sunday evening when a call came in of a car fire on Abram's Landing Road near Montauk Highway.
A hastily scheduled East Hampton Town Board meeting will be held on Aug. 27 to address the concerns of East End residents about noise from aircraft that use East Hampton Airport.
New faces from the political world spiced up the annual event.
Nathaniel H. Miller, an East Hampton Town Trustee accused of choking another man at a Maidstone Park beach barbecue last month, was cleared of the charge Thursday in East Hampton Town Justice Court.
Lauren Bacall, one of the sirens of Hollywood’s golden age and a Tony-award winning actress for her work on Broadway, died Tuesday from what has been reported to be a massive stroke at home in New York.
John D. Re is lauded by some as an art expert who guided them to important art purchases at discount prices. Others, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which has accused him of selling fake Jackson Pollocks for almost $2 million, consider him a thief, peddling forged art and tall tales.
Details of one proposal submitted to East Hampton Town for use of the 19-acre Amagansett Farm that the town purchased this year were provided this week.
While Sag Harbor Village officials mull a moratorium on reviews and approval of wetlands variances, the mayor is overhauling the very committee that considers them.