Government


"There is no place in the state that will benefit more than Long Island from this funding,” State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. said of recent water quality measures proposed at the state level. Durell Godfrey

Larry Cantwell
Larry Cantwell, pictured at a 2014 meeting, has said that he will not seek re-election in November. He is midway through his second two-year term as East Hampton Town supervisor. Joanne Pilgrim


Gina Bradley, the owner of Paddle Diva, who is suing the East Hampton Town Zoning Board of Appeals over a recent decision regarding her operation at Shagwong Marina in East Hampton, is seen on the water on a summer day. Durell Godfrey





An erosion-control project installed by the Army Corps of Engineers on the Montauk beach, dubbed “Dirtbag Beach,” has made it into Senator Jeff Flake’s annual “Wastebook,” a compendium of government pork and boondoggles.