Frustration and criticism as a 48-unit project in Wainscott languishes

Fire commissioners are faulted on review
The Springs Fire District erected a 150-foot-tall cellphone tower behind the Springs Firehouse back in April. Morgan McGiven
An aerial view of the tower at the Springs Fire Department.Doug Kuntz

Animal disease center envisioned as site for renewable energy research
Nearly 20 people testified on Monday to the importance of preserving Plum Island and protecting it from development during a public hearing at Brookhaven Town Hall. Christine Sampson

Fire marshal, code enforcement officer, and three cops could be hired
East Hampton Town police worked with other law enforcement agencies in a townwide effort to nab drunken drivers in July.The town's tentative budget provides money to hire three more police officers, a code enforcement officer, and another fire marshal. Doug Kuntz