Villages

At its last meeting of the year on Friday, the East Hampton Village Board scheduled a public hearing next month on a significant amendment to the zoning code and other hearings on a few parking and traffic issues.
"It's really about bringing the community together and looking toward the new year with hope," said Lisa Field, who helped organize a gathering set for Tuesday.
An online fund-raising campaign has been organized for Michael Lynch, who was saved from his burning building Friday morning.
The building that housed Compass real estate, which was destroyed by the fire that ripped through five Main Street buildings in Sag Harbor on Friday, was demolished.
Donations are being made to help a man who lost his home in the fire and to rebuild Main Street in Sag Harbor.
Long-running negotiations between East Hampton Town and the Bistrian family over the town's possible purchase and preservation of a large tract of farmland in Amagansett have reached yet another impasse.
Despite a devastating fire in five buildings on Main Street in Sag Harbor that closed many of the businesses there on Friday, Main Street was back open on Saturday morning for shoppers and diners.
The mill cottage on the Lion Gardiner home lot is going to become a museum devoted to 19th and early-20th-century landscape paintings, if plans come to fruition.
Save Sag Harbor, the civic group that railed against the redesign of the old Harbor Heights gas station, which recently reopened as a modern, upgraded facility, is concerned that the new premises may not be in line with agreements made during the planning process.
The Sag Harbor Village Board on Monday tabled a law that would bring its code in line with state laws and allow bowhunting on private property with an owner’s permission.
For those who already have everything they need, a donation to a local nonprofit in their names could be the holiday gift that keeps on giving.
Fire commissioners were elected on Tuesday in four districts serving residents of the Town of East Hampton. In Montauk and Amagansett, where there were contested races, more people than usual turned out to vote.
A holiday concert featuring original music will be presented at Ashawagh Hall on Thursday by Job Potter and Friends, along with special guest Fred Raimondo, beginning at 7:30. The annual concert now in its sixth year has become a community tradition...