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This week is National Beach Safety Week and Rip Current Awareness Week, and the East Hampton Volunteer Ocean Rescue is using the occasion to remind people that the ocean so many of us enjoy can also be treacherous, with rip currents being a...
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has advised the public to keep its distance from seal pups that may be resting on the beach.
Children of all ages were dealt a crushing blow when, on May 21, after 146 years, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus gave its last-ever performance, at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale.
Rabbi Sheldon Zimmerman is leaving East Hampton after 10 years to return to Dallas, where he will lecture in the department of Jewish studies at Southern Methodist University.
It has been a little over a year since The Star discussed dyslexia with Helen Roussel, a Sag Harbor resident, mother of an 11-year-old dyslexic boy, and an indefatigable campaigner for increased awareness and improved educational approaches for...
In the June 20 East Hampton Village election, two candidates are running for a single seat on the village board. Philip O’Connell, who was appointed to the board after Elbert Edwards’s death in October, will try to keep the seat for the...
The Village of East Hampton will be the recipient of a $16,000 rebate from the State Department of Environmental Conservation’s Municipal Zero-Emission Vehicle rebate program for the installation of an electric vehicle charging station in the long-...
Memorial Day weekend this year brought the return of a restored Civil War-era cannon to the green at Ashawagh Hall, where it sits atop the stone war memorial inscribed with the names of veterans from Springs.
Cyanobacteria, which is known as blue-green algae, has been confirmed at Mill Pond in Water Mill and in Roth Pond at the State University’s Stony Brook campus.

An eight-hour course on safe and legal boating practices will be held at the John Jermain Memorial Library in Sag Harbor on Saturday and Sunday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. both days. It meets the requirements mandated by New York State for operators of...
Those watching East Hampton's Memorial Day parade on Monday donned raingear and stood under umbrellas as veterans, scouts, firefighters, and public officials marched down Main Street before gathering on the memorial green at Hook Mill to pay tribute...
Find out where the Memorial Day observances are from East Hampton to Southampton.
Laura Tooman assumed the presidency of the Concerned Citizens of Montauk on May 1, just as the town embarked on a monumental effort to protect groundwater, a coastal assessment resiliency plan is developed, hamlet studies proceed, and the summer...