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New York State has released a 300-page report on managing contaminants found in drinking water on Long Island. Detectable metalaxyl levels, above, among others, have been found in a number of East End samples.


A 85-1/2-inch-tall clock, made in East Hampton in 1798, sold at autction Saturday in New York City for $110,500. Sotheby's

Pastor asks, ‘How many have that courage?’
Vida Abundante Church and the Living Water Church choirs at a celebration on Martin Luther King Day at Calvary Baptist Church in East Hampton.
Klever Prieto performed with the Vida Abundante Church and the Living Water Church choirs at a celebration on Martin Luther King Day at Calvary Baptist Church in East Hampton. Morgan McGivern

Lawns’ safety, greenery draw them out of woods
The South Fork’s deer population is expanding beyond the reach of hunters. Durell Godfrey

A lesson in ‘the power one person has to spark tremendous change’
Jonathan Glynn, Melissa McMullan, and Shad St. Louis
Jonathan Glynn, Melissa McMullan, and Shad St. Louis celebrated the new year in Haiti and the progress made — and lives saved — by the not-for-profit organization Wings Over Haiti. Kasia Czechowicz

Dark-sky advocate fears brighter nights ahead

Economic inequality returns to the discussion
Mark Naison
Mark Naison, a professor at Fordham University also known as the Notorious Ph.D., recently spoke to political and activist groups on the East End. Carrie Ann Salvi

At last, Sag Harbor sees upscale reconstruction of Bulova watch factory
Construction has begun at the Bulova Watch factory in Sag Harbor
Construction has begun at the Bulova Watch factory in Sag Harbor, which will be converted into 65 apartments and town-house units. Carrie Ann Salvi