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Want more study before quick sale of town plant
Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby
Town Councilwoman Sylvia Overby called for more deliberation over what to do with the town’s scavenger waste plant during a discussion on Tuesday. Morgan McGivern

School turns to community as it looks to trim costs and programs in 2012-13

The East Hampton Zoning Board of Appeals is considering an application to tear down and rebuild a house on Mulford Lane in Amagansett
The East Hampton Zoning Board of Appeals is considering an application to tear down and rebuild a house on Mulford Lane in Amagansett, along with the construction of a rock revetment to prevent further erosion. Morgan McGivern

A Texas family gave full rein to their architect and designers
Conrad and Josie Goerl’s East Hampton house
Conrad and Josie Goerl’s East Hampton house, a 13,800-square-foot model of green energy and custom design. Durell Godfrey

Changes in school leadership, curriculum stoke parents’ frustration
The Ross School
Recent changes in curriculum and administration at the Ross School, that have both parents and students confused led to a meeting on Jan. 27 with Courtney Ross, the school’s founder and primary benefactor. Morgan McGivern

Lawsuit could have broad implications
Tom Ferreira
Tom Ferreira, outside his house on Navy Road in July of 2010, says the town illegally removed vehicles from his property, added the $19,700 hauling cost to his taxes, then placed a lien on his property when he couldn’t pay. Morgan McGivern

Now, placement could be regulated, too

Building Department gave okay then had doubts

Springs resident delves into pioneer’s history
Esther Katz, director of the Margaret Sanger Papers Project at New York University
Esther Katz, director of the Margaret Sanger Papers Project at New York University and a Springs resident, said Ms. Sanger believed that equality for women would come through control over their bodies, not from the right to vote. Bridget LeRoy

UpIsland buyer would charge town $18,575 a month unless deal is immediate
Morgan McGivern