Government


Renderings show a new building in which East Hampton Town departments would be consolidated. L.K. McLean Associates
The new building was likened to three potato barns connected by atriums made of aluminum storefront framing and glass.L.K. McLean Associates
Architects have recommended an “open office furniture system” based on the unique needs or methodologies of the different departments. Above, a rendering by Waldner's furniture shows what that could look like.L.K. McLean Associates

AT&T cell phone antennas will soon be added to a white concrete tower in front the Montauk Lighthouse. Jane Bimson



One of four tweets Representative Lee Zeldin issued on Thursday in defense of President Trump's vulgar remarks on immigration. Twitter

Concern about upkeep of low-nitrogen systems
The Sagaponack Village Board will be keeping track of how upgraded septic systems function in East Hampton and Southampton and whether such systems can help protect water quality at places like Sagg Pond. David E. Rattray


While new East Hampton Town Trustees, including, at right, John Aldred and Susan Vorpahl, sat down for their first meeting, the board’s attorney, Richard Whalen, in the background, announced he would step down. Durell Godfrey